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Royalwood Dairy Celebrates 10 Years of Breakfast on the Farm

6/5/2017 - The Ode Family June Dairy Month has been celebrated by dairy farm families in the U.S for more than 75 years, and one South Dakota family has created their own tradition by hosting an open house event on their farm each year for a decade.  The Ode family is gearing up to host the... Read More

Rapid City Beef Crawl

4/6/2017 - Rapid City, SD food lovers will have a unique opportunity on May 1. Not only will they be able to sample delicious beef dishes at Rapid City's top restaurants, they'll also be dining with the ranchers who made the meal possible.  The Fifth Annual Beef Crawl is set for May 1, 2017 in Rapid ... Read More

2017 National Ag Week Activities

2/28/2017 - Ag United for South Dakota Hosts Multiple Events for National Ag Week South Dakota Farm Families Spread the Word About Agriculture   Brad Greenway, a Mitchell pig farmer, presenting to fourth grade students in Mitchell during Ag Week 2016. SIOUX FALLS, S.D.—Ameri... Read More

Farmers Feeding Families - March 30th

2/19/2017 - For the past several years, Ag United, farm family volunteers, and agriculture professionals have celebrated National Ag Week by serving a meal at The Banquet in Sioux Falls. We will need about 40 volunteers on Thursday, March 30th, to help prepare and serve a meal. Volunteers can c... Read More

Holiday Photo Contest!

12/20/2016 - Do you have photos of beautiful fields covered in snow? Maybe photos of the family baking Christmas cookies? Check out the entry guidelines and then email your best to rebecca@agunited.org to enter it in our holiday photo contest! The winner will receive Beef Bucks, plus bragging right... Read More

Annual Luncheon Info 2016

11/29/2016 - The guest speaker will be South Dakota native and former South Dakota State Secretary of Agriculture and Ag United volunteer, Bill Even.  Bill was named the Chief Executive officer of the National Pork Board in June 2016.  The luncheon will be held at the Sioux Falls Convention center i... Read More

Sioux Falls Beef Crawl 2016

11/14/2016 - Do you love trying new foods? Are you interested in learning more about how farmers care for their animals? Join us tonight for the Sioux Falls Beef Crawl!   The beef crawl is a progressive dinner, where guests will eat an appetizer, entrée,  and dessert at three different restaur... Read More

Sioux Falls Beef Crawl

11/4/2016 -  Beef Crawl to Feature Delicious Dishes at Top Sioux Falls Restaurants Area foodies can dine with South Dakota farmers at annual event  SIOUX FALLS, SD -- South Dakota food lovers will have a unique opportunity on November 14th.   Not only will they be able to sample delicious b... Read More

Farmer's Daughter: Legislative Candidate Forum

9/19/2016 -   We all know the election will be coming up in just a couple months. I’m sure you’ve heard plenty about the candidates on the national level, but how much do you about the candidates that will be running in our state elections?   If you live in Minnehaha County and call L... Read More