Keynote speaker: katie nixon
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The conference will abide by Missouri Western University's Covid mitigation policies. Effective Monday, Nov. 15, 2021 all students, faculty, staff and visitors are required to wear a mask covering their nose and mouth in all public indoor spaces on Missouri Western University campus.
Great Plains Growers Conference (GPGC) is a great local conference for commercial fruit and vegetable producers from Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska and other midwest states providing research-based information, from both vegetable research specialists and local growers, to help your farms grow and thrive.
The 2022 conference will be hybrid (in-person + virtual).
2022 Track Topics Include:
Full Conference Agenda
Presentation recordings will be available to watch on the conference website until March 31, 2022 for registered participants.
the trade show
An in-person Trade show will provide opportunities for vendors to show and discuss with you current product offerings, including the latest seeds, supplies, equipment, and grower information.
The NCR-SARE Farmers Forum gives farmers, researchers, and educators the opportunity to share results from their on-farm grant research projects with other growers. The grant projects are supported by North Central Region-Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (NCR-SARE), a USDA-funded program that supports and promotes sustainable farming and ranching by offering competitive grants and educational opportunities.
This conference is organized by Extension professionals from the following universities: