Registration opens for Governor’s Agricultural Summit in South Dakota

South Dakota Department of Agriculture and Natural Resources
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PIERRE, S.D. — Registration is now open for the 2021 South Dakota Governor’s Agricultural Summit. The two-day event is hosted by the South Dakota Department of Agriculture and Natural Resources and is being held at The District in Sioux Falls on July 8-9.

The event is free and attendance is open to all; however, pre-registration is required at

The summit offers a lineup of speakers assembled to draw in policymakers, producers and prospective farmers from across South Dakota. Along with keynote speaker David Horsager from the Trust Edge Leadership Institute, the summit includes local farm tours, a beginning farmers workshop, and much more. To view the proposed agenda, visit

Capping off the event the evening of July 9 is the Ag Ambassador Award Dinner, where the 2021 Ag Ambassador will be recognized for outstanding contributions to the state’s agriculture industry.

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