Website Development Program Available for Specialty Producers

Website Development Program Available for Specialty Producers

Website Development Program Available for Specialty Producers The South Dakota Specialty Producers Association (SDSPA) is continuing a program that offers assistance in building new websites or updating the look, mobile accessibility, or Search Engine Optimization of an existing website for specialty crop producers.   SDSPA received a Specialty

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SDSPA Newsletter- December 2020

SDSPA Newsletter- December 2020

SDSPA’s December newsletter features: Join or renew your SDSPA membership for 2021 Learn more about our Member Benefits Website Development Program Available for Specialty Producers Welcome to Angela Jackson, new SDSPA Board Member Local Foods Celebrated at 10th Annual Conference Upcoming Events Photography Workshop for Agritourism Dec.

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S.D. Farmers Markets Invited to Network

S.D. Farmers Markets Invited to Network

S.D. Farmers Markets Invited to Network South Dakota farmers market managers, board members and vendors are invited to a virtual meeting on Mon., Dec. 14, at 11 A.M MST/12 P.M. CST hosted by SDSU Extension and the S.D. Specialty Producers Association (SDSPA).  The past year has brought

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Local Foods Celebrated at 10th Annual Conference

Local Foods Celebrated at 10th Annual Conference

Local Foods Celebrated at 10th Annual Conference Producers, chefs, market managers, consumers and those with a passion for local foods came together November 5-7 for the 2020 S.D. Local Foods Conference. This was the 10th annual conference, and the first virtual conference! All events took place online

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SDSPA Newsletter- November 2020

SDSPA Newsletter- November 2020

SDSPA’s November newsletter features: Cooking with Local Foods- Chef Demonstrations S.D. Local Foods Conference SDSPA Board Meeting Recap Ag Day Recap- Prairie Moon Herbs and Mazing Acres Pumpkin Patch Producer Feature- Riggins Homegrown Foods Upcoming Events- Un. of Minnesota- On Farm Food Safety Grants- SARE & Farm to School The

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Agritourism, pumpkins, bees and herbs featured at Ag Day

Agritourism, pumpkins, bees and herbs featured at Ag Day

Agritourism, pumpkins, bees and herbs featured at Ag Day 2020 Prairie Moon Herbs and Mazing Acres Pumpkin Patch showcased their businesses during the 17th Annual Ag Day at the Washington Pavilion in Sioux Falls on Oct. 10, 2020. The purpose of this free event is to communicate the importance of

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SDSPA Newsletter- October 2020

SDSPA Newsletter- October 2020

This month features: S.D. Local Foods Virtual Conference Producer Feature- Bear Butte Gardens SDSPA Board Member Openings SDSPA Legislative Action Committee Survey Results Farmers Market Coalition- COVID-19 Economic Impacts Survey Upcoming Events- SDSU Extension Photography for Agritourism Workshop SARE Grants The Market Beet- October Issue SDSPA Website- South

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Producer Feature: Bear Butte Gardens

Producer Feature: Bear Butte Gardens

Producer Feature: Bear Butte Gardens Bear Butte Gardens is located just 5 miles northeast of Sturgis along Highway 79 right on the way to Bear Butte State Park.  Michelle and Rick Grosek have been operating the gardens and greenhouses since 2011.  In 2012 the Groseks received organic

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