SDSPA Newsletter- August 2022

This SDSPA newsletter features:

  • Black Hills Organic Farm Tour- Bus Tour from Sturgis
  • Local Foods Purchase Assistance Program Seeks Interested Producers
  • New Program to Support Retailers Who Offer Local Specialty Crops
  • State Fair Showcase- Value Added Ag Day
  • National Farmers Market Week
  • Farmers Market 2022 Chef Event Winner Announced
  • Fall Meeting Survey to Discuss Regional Aggregation, Networking, Transportation
  • Food Safety Certification Assistance Program¬†Webinar
  • Culinary Professional Survey & Membership Winner
  • Mid-Season Pricing Survey for South Dakota Specialty Crops
  • SDSPA Flower Producer Member Meet Up
  • 2022 Private Applicator Training Online Course
  • Tool Sharing Program
  • Member Video Opportunity
  • S.D. Farmers Market Coalition Update & Farmer Market Insurance
  • S.D. Local Foods Coalition & Farm to School Procurement Workgroup Update
  • Farm Stores & Retails Stores on SDSPA website
  • Wholesale Buyers & Institutions on SDSPA website
  • S.D. Local Foods Conference- Agritourism Pre-conference & Keynote Speaker: Hannah Breckbill
  • Grants: Food Safety Certification for Specialty Crops & Conservation Innovation (CIG)
  • S.D. Farm to School Resource Guide, 2nd Ed.
  • FieldWatch Webinar Recording
  • National Farmers Market Week Toolkit
  • Learn more about SDSPA Member: Freedom Acres

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