SDCGA 32nd Annual Meeting- REGISTER HERE

Call the SD Corn Office at 605-334-0100 to get registered for the day!

Saturday, January 20 at the Sioux Falls Convention Center

Daytime Education Agenda

SDCGA Resolutions Meeting: 8:30 AM

Welcome: 10:00 AM

  • Mike Pearson, Master of Ceremonies: co-host of the podcast Ag News Daily.

Morning Marketing Session: 10:15 AM

  • Elaine Kub, author of Mastering the Grain Markets
  • Angie Setzer, VP of Grain for Citizens Elevator in Charlotte,MI

Lunch Presentation- Precision Agriculture: 11:45 AM

  • SDSU President, Barry Dunn

What Could Possibly Go Right? Agriculture is doomed, or maybe not: 1:00 PM

  • John Phipps, commentator for U.S. Farm Report

Taxes, Ethanol and Exports Presentations and Panel Discussions: 2:30 PM

  • Emily Skor, Growth Energy addressing post 2022 for the ethanol industry and the opportunities and challenges within the industry.
  • Mike Dwyer, U.S. Grains Council, covering the U.S. exports portion of the discussion
  • Patricia Wolff, American Farm Bureau, will be discussing tax reform

The Last Word/Wrap up: 4:00 PM

  • Mike Pearson

Social, Silent Auction &
Evening Banquet: 5:30 PM

Featured Evening Banquet speakers to include:

  • Representative Kristi Noem
  • Senator Mike Rounds
  • Senator John Thune
  • Keynote Speaker: Sarah Waltner of Raven Industries


  • Entertainment: Arch Allies, this nationally-acclaimed classic rock tribute band features the music of Styx, REO Speedwagon, Journey and more!


Hotel Information

A block of rooms at the Sheraton Sioux Falls & Convention Center will be held through January 5th. Book by calling 605-331-0100 or online through the link provided here.