Regional Aggregation Meetings Scheduled for April

Regional Aggregation Meetings Scheduled for April

Regional Aggregation Meetings Scheduled for April During the first week of April join us virtually for regional meetings focused on aggregation resources, opportunities and challenges. Four separate meetings will provide opportunities to hear about other producers’ experiences and learn about market opportunities.  Speakers and topics will vary

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Strengthening South Dakota’s Local Food System: A Unified Effort

Strengthening South Dakota’s Local Food System: A Unified Effort

Strengthening South Dakota’s Local Food System: A Unified Effort Partnering under the umbrella of the North Central USDA Regional Food Business Center grant (RFBC), the South Dakota Specialty Producers Association and the Value Added Agriculture Development Center are fostering transformative change. As technical service providers for this

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2024 Upper Midwest Urban & Rural Ag Innovation Conference Recap

2024 Upper Midwest Urban & Rural Ag Innovation Conference Recap

2024 Upper Midwest Urban & Rural Ag Innovation Conference Recap The 2024 Upper Midwest Urban & Rural Ag Innovation Conference (UMURAI) drew agricultural professionals, researchers, and enthusiasts to Cedar Shore, S.D., on Feb. 8-9, 2024. Over two days participants engaged in dynamic discussions, learned from industry experts,

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Shared Vendor Space Available through Diamond E Collective

Shared Vendor Space Available through Diamond E Collective

Shared Vendor Space Available through Diamond E Collective Diamond E Collective at 523 Main St. in Rapid City, S.D. has opened a space for producers to jointly market their products. The storefront is currently seeking producers and artists interested in displaying their goods in a retail location

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The Upper Midwest Urban and Rural Ag Innovation Conference- 2024 Speakers & Schedule

The Upper Midwest Urban and Rural Ag Innovation Conference- 2024 Speakers & Schedule

The Upper Midwest Urban and Rural Ag Innovation Conference- 2024 Speakers & Schedule SDSPA is hosting the 2024 Upper Midwest Urban and Rural Agriculture Innovation Conference (UMURAI) on Feb. 8-9, 2024 at Arrowwood Resort & Conference Center at Cedar Shore Oacoma, SD. UMURAI is a premier gathering of

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Dakota Fresh Food Hub to Showcase South Dakota Microgreens

Dakota Fresh Food Hub to Showcase South Dakota Microgreens

Dakota Fresh Food Hub to Showcase South Dakota Microgreens Microgreens are one of South Dakota’s unique year-round crops. Celebrate these edible seedlings at the upcoming Mighty Microgreens Superfood Event with Dakota Fresh Food Hub, a farmer-owned collective that markets and distributes local foods in Southeast South Dakota.

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Register now for Upper Midwest Urban and Rural Ag Innovation Conference

Register now for Upper Midwest Urban and Rural Ag Innovation Conference

The 2024 Upper Midwest Urban and Rural Ag Innovation Conference Bringing together knowledgeable leaders to share latest trends, innovations, and best practices in soil health, specialty crops, and more!   The 2024 Upper Midwest Urban and Rural Agriculture Innovation (UMURAI) Conference is fast approaching! The conference dates

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