2023 Summer Meeting


Invites you to participate in our 2023 Summer Event!


Wed., July 26, 2023

Registration: 7:00 a.m.

Tee off at 8:00 a.m.

Colbert Hills, Manhattan, KS

Participate by playing and/or becoming a sponsor!

FAMILY FUN EVENT – July 26, 2023

KSU ICE Basketball practice facility tours will be available at 6:15 pm and 6:45 pm.

A shuttle bus (holds 20) will leave at 5:45 pm and 6:20 pm from the front doors of the Hilton Garden Inn going to the KSU ICE facility. The bus will return passengers back to the hotel after the tour.


Meet us at the entrance of the ICE facility. (Enter through Gate 8 off Kimball Ave, drive past the new football indoor facility and you should see the ICE Basketball practice facility.)

7:30 pm to 9:00 pm – Corn Hole Tournament, Big Basin, Hilton Garden Inn. Appetizers will be served.

2023 KSIA Summer Event Agenda

Thursday, July 27, 2023

Hilton Garden Inn, Manhattan, KS

Breakfast                                  7:15 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Foyer Area

Registration                              7:30 a.m. – Noon, Foyer Area

AGSECO Associates                  8:00 a.m. – McDowell/Tuttle/Alcove room

Limagrain Associates               8:45 a.m. –  McDowell/Tuttle/Alcove room

Break                                         9:45 a.m. – Foyer Area

Westbred Associates             10:00 a.m – McDowell/Tuttle/Alcove room

Syngenta/Agripro Assoc.       11:00 a.m. – McDowell/Tuttle/Alcove room

Buffet Lunch begins               12:00 p.m. – Foyer Area DE

Lunch Program                       12:15 p.m. – McDowell/Tuttle/Alcove  room

  • Introductions
  • Sponsor recognition
  • Hootie Open Report
  • 2023 Scholarship winners
  • ASTA Update – Janae Brady
  • Lab report: Eric Fabrizius – Kansas Crop Improvement
  • Dr. Deann Presley – Dept. of Environmental Soil Science and Mgmt. – KSU                            

Allan Fritz – Professor, Wheat Breeding at KSU 1:30 p.m. – McDowell/Tuttle/Alcove room

Kansas Wheat Alliance Associates    2:15 p.m. – McDowell/Tuttle/Alcove room

Trade Show available throughout the day in the Foyer.

SPECIAL THANKS to Our 2023 Summer Sponsors!!

            Complimentary Meals and Family Event sponsors provide by:


Hootie Open Sponsors

Gold Level – KWA, Manchester Bag, Star Seed, Syngenta Seed Care

Silver Level – Ag Seco, Bratney Company, Syngenta Seed Care

Bronze Level – Blankenship Seed, Central Bag