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2020 AgVocates of the Year: Zane and Sandy Williams

12/18/2020 -   AG UNITED FOR SOUTH DAKOTA NAMES ZANE AND SANDY WILLIAMS 2020 AGVOCATES OF THE YEAR   SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Zane and Sandy Williams of Irene, S.D., were named the 2020 AgVocate of the Year by the board of directors for Agriculture United for South Dakota. The award was presented to the Wil... Read More

Spink Colony Showcases Newly Opened Käsemeister Creamery

5/16/2018 - SPINK COLONY SHOWCASES NEWLY OPENED KASEMEISTER CREAMERY Spink Colony near Frankfort invites public to open house on June 1    FRANKFORT, SD: Spink Colony is celebrating the opening of Käsemeister Creamery with an Open House on June 1st from 11am – 4pm, at 18206 Spink Lane, Frankfort, Sout... Read More

Internship Opportunity with Ag United

10/4/2017 - Interested in helping South Dakota’s farm and ranch families tell their story to communities, neighbors and consumers?  Consider applying for an internship with Ag United for South Dakota!  The internship helps build skills in communications, event planning, social media and provides the opportu... 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

Bruce Burkhart Recognized as AgVocate of the Year

12/20/2016 - Dell Rapids Farmer Receives Third Annual Award from Ag United for South Dakota   SIOUX FALLS, SD – Bruce Burkhart of Dell Rapids, South Dakota, was named AgVocate of the Year by the board of directors for Agriculture United for South Dakota at the organization’s annual luncheon D... Read More

Legislative Candidate Forum

9/9/2016 - MINNEHAHA COUNTY CANDIDATE FORUM TO FOCUS ON AGRICULTURE AND RURAL ISSUES South Dakota state legislature candidates from Districts 9, 10, and 25 to respond to agriculture questions     BALTIC, SD – Ag United for South Dakota will host a Candidate Forum on September 21st at 7pm i... Read More

August Agvocates

8/30/2016 - During August we were fortunate to host events for guests from ages 1 to 99.  We hosted an open house for young hog producers returning to the family farm, we arranged our first farm tour for a nursing home, and we put together Total Mixed Ration snack bags with children at Sioux Empire Fair.... Read More

Breakfast on the Farm Info

6/16/2016 - 9th ANNUAL BREAKFAST ON THE FARM AT BRANDON DAIRY TO FEATURE TOURS AND CHILDREN’S ENTERTAINMENT Ode family opens doors to community   BRANDON, SD – The Ode family is celebrating June Dairy Month by hosting an open house on their farm, Royalwood Dairy near Brandon, on Saturday, Ju... Read More