$12.50 – $100

2022 Great Plains Growers Conference - Live & Hybrid

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Missouri Western State University

4525 Downs Drive

Saint Joseph, MO 64507

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Please join us January 7-8 for the 2022 Great Plains Growers Conference. This 2-day conference attracts 350-400 vegetable and fruit growers

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Please join us January 7-8 for the 2022 Great Plains Growers Conference. This 3-day conference attracts 350-400 vegetable, fruit, cut flower and other specialty crop growers from Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska each year, including a variety of full and part time farm market and diversified horticulture producers. 

Concurrent educational program tracks are offered throughout the conference addressing the following topics. 

  • Business Management/Marketing
  • Tree Fruits
  • Small Fruits
  • Organic Farming​
  • Conventional Vegetable Production
  • Greenhouse, High Tunnel & Hydroponic Production
  • Vegetable Integrated Pest Management

We hope you will consider attending this great educational event, which also features a vendor and trade show with 50+ exhibitors. 

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Program Schedule

Friday, January 7

  • 8:00 am - 9:00 am       Registration & Trade Show
  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm       General Session (lunch between 11:00 am - 1:00 pm)
  • 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm       Growers Association Meetings
  • 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm       Pizza Dinner & Grower Innovation Hour of Fun (On campus)

Saturday, January 8

  • 8:00 am - 9:00 am       Registration & Trade Show
  • 9:00 am - 3:30 pm       General Session (lunch between 11:00 am - 1:00 pm)
  • 1:00 pm                      Trade Show ends

FAQs

When does early-bird registration end? 

December 15, 2021

 What are my parking options?

Free parking is available on the Missouri Western State University campus, with parking lots located adjacent to the Fulkerson Center on the east and south sides of the building.

What is the conference security and liability policy? 

Normal security provisions will be in effect. University Extension and/or Missouri Western State University will not be liable for theft and will not assume any liability, legal or otherwise, for accidents of any nature. If there are issues with security or access to the building, contact MWSU campus police, 816-271-4438.

What's are the conference hotels?

Stoney Creek Inn    816-901-9600; Drury Inn   816-364-4700; ​Hampton Inn    816-390-9300.  Visit the conference website's lodging page for more information and details. 

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Missouri Western State University

4525 Downs Drive

Saint Joseph, MO 64507

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Refund policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

Organizer Great Plains Growers Conference Committee

Organizer of 2022 Great Plains Growers Conference - Live & Hybrid

Organized by Extension professionals from the following universities: University of Missouri, Iowa State University, Kansas State University, Lincoln University and University of Nebraska - Lincoln. 

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