The authors of “The Wheat Beat” include the staff and board members of the Kansas Wheat Commission and Kansas Association of Wheat Growers, working together as Kansas Wheat.
The KWC is a grower-funded, grower-governed advocacy organization working to secure the future of Kansas wheat in the global marketplace through international trade, resarch and variety improvement. Its mission is to increase wheat producer productivity and profitability through research, education and domestic and international market development. The KWC is funded by a voluntary, 1.5 cent checkoff collected from each bushel of wheat produced in Kansas. wheat harvested in Kansas.
The KAWG is a member-governed organization representing wheat growers in planning legislation, advising government and international agencies on matters affected wheat and farmers, and providing grass-roots leadership to the U.S. wheat industry. Dues are $100 per year. Click here to join KAWG.