New Farmer U and Trade Show debuts in 2021

An event and trade show tailored to the High Plains farmer

High Plains Journal is thrilled to return to live, in-person events in 2021. Plans are underway to debut the Farmer U and Trade Show, Aug. 18 and 19, at the Kansas Star Event Center, Mulvane, Kansas.

The two-day program will feature keynote speakers each day, breakout sessions, a trade show, and networking opportunities for Farmer U attendees. Sessions will provide practical information for the High Plains farmer on topics such as: soil health, irrigation soybeans, corn, wheat, sorghum, alfalfa and cotton.

In addition to the educational content, the event will feature a social and entertainment on Aug. 18. Awards will be given to producers who demonstrate excellence and leadership in the agriculture industry. To apply or nominate someone, complete the entry form at

Attendee registration will open April 19 at An Early Bird Discount rate of $50 is good April 19 to May 10. Regular registration price starting May 11 will be $100 per person.

Farmer U Trade Show space is currently available, but filling up quickly. To make sure you and your company are visible at this in-person event for the High Plains farmer, contact Jason Koenig, sales manager and account executive, at 314-873-3125, or at [email protected]. For more event information or to submit a speaker or topic for consideration for the 2021 Farmer U and Trade Show, visit

To ensure the safety of our guests and exhibitors, High Plains Journal will be complying with all local and state pandemic precautions. For more information, visit