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Northern Hardy Fruit Evaluation Project
Food Safety
Post Harvesting
FSMA Standards
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Minnesota Fruit & Vegetable Growers Association
Midwest Aronia Association

A trade association made up of over 100 growers, producers & sellers nation wide that exists to improve, promote, and network all things related to the aronia berry.

National Aronia Growers LLC

This organization formed in 2011 to become the grower’s premier and sustainable aggregator of Aronia berries.  There are almost 200 growers from 8 states and Canada. The company strives to provide research and education to further the growers knowledge base on how to grow a berry crop.


In the News

  • **POSTPONED- VESTA- Wine Sensory Analysis Workshop
    **POSTPONED- VESTA- Wine Sensory Analysis Workshop
    **This workshop is cancel due to the blizzard notice for South Dakota. It will be reschedule.  Please make sure you cancel your hotel...
  • Local Foods Partnership Event Rescheduled for April 5-6
    Local Foods Partnership Event Rescheduled for April 5-6
    The Annual S.D. Local Foods Partnership Meeting & Educational Sessions hosted by the S.D. Specialty Producers Association (SDSPA) are rescheduled for April 5...
  • AgFest 2019
    AgFest 2019
    On Feb. 6 the South Dakota Specialty Producers Association (SDSPA) participated in AgFest, an event that showcases traditional and innovative approaches to agriculture....

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