Ready to join? You can join online or by downloading this application and putting it in the mail.

Not ready? Wondering why should you become a member of the South Dakota Corn Grower’s Association?

  • We exist to protect your ability to farm freely and profitably. Through lobbying and education, we represent corn growers in Pierre, Washington, D.C., and in the media.
  • We alert you immediately about issues that affect your business. Stay on top of legislation, technology and education through our member communications. 
  • We promote your business. SDCGA promotes ethanol, research, new marketing opportunities and emerging uses.
  • We help you get connected. You have the opportunity to network at SDCGA events and to get involved with committees and leadership. 
  • Great incentives. With your membership, you get special incentives plus preferred rates for SDCGA events and the annual NCGA/ASA Commodity Classic. 

Membership Levels

$200 Three-year Membership (SDCGA & NCGA)

  • $90 toward seed purchases
  • QuickRoots planter box formulation to treat 25 units of seed (a value of up to $470)
  • 12-month subscription to DTN Six Factors®
  • Free 12-month subscription to DTN Ag Essential Management Solution
  • 3 Free issues of The Progressive Farmer

$150 One-year Membership (SDCGA & NCGA)

Both 3 year and 1 year members get the National Corn membership discounts to places including: eLegacy Connect, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Office Depot, Ford, Dell, Commodity Classic registration. Members get a 10% discount on the purchase of Cabela’s gift cards and 10-50% off select hotels worldwide.

DTN Six Factors®

With a 3-year or Lifetime membership, you will receive a 12-month subscription to DTN Six Factors (value: $480) Marketing Strategies, our innovative market advisory service designed to help increase your profitability while producing input costs.

  • Get industry-specific market analysis and recommendations daily.
  • Easy-to-follow charts allow you to make informed decisions to earn better margins per acre, head or cwt.
  • Our clear, concise guidance is designed for all levels of marketers: novices, experts and cash and future traders.

DTN Ag Essential Management Solution

With a 3-year or Lifetime membership, you will receive a 12-month subscription to DTN Ag Essential Management Solution (value: $325). This cutting edge farm management program allow users to analyze market conditions, review personal inventory/production and track sales positions.

Seed and Ethanol Certificates

With a three-year membership, you receive three $30 Seed Certificates. Use these certificates for $30 off a hybrid seed purchase of $100 or more from any of these supporting seed companies:

  • Heine Seeds
  • Great Lakes Hybrids
  • Hoegemeyer Hybrids
  • Legend Seeds
  • Mustang Seeds
  • Nortec Seeds
  • Nuseed
  • Pioneer
  • Proseed
  • Renze Hybrids
  • Wensman Seed