This event has been cancelled.

This event was postponed and rescheduled for November 30. Register by Nov. 26, 2021. Find details here

Marketing Workshop Offered for Local Food Producers

Brian Maruska, of SoDak Marketing, will lead a marketing workshop to help business owners better connect with their customers. ‘Branding Your Business Online and Off!’ is scheduled for Nov. 10, 2021, from 9 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. MST in Sturgis, S.D. This event is hosted by the South Dakota Specialty Producers Association (SDSPA).

Although this class is geared towards specialty crop and agriculture producers, business owners of all types and experiences are welcome to participate. 

This event will review different types of social media, cover brand consistency, dive deep into how to use Facebook Ads Manager, discuss video marketing, and more. 

This class will have several opportunities throughout the day for in-depth Q & A to discuss application of what has been presented and go over questions that are pressing in your business.

Tickets are $35 per person. Pre-registration by Nov. 7 is required. To register visit our Eventbrite Ticketing Page.

Lunch is included, with catering by Canyon Sports Bar & Grill in collaboration with Bear Butte Gardens, to feature local food ingredients.

An additional marketing workshop with Cash Cow Coop is scheduled for Sat., Jan. 8, 2022 in Mitchell, S.D. This event will focus on boosting your online customer connections.

Contact SDSPA with any questions at or 605-681-6793. For more information about South Dakota specialty and local foods visit us on Facebook or the SDSPA website.