GrowingOn 2019

The South Dakota Corn Growers Association is teaming up with Farm Credit Services of America again to bring you GrowingOn 2019!

GrowingOn 2019 will look at factors affecting profitability in the current economic cycle, as well as strategies and tools at your disposal to improve your business.

Farm Credit Services of America will provide lender insights and Iowa State University Extension Management Specialist, Steven Johnson, will share his forecasts and identify tools that can open doors to opportunity.  Steve will illustrate strategies that can improve bottom-line results through a real-life case study.

Seating is limited. Reserve your seat by Friday, November, 16. Click to register.


NOVEMBER 26 – Watertown Event Center

Registration: 5:30 PM | Meal: 6:00 PM | Meeting: 7:00 PM


NOVEMBER 27 – Aberdeen | Dakota Event Center

Registration: 5:30 PM | Meal: 6:00 PM | Meeting: 6:30 PM


NOVEMBER 28 – Huron | Nordby Exhibit Hall

Registration: 5:45 PM | Meal: 6:00 PM | Meeting: 7:00 PM


NOVEMBER 29 – Mitchell | Highland Conference Center

Registration & Meal: 6:00 PM | Meeting: 6:45 PM


NOVEMBER 30 – Yankton | NFAA Easton Yankton Archery Complex

Registration: 11:00 AM | Meal: 11:30 AM | Meeting: 12:30 PM


DECEMBER 4 – Sioux Falls Convention Center

Registration & Meal: 5:30 PM | Meeting: 6:30 PM

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SDCGA & SDCUC Joint Board Meeting- December 19

The South Dakota Growers Association and the South Dakota Corn Utilization Council will be holding their joint board meeting on December 19, 2018 at the SD Corn Office.

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Proposed Resolutions Due December 20

Members of the South Dakota Corn Growers Association:

Proposed Resolutions are due in the SD Corn office by 5:00 p.m. on December 20, 2018.

To view the current resolutions, click here.

To obtain a resolution form, please click below.


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SDCGA 33rd Annual Meeting


The South Dakota Corn Growers 33rd Annual Meeting is set for Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019 at the Sioux Falls Convention Center.

The event will include a full day of educational programs, followed by an evening banquet featuring music by the Johnny Holm Band.

Register for the Annual Meeting below!



8:30 a.m.  SDCGA Resolutions Meeting  


10:00 a.m.  Welcome by Delaney Howell, Host of Market to Market, Master of Ceremonies


10:15 a.m.  Morning Marketing Session

  • Ed Duggan, Senior Risk Management Specialist, Top Third Ag Marketing
  • Tommy Grisafi, Commodity Risk Management Advisor, Advance Trading


11:45 a.m.  Lunch Speaker

  • John Killefer, Dean of College of Agriculture and Biological Sciences at SDSU


1:00 p.m.  Weather Marketing Session

  • Eric Snodgrass, Co-Founder of Global Weather and Climate Logistics


2:30 p.m.  Trade, Policy & Transportation Discussion

  • This panel discussion will inform you on the latest updates on where the U.S. agricultural industry stands when it comes to trade, policy and transportation issues.  Learn from experts within the industry from BNSF, U.S. Grains Council and Gavilon.


4:00 p.m.  The Last Word

  • Delaney Howell


5:30 p.m.  Social, Silent Auction & DInner

  • Keynote Speaker – Howard K. Vincent, CEO of Pheasants Forever


Evening Entertainment            

  • The Johnny Holm Band


Hotel Information

  • A block of rooms at the Sheraton Sioux Falls & Convention Center will be held through January 3.  Book by calling 605-331-0100.

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