SDSPA provides regular communications on current activities, news, events and trainings, new publications and grant opportunities.

This month features:

  • SDSPA Annual Membership Meeting March 7 & Carol Ford Webinar
  • Website Development Program for specialty producers
  • Svec Farm Feature
  • Bizzy Lizzy Flourless Bakery Feature
  • Lakota Food Summit recap
  • REAL Scholarship Awardees
  • Grants- Specialty Crop Block Grant, USDA- Value Added Producer Grant, North Central Region SARE
  • HB 1171 Defeat
  • DriftWatch & BeeCheck
  • Ag Census responses requested- Organic Survey & Census of Horticultural Specialties
  • USDA honeybee program changes
  • Upcoming Events- S.D. Local Foods Network Meeting April 17-18, Energize! Conference May 5-6, 2020,
  • S.D. Farmers Market webpage

SDSPA Newsletter- March 2020