Keep our family farms growing.

Welcome to Ag United

Welcome to Ag United. We are farmers, ranchers and other members of rural communities across South Dakota who believe in growing agriculture, the number one industry in our state.

Our mission is very simple: promoting and advancing farm and ranch families and rural communities in South Dakota.

Rural Ramblings

Calving Season

2/17/2015 - If you’re a native of South Dakota, you are probably well acquainted with all four seasons.  Farmers know the ins and outs of the weather b... Read More

Sioux Empire Farm Show Recap

2/2/2015 - by Rebecca Christman Last week was the Sioux Empire Farm Show in Sioux Falls, and just a couple days ago the trailers were packed up, and everyone he... Read More

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See South Dakota Farms

Want to learn more about where your food comes from and how it is produced? You can tour a South Dakota farm to learn first hand from those involved in production agriculture how they are caring for their livestock and the land.

Upcoming Events

Farmers Serving Families

March 12

For the past several years, Ag United and farm family volunteers have celebrated National Ag Week by serving a meal at The Banquet in Sioux Falls. We will need about 40 volunteers on Thursday, March 12, to help prepare and serve a meal beginning at 5:15 pm.  If you are interested in volunteering, sign up online or call 605-336-3622.

Sign Up Here!

National Ag Week School Visits

March 9-19

During this week, dairy and hog farmers visit local schools to explain how dairy and pork products end up on students plates in the form of pizza. Volunteers share about their farms, and then end the lesson by serving pizza!

Ag Day at the Pavillion

March 21

Learn more about South Dakota agriculture at Ag Day! Free activities for kids (and adults) interested in learning more about the food on your plate. Learn more at


Sioux Falls Beef Crawl

March 30

Enjoy a night out in downtown Sioux Falls. Enjoy a beef appetizer, entree, and dessert at two of Sioux Falls' top restaurants. Guests will be dining with South Dakota beef producers. 

Appetizer: Crawford's
Entree & Dessert: Parker's Bistro 

Purchase tickets here! 

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