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Department of Agronomy



Kansas ranks 4th in the US in sunflower production, and we grow both non-oil as well as oil type varieties. In 2018, 89 million pounds of sunflowers were grown on 65,000 acres, worth over $16 million. The northwest part of the state is where the most acres are planted.  



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Jeanne Falk Jones
Multi-County Extension Specialist
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Dr. Stewart Duncan
Northeast Area Extension Agronomist
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Dr. Lucas Haag
Associate Professor
Northwest Area Extension Agronomist
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