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2023 Kansas Ag Growth Summit

The Kansas Department of Agriculture will host the eighth annual Kansas Governor's Summit on Agricultural Growth on Thursday, August 17, 2023, at the Manhattan Conference Center, 410 S. 3rd Street in Manhattan, Kansas.

The Summit involves Kansas farmers, ranchers, and agribusinesses working together in a collaborative setting to discuss growing the agriculture industry in Kansas. We welcome producers, business owners, ag educators, community leaders, and representatives of ag organizations from across the state to join us to talk about how we can work together to expand opportunities for Kansas agriculture.

The annual Ag Growth Social will be held the evening of August 16. 

Both the Social and the Summit are FREE, although we request that you register so we can have sufficient food for all attendees.



A hotel block has ben reserved at the Hilton Garden Inn for attendees of the Ag Growth Summit.  BOOK HERE NOW

Reservation details: The special room rate will be available until Saturday, July 22, 2023, or until room block is sold out, whichever comes first. To secure a guest room reservation, a credit card will be required. Reservations cancelled within 48 hours of arrival will incur a charge for the first night’s Room/Tax charge. 

Event Sponsorships

The Kansas Department of Agriculture thanks all of our sponsors for helping make this event possible and for all you do to support and grow Kansas agriculture. Your partnership on the 2023 Kansas Summit on Agricultural Growth and other initiatives are greatly appreciated.

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor for future events, please contact Auburn Wassberg at or 785-564-6799 with your commitment and any questions. Sponsorship levels include: Gold at $1,000 and above; Silver at $500-999; and Bronze at $100-499. All sponsors will receive recognition and are invited to attend the festivities.

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