Feb 23

Vipan Kumar

Assistant Professor, Weed Science

Dept. of Agronomy & Ag Research, Hays

Kansas State University

March 10

Yonghui Li

Assistant Professor, Cereal Chemistry

Dept. of Grain Science & Industry

Kansas State University

April 13

Heidi Nebel

Managing Member and Chair

Chemical and Biotech. Practice Group

McKee, Voorhees & Sease, PLC

May 11

Venugopal Mendu

Associate Professor, Cell Wall Biology

Dept. of Plant and Soil Sciences

Texas Tech University 

June 8

Jourdan Bell

Assistant Professor, Agronomist

Agrilife Research and Extension

Texas A&M University

July 13

James Drouillard

Professor, Beef Cattle Nutrition

Dept. of Animal Science & Industry

Kansas State University 

August 10

Brent Bean

Agronomy Director

United Sorghum Checkoff Program


Sept 14

Yinping Jiao

Assistant Professor, Crop Genetics

Institute of Genomics for Crop Abiotic Stress Tolerance, Texas Tech University

Oct 8

Christine Diepenbrock

Assistant Professor, Crop Nutritional Quality and Abiotic Stress Tolerance

Dept. of Plant Sciences, UC Davis

Nov 9

Hugo Cuevas

Research Geneticist


Dec 14

Ramasamy Perumal

Associate Professor, Sorghum Breeder

Dept. of Agronomy & Ag Research-Hays

Kansas State University

The Seminar Team

Sarah Sexton-Bowser

CSI Managing Director

Kansas State University



Ramasamy Perumal

Associate Professor

Sorghum Breeder

Kansas State Unversity