SDSPA Newsletter- September 2019

SDSPA Newsletter- September 2019

This month features: Organic Seed Processing & Pumpkin Patch Agritourism Tours in Milbank Sept. 13 Geothermal Greenhouse & High Tunnel Production Tours Sept. 7 in Mission Growing Community in Custer: Dakota Greens- Custer Greenhouse & Nursery Custer Regional Hospital- Healing Garden Tour of Dr. Falkenburg’s Home Landscape Grants South

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Producer Feature: Dakota Greens- Custer Greenhouses & Nursery, Inc.

Producer Feature: Dakota Greens- Custer Greenhouses & Nursery, Inc.

Growing Community in Custer: Dakota Greens- Custer Greenhouses & Nursery, Inc. Dakota Greens- Custer Greenhouse & Nursery and Owners Jeff & Robin Prior hosted a SDSPA tour on Aug. 9, 2019 and shared production information to participants on their flower, nursery and tomato operation. Jeff was raised and worked

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SDSPA Newsletter- August (Mid Month) 2019

SDSPA Newsletter- August (Mid Month) 2019

This month features: Value Added Ag Day Geothermal Greenhouse & High Tunnel Production Tours Sept. 7 in Mission Hydroponics & Grass Fed Beef Recap Local Foods Fair Recap Grants SDSPA Website SDSPA Newsletter-August (Mid Month) 2019 SDSPA provides regular communications on current activities, news, events and trainings, new

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Hydroponics, Processing Kitchen & Grass Fed Beef Featured

Hydroponics, Processing Kitchen & Grass Fed Beef Featured

Hydroponics, Processing Kitchen & Grass Fed Beef Featured During Summer Tour Happy Hydros in Pukwana, SD hosted a S.D. Specialty Producers Association tour on July 28, 2019. Owners, Mark and Teal Scholl showcased their four greenhouses and hydroponic production of tomatoes, cucumbers, and lettuce. Bumblebees were hard

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Agroforesty, Egg & Vegetable Tours Aug. 17 on Pine Ridge

Agroforesty, Egg & Vegetable Tours Aug. 17 on Pine Ridge

The South Dakota Specialty Producers Association (SDSPA) has coordinated upcoming tours highlighting the specialty crop and local foods industry on Aug. 17, 2019. The first tour will feature the production area at Thunder Valley CDC, 290 Empowerment Drive, Porcupine, SD from 12:30-2:30 p.m. MDT. Thunder Valley CDC will provide lunch

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SDSPA Newsletter- August 2019

SDSPA Newsletter- August 2019

This month features: Nursery, Ornamentals and Growing for Health Tours Aug. 9 in Custer Agroforestry, Egg & Vegetable Production Tours Aug. 17 in Porcupine & Kyle New SDSPA Board Member, Cindy Tolle Gourmet Mushrooms Available in the Black Hills Dakota Fresh Food Hub Update Produce & Hops Farm Tour

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Regenerative Ag & Hops Featured During Summer Tour

Regenerative Ag & Hops Featured During Summer Tour

The weather was perfect for SDSPA’s Regenerative Agriculture and Growing Hops tours held on Sunday, July 21. “S.D. Specialty Producers local farm tours are such enriching community events that really connect producers and attendees with a wealth of knowledge while being wholesome family events,” said Erin Hamann,

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