Washington, D.C. - Aug 9-11, 2017
The USDA Reports Trip is a three-day excursion tracing the development and release of USDA Crop Reports. Participants will hear from both Kansas and National Agricultural Statistics Service personnel; then fly to Washington D.C. where the group will have the opportunity to observe the August, “USDA Lock Up,” and monthly report to the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture regarding U.S. crop production, and world supply and demand.
For more information, contact Mark Nelson at 785.587.6103
Tour the Carolinas - Sept 25-29, 2017
See the many facets of southern agriculture when you tour North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia. Stops include the Port of Charleston, tobacco, peanut, cotton and timber agriculture, and historical stops.
Rates are $2,000 per person. For more information, call Nancy Brown at 785.587.6111.
Ireland - June 17-28, 2018
Join us on a 10-day trip across the pond as we learn about agriculture in Ireland, Scotland and England. Stops include visits to dairy, cattle, horse, sheep and crop farms. One day will be spent at Britain’s premier agricultural event, the Royal Highland Show, where you will see farm exhibits and livestock. Time will also be set aside for sightseeing, including gardens, castles, and of course, London.
For more infomation, contact Meagan Cramer at 785.587.6821 or Nancy Brown at 785.576.6111.