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South Dakota Farm Bureau Awards Six Scholarships


South Dakota Farm Bureau (SDFB) is pleased to announce six winners of the 2018 SDFB Scholarship.

South Dakota Farm Bureau urges comments on proposed tariffs


Farmers and ranchers are urged to submit comments opposing a proposed import tariff by China on goods from the United States to China. U.S. goods affected in the tariff include beef, soybeans, sorghum and airplanes. The Chinese tariff is in response to a recommended tariff the Office of U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) has posed to China.

Collegiate Farm Bureau students to host "Food Evolution" showing at SDSU


Students from South Dakota State University Collegiate Farm Bureau will dig into the question of how our food is produced when they host a showing of the movie “Food Evolution” on Wednesday, March 28 at 7 p.m. at the Baily Rotunda Room D on the SDSU campus.

Agriculture to be on Display at the Washington Pavilion


The South Dakota Farm Bureau Women’s Leadership Team (WLT) will participate in showcasing agriculture to 3,500 children March 16 & 17 in Sioux Falls at the Washington Pavilion.

South Dakota Farm Bureau Women's Leadership Team Share the Farm Bureau Story


The South Dakota Farm Bureau (SDFB) Women’s Leadership Team (WLT) shared the Farm Bureau story at the Women in Blue Jeans Conference held recently in Mitchell, S.D.

Rep. Noem Honored with Farm Bureau Golden Plow Award


The American Farm Bureau Federation today presented Rep. Kristi Noem (R-S.D.) with AFBF’s Golden Plow award. The Golden Plow is the highest honor the organization gives to sitting members of Congress.

Young Farmers & Ranchers Attend National Leadership Conference


Members of the South Dakota Farm Bureau (SDFB) Young Farmers & Ranchers (YF&R) and Collegiate Farm Bureau traveled to Reno, Nevada recently to participate in the National YF&R Leadership Conference.

South Dakota Farm Bureau Member to Deliver Key-Note Session


South Dakota Farm Bureau member Jared Knock of Willow Lake will be the key-note speaker at the South Dakota 4-H Leaders Association Conference on Sat. Feb 24, 2018 in Huron.

Century Farm applications are available now


South Dakota Farm Bureau and the South Dakota Department of Agriculture are again partnering to recognize South Dakota farms and ranches that have been in the same family for 100 years and more. The Century Farm celebration will take place at the South Dakota State Fair in Huron, August 30, 2018.

Applications Being Accepted for 2018 South Dakota Farm Bureau Scholarship


Applications are now being accepted for South Dakota Farm Bureau (SDFB) scholarships for college-bound high school as well as current college and continuing students.