South Dakota stockgrowers to host convention in Rapid City

Farm Forum

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Stockgrowers Association and SD Cattlewomen will be hosting their annual convention and trade show in Rapid City this year.

The groups say the two-day event that begins Oct. 1 will include forums international trade, property rights and animal health.

Staff with the SDSU Extension will offer a comprehensive look at three key computer accounting programs and will explain how to use them for ranch record-keeping.

State Veterinarian Dr. Dustin Oedekoven (OH’-dih-koh-vehn) will also address convention attendees.

The Cattlewomen’s convention will feature planning sessions for future beef promotions, crafts, social media training and other activities.