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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

Cottonwood Ridge Dairy Open House

6/24/2014 - South Dakota Farm Families and the Nussbaum family, will be hosting an open house at Cottonwood Ridge Dairy on Saturday, July 12 from 10:00am to 1:00pm.  The free, family-friendly event will provide guests with an opportunity to see first-hand where the dairy products they enjoy get their sta... Read More

Day on the farm at Royalwood Dairy

6/20/2014 - by: Amanda Buus, Ag United Summer Intern 2014 Ever wondered where your food comes from and how it’s produced? On Saturday, June 14th the Ode family invited guests from all around for the 7th annual day on the farm at Royalwood Dairy in Brandon, SD. Over 700 people came out for the event, and ... Read More

7th Annual Day on the Farm at Royalwood Dairy

6/5/2014 - BRANDON,  SD – The Ode family is celebrating June Dairy Month by hosting an open house on their farm, Royalwood Dairy near Brandon, on Saturday, June 14 from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. The free, family-friendly event will provide guests with an opportunity to see first-hand where the d... Read More

Hill Top Dairy Farm Tour

6/2/2014 - The Reuvekamp family of Elkton, is hosting a tour of their farm, Hilltop Dairy, on Saturday, June 7th from 12:30 to 2:30. A bus will leave from the Swiftel Center every half hour. The tours are being held in conjunction with Dairy Fest, in celebration of June Dairy month. The free bus tours will p... Read More

Featured Farmer Profile Stephanie Nussbaum, Nussbaum Dairy

5/28/2014 - Just like any other family-run business, bringing in the next generation of family members to a farming operation requires communication and planning.  There is no one-size-fits-all secret to success; a transition plan has to be specific to meet the needs of each farm and each family.  F... Read More