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Sioux Falls Beef Crawl

3/24/2015 - For the past few years South Dakota Farm Families has hosted a “Beef Crawl” in Rapid City.  We’re excited because this great event is finally moving to Sioux Falls!   For this unique evening, participants will get to dine with local beef producers at three restaurants i... Read More

National Ag Week Activities

3/12/2015 - March 15th through 21st is National Ag Week, but here at South Dakota Farm Families we are starting the celebration early.  This week and next we will be visiting six schools on the eastern side of South Dakota.  Students from Milbank to Yankton will be visited by local farmers to learn mo... Read More

Ag Week Essay Contest

3/3/2015 - SD Ag in the Classroom and SD Farm Families Host Essay Contest MILLER, S.D.-South Dakota Ag in the Classroom (SDAIC) and South Dakota Farm Families are sponsoring an essay contest for all South Dakota third- and fourth-graders and high school seniors in South Dakota. The themes of the contest re... Read More

Have YOU signed up for Farmers Serving Families?

3/3/2015 - By: Rebecca Christman If you’re like me, you are fortunate enough to know where your next meal is coming from.  Unfortunately not everyone in South Dakota has that luxury.  Hunger in South Dakota is real. 1 in every 8 people in South Dakota is hungry.  Many of those people are ... Read More

Annual Meeting 2014

11/19/2014 - Join us to celebrate Ag United's 10th Anniversary! Our speaker this year is Rod Snyder, President of Field to Market.  For your complimentary ticket, please email info@agunited.org or call (605) 336-3622.  Date: Dec. 9th, 2014 Time: 11:30am - 1:00pm Place: Hilton Garden Inn South (I-229... Read More

Best Hot Beef Constest!

9/9/2014 - As the fall election season heats up, debates on a number of important issues are happening all around South Dakota.  But there is at least one thing that Republicans and Democrats alike can agree on . . . the hot beef sandwich is a South Dakota staple! South Dakota Farm Families would like to... Read More

Kludt Farms Open House

8/8/2014 - MENNO, SD – South Dakota Farm Families and Bryan and Melissa Kludt, will be hosting an open house at their new hog barn on Monday, August 18th from 5:30pm to 7:30pm.  The free, family-friendly event will provide guests with an opportunity to see first-hand where the pork products they e... Read More

VanderWal Feedlot Open House

7/11/2014 - TOM AND KATY VANDERWAL HOST FEEDLOT OPEN HOUSE TO SHOWCASE NEW HOOP BARN VanderWal family opens doors to community   VOLGA, SD – South Dakota Farm Families and Tom and Katy VanderWal, will be hosting an open house at VanderWal Feedlot on Saturday, July 19 from 10:00am to 1:00pm.&nb... Read More

Explore a fresh perspective on food

7/10/2014 - YOU are a consumer of agricultural products every day.  Every time you eat you are supporting a farmer.  How much do you really think about the food that you are eating? Do you know how beef is raised, or how eggs get from the chicken into your refrigerator? If these are questions you wo... Read More