Yearly archive for 2018

Northern Plains Sustainable Agriculture Society

Northern Plains Sustainable Agriculture Society

NPSAS’s constituency is farm families and others interested in sustainable agriculture. In its more than 35 years as a grassroots educational organization, NPSAS has worked to:   Advocate for better federal and state farm/food policies. Help Northern Plains farmers convert their farms to organic systems. Increase the

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SDSU Extension Community Vitality

SDSU Extension Community Vitality

SDSU Extension Community Vitality focuses on increasing access to food by providing local teams with educational and technical assistance to help develop or improve their community projects, which include school gardens, community gardens, and farmers markets. The organization provides development opportunities for local food entrepreneurs through training and personal

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Dakota Rural Action

Dakota Rural Action

With a goal to “get more South Dakotans eating more food grown by South Dakota farmers,” grassroots family agriculture and conservation group Dakota Rural Action has been advocating for the state’s family farmers and ranchers for more than 25 years. DRA is based in Brookings and maintains

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U.S. Department of Agriculture- Rural Development

U.S. Department of Agriculture- Rural Development

USDA has over two dozen programs to help build local and regional foods systems. Whether you are an individual farmer looking to extend your growing season, a cooperative of growers looking to rebuild a food hub, a farmers market that wants to accept SNAP benefits, a community kitchen that

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Papa’s Hops

Papa’s Hops

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Hoppy Trails Hop Farm, LLC

Hoppy Trails Hop Farm, LLC

http://hoppytrailshopfarm.com/  

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Herds To Hops Hop Farm

Herds To Hops Hop Farm

  http://www.herdstohops.com/

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South Dakota Department of Agriculture

South Dakota Department of Agriculture

The department’s mission is to promote, protect, and preserve SD Agriculture for today and tomorrow. The department assists with the development and promotion of agriculture and agricultural products in the state including nance, agricultural nance counseling, agricultural loan mediation, crop and livestock marketing and business development programs. SaveSave

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Buy Fresh Buy Local

Buy Fresh Buy Local

Buy Fresh Buy Local is a national campaign of state chapters organized to increase the awareness and consumption of locally produced foods. South Dakota’s chapter formed in 2008, and it offers an excellent opportunity for consumers and producers to get involved in improving the state’s local communities and

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SD Local Foods Coalition Re-Energizes Efforts

SD Local Foods Coalition Re-Energizes Efforts

SD Local Foods Coalition Re-Energizes Efforts On March 1 –2 in Oacoma at the Arrowwood Resort, producers and agency representatives met to collaborate and re-energize efforts to grow the local foods system in the state where all stakeholders are heard and solutions are developed. These efforts were

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Upcoming Events

  1. AgriCulture on the Square

    September 21
  2. South Dakota Local Foods Conference

    November 1 - November 2