Risk and Profit Conference

One Day Only: August 13

See 2019 presentations HERE

An annual conference hosted by the Department of Agricultural Economics that provides an opportunity for key agricultural decision makers to interact with each other and with faculty on important topics in agriculture.

Questions? Rich Llewelyn at rvl@ksu.edu or 785.532.1504.

Dates & Location
Thursday, August 13, 2020

Manhattan

K-State Alumni Center
100 Alumni Center 1720 Anderson Ave
Manhattan , KS

Questions? Rich Llewelyn at rvl@ksu.edu or 785.532.1504.

Schedule
THURSDAY, AUGUST 13, 2020

  8:30 am                              REGISTRATION

  9:00 am – 9:40 am           GENERAL SESSION
         Grain Market Situation and Outlook
        Dan O’Brien, Kansas State University

  9:50 am – 10:40 am         BREAKOUT SESSION I

10:40 am - 10:55 am          BREAK

10:55 am – 11:45 am          BREAKOUT SESSION II

11:45 am – 12:20 pm          LUNCH (Prime-Rib)

12:20 pm - 1:20 pm            GENERAL SESSION
        A Conversation With a Kansas Producer

1:30 pm – 2:20 pm             BREAKOUT SESSION III

2:20 pm - 2:35 pm              BREAK

2:35 pm – 3:25 pm             BREAKOUT SESSION IV

3:35 pm – 4:15 pm            GENERAL SESSION
                 Livestock Market Outlook
        Glynn Tonsor, Kansas State University

4:15 pm – 4:30 pm           FINAL QUESTIONS and WRAP-UP

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Registration information

Register online: Coming Soon!

Or download BROCHURE (coming soon) and send a check made out to KSU EXTENSION
Rich Llewelyn
345 Waters Hall
1603 Old Claflin Place
Manhattan, KS 66506

By August 7, 2020: $100

After August 7, 2020: $125

Questions? Rich Llewelyn at rvl@ksu.edu or 785.532.1504.

Trade show

No trade show this year. See you next year. 

More information, contact Rich Llewelyn: rvl@ksu.edu or 785.532.1504 .

Directions

To Manhattan, Kansas and the K-State Alumni Center (17th & Anderson):

From the east: I-70 to exit 313. North on Hwy 177 to Ft. Riley Blvd then west to 17th Street. North (right) on 17th to Anderson Ave. 

From the west: I-70 to exit 303. North on Hwy K114/K18 (Ft. Riley Blvd) to 17th St. North (left) on 17th to Anderson.

From the north: Hwy 77 south to Seth Child Rd (Hwy 113). South on Seth Child to Anderson Ave. East (left) on Anderson to 17th St.

Hotel accomodations
Holiday Inn - Campus
 
1641 Anderson
 Manhattan, KS 66502
 785.539.7531
 Conference Rate: $99.95 + tax / night
 
Single or Double
 Rates valid August 21, 22, or 23, 2019
 Cut-Off Date: July 27, 2020
 Use Group Code:
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Four Points, By Sheraton
 530 Richards Dr
 Manhattan, KS 66502
 785.587.5571
K-State Rate: $80 + tax / night
 
Single or Double
No Cut-Off Date: Ask for K-State Rate

 

Parking

There is limited parking available at the Alumni Center. If spots are available, you can park there. You will need an Alumni Center pass, which will be available as you arrive.

A campsus parking permit is included in the registration fee, for either the lot west of Old Stadium, or for the parking garage. Permits will be available on Thursday morning at the Alumni Center driveway and at the entrance to the parking lot west of the Old Stadium or at the registration table throughout the conference. You MUST obtain your conference parking permit before parking your vehicle on campus.  Hang this permit on your rearview mirror, facing the front of your vehicle.  This permit is not valid in metered lots.

  • Parking is permitted only in areas designated for parking

  • Parking is not permitted on campus streets or drives

  • Please observe HANDICAP, RESERVED and NO PARKING zones; these are TOW ZONES and violators will be towed.

  • Limited parking is available in the Alumni Parking. Be sure to get an Alumni Center parking tag from the registration desk.

  • More parking is available in the lot west of Old Stadium (across Denison Avenue), north of the Catholic Church, using the parking permit, or in the parking garage.

For more information, contact Rich Llewelyn at the phone or email below:
Phone: 785-532-1504  Email: rvl@ksu.edu