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Interested in membership with the SD Specialty Producers or Beverage Producers Associations (formerly Wine Growers)? Please complete these 2 steps. Submit our membership form. Then complete payment using the button below.

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Contributions or gifts to SDSPA or SDBPA are not tax deductible. However, they may be tax deductible as ordinary and necessary business expenses. Consult with your tax advisor for information.

About Us

The nonprofit South Dakota Specialty Producers Association (SDSPA)comprises a diverse, geographically dispersed group of specialty producers in the state. SDSPA’s members are growers, processors, and others interested in producing and marketing specialty crops and other products. The organization represents non-commodity products that include fruits and vegetables, specialty meats, wine, organic flax, and honey. In addition to promoting its members’ products, SDSPA:   

- Develops cooperative marketing opportunities.

- Serves as a venue for networking and information gathering.

- Markets agritourism.

- Promotes South Dakota product identity.

- Offers educational programs.

Supports research.

- Works with legislators and policymakers.

- Partners with other organizations on common goals.    


Executive Committee

Tom Bodensteiner, President
Tom Barnes, Vice-President
Kim Brannen, Treasurer                                                                 


About Our Site

We've designed our site to be a hub for communication among SDSPA members, as well as a means of showcasing our members' products to the public. Whether you’re a producer or consumer, you’ll find lots of helpful information here.  Have ideas for us? We welcome your feedback (contact us here), and we look forward to serving you.