Registration closes in 15 days
July 11 & 12, 2018
Best Western Ramkota
Rapid City, SD

The Governor’s Agriculture Summit will be LIVE on SDPB, starting at 1:45pm July 11th and again at 8am July 12th - Watch Below!

The purpose of the Governor's Agricultural Summit is to bring together leaders in business, finance, education, government and production agriculture to demonstrate agriculture's comparative advantages and discuss ways to harness the industry's potential for economic development.

The Summit is open to anyone who is interested in the ways agriculture impacts South Dakota. There is no cost to attend.

This event is free and open to the public, but pre-registration is required.
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Please check the Wednesday events you will be attending:

     Limited Seating - First 50 Registrants (40 seats remaining)

You will receive a registration confirmation by email.  

For more information on the 2018 Governor’s Agriculture Summit, please click here

If you have questions regarding registration, please contact Jodi Bechard at 605.773.5711.

Agenda (tentative)

Wednesday, July 11:

8:00am - 7:00pm - Registration (Foyer Area)

8:00am - 1:30pm - Ag Tour - 777 Buffalo Ranch (Hermosa, SD)

1:30pm - 1:45pm - Break

1:45pm - 2:00pm - Welcome/State of AG - Secretary Mike Jaspers

2:00pm - 3:30pm - Economics Panel, Dr. Matt Roberts & Dave Widmar

3:30pm - 3:45pm - Break

3:45pm - 5:00pm - Panel

Thursday, July 12:

7:00am - 12:00pm - Registration (Foyer Area)

7:00am - 8:00am - Breakfast

8:00am - 9:30am - Forestry Panel

9:30am - 9:45am - Break

10:00am - 11:45am - Pollinator Panel

11:45am - 12:00pm - Break

12:00pm - 1:30pm - Lunch and Ambassador Award (Governor Daugaard)

The 2018 Governor’s Agriculture Summit will be held at the Best Western Ramkota in Rapid City. Below is the hotel information for you to make your reservations.

Best Western Ramkota Hotel
2111 N LaCrosse St
Rapid City, SD, 57701
Best Western Ramkota Hotel

In order to receive the Summit group rate you must identify that you are with the Governor’s Ag Summit at the time you make your reservation.