Monthly archive for September 2019

Sinte Gleska High Tunnel & Gardens

Sinte Gleska High Tunnel & Gardens

Sinte Gleska High Tunnel & Gardens Sometimes, we don’t know how we get where we are. And sometimes the mysterious universe lands us in a place that feels like home.  For Carmelita Sully, Director/Head Gardener/Brains behind the Sinte Gleska Gardens, Greenhouse, and High Tunnel – gardens feel like

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Oyate Teca Project in Kyle, SD

Oyate Teca Project in Kyle, SD

Oyate Teca Project in Kyle, SD Guests arrived in Kyle, SD on Aug. 17 to learn about the Oyate Teca Project led by Executive Director, Rose Fraser. Despite being a small building, the program provides a number of initiatives that address food sovereignty issues. Since 2010, the

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Thunder Valley CDC Features Food Sovereignty Initiatives

Thunder Valley CDC Features Food Sovereignty Initiatives

Thunder Valley CDC Features Food Sovereignty Initiatives On Aug. 17, Thunder Valley CDC in Porcupine, SD hosted a producer tour. Executive Director, Dianne Amiotte-Seidel greeted guests and provided a wonderful meal of Buffalo & Vegetable Soup, Wojapi & Fry Bread, along with a salad. After the meal,

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Grants

Grants
Below is a list of grant sources that are relevant to producers who sell direct to consumers or to other local food markets. Visit these sites to learn more about the grant opportunities, the current status and timelines. EPA: Local Foods Local Places VISIT WEBSITE NIFA: CommunityRead more

Organic Seed Processing & Pumpkin Patch Tours Sept. 13 in Milbank

Organic Seed Processing & Pumpkin Patch Tours Sept. 13 in Milbank

The South Dakota Specialty Producers Association (SDSPA) is hosting its final farm tours of the season on Sept. 13, 2019 in northeastern South Dakota featuring organic seed processing and agritourism at a pumpkin farm. The first tour located at 14698 State Highway 15, Milbank, SD, will feature

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Custer Regional Hospital- The Healing Garden

Custer Regional Hospital- The Healing Garden

Custer Regional Hospital- The Healing Garden SDSPA hosted a garden tour at the The Custer Healing and Wellness Garden at the Custer Regional Hospital on Aug. 9, 2019. When Dr. Joy Falkenburg talks about the Healing Garden at Custer Regional Hospital, the story is folded into her

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Upcoming Events

  1. AgriCulture on the Square

    September 21
  2. South Dakota Local Foods Conference

    November 1 - November 2