SDCGA & SDCUC Joint Board Meeting- September 5

The South Dakota Growers Association and the South Dakota Corn Utilization Council will be holding their joint board meeting on September 5, 2018 at the SD Corn Office.

AGENDA   

8:30 AM        Call the meeting to order

  • Pledge of Allegiance                         
  • Approve agenda
  • Approve June Joint Board meeting minutes and August Conference Call Minutes
  • Approve June and July financials for both organizations

 

8:35 AM         Executive Committee Report – Troy & Ryan

 

9:00 AM         Interest rates/Repayment rates presentation – Will Secor, CoBank

 

9:45 AM         Break

 

10:00 AM       Trade and Farm Bill Updates – Lynn Tjeerdsma

             

10:45 AM       Break

 

11:00 AM       Jeff Zimprich NRCS

 

11:45 AM       Lunch

 

12:30 PM       Applied Ecological Services Update – Steve Apfelbaum & Ry Thompson

 

1:15 PM         Break

 

1:30 PM         Corn PAC update – Troy

 

2:00 PM         Industry Update (Shipping Stand Point) – Mike Nickolas

 

2:30 PM         Annual Meeting Discussion

  • Bylaws
  • Resolutions
  • Awards
  • Agenda items

 

3:30 PM         Break

 

3:45 PM        Other Business

  • Web Water/Water Restrictions
  • Property Taxes

 

4:15 PM         Trip Report Questions

 

4:25  PM        Board Pre-Approval 

  • USGC Annual Meeting – Feb. 11-13 in Cartagena, Colombia

Ryan and Travis

  • Commodity Classic – February 28- March 2 in Orlando, FL

Doug, Troy, Scott, Laron, Reno, Mark, Keith

 

4:30 PM        Adjourn