SDCGA 32nd Annual Meeting- Daytime Presentations

- We had another successful Annual Meeting and we couldn’t be more grateful to all those who attended and our speakers as well! Below are the presentations from, John Phipps, Emily Skor, Mike Dwyer and Patricia Wolff   John Phipps Presentation Emily Skor Presentation- Condensed Mike Dwyer Presentation Patricia Wolff Presentation

South Dakota Corn Growers Annual Meeting Speaker Preview- Patricia Wolff

- Patricia Wolff, who is the senior director of congressional relations for the American Farm Bureau Federation had some great things to say on what she looks forward to in the ag world for 2018. Take a listen below! To sign up for the 32nd Annual Meeting click here pat-wolff-audio-for-sdc

Corn yield winners break state record

- Corn yield winners break state record Two entries in annual contest top 300-bushel mark (December 19, 2017) – Brothers from the Davis-Hurley area harvested state-record yields in an annual corn yield contest sponsored by the South Dakota Corn Growers Association. Steve Hagena had the highest yield in the state at 312.9 bushels per acre, giving […]

South Dakota Corn Growers Annual Meeting Preview- John Phipps

- John Phipps is the former host and current commentator for U.S. Farm Report, America’s longest-running farm TV show. We asked John what he is excited to see on the ag horizon in 2018, take a listen below! To register for the 32nd Annual Meeting click here

South Dakota Corn Growers Annual Meeting Preview- Elaine Kub

- Elaine Kub is the author of Mastering the Grain Markets: How Profits Are Really Made – a 360-degree look at all aspects of grain trading, which draws on her experiences as a futures broker, market analyst, grain merchandiser, and farmer. Before earning an engineering degree from the University of Nebraska – Lincoln and a Masters of […]

South Dakota Corn Growers Annual Meeting Speaker Preview- Angie Setzer

- The SDCGA 32nd Annual meeting will be here before we know it! We wanted to take these upcoming weeks and introduce you to our panelists that will be featured during our day educational session on January 20th. Our first featured speaker is Angie Setzer. Angie has been working in the grain industry for more than […]

Corn yield contest winners announced, nine top 280 B/A

- Timely rains helped many South Dakota farmers grow record crops in 2016 and that’s reflected in the results of an annual corn yield contest sponsored by the South Dakota Corn Growers Association. Nine winning entries topped 280 bushels per acre. The highest yield was 294.35 bushels per acre in the irrigated category, produced by repeat […]

Winning teams score low in 25th Corn Cob Open

- About 200 golfers competed Thursday in the 25th annual Corn Cob Open, a fund-raiser put on by the South Dakota Corn Growers Association. A number of teams scored in the 50s in the four-player scramble at Spring Creek Country Club near Harrisburg. There were morning and afternoon competitions. Here are the place winners. Morning: 1st […]

South Dakota Corn hires sustainability director

- Jim Ristau, an experienced biologist and conservationist who grew up on a family farm, has joined the South Dakota Corn Growers Association (SDCGA) staff as director of sustainability. In that newly created position, he will work with farmers on conservation programs, perform public outreach, conduct research trials and present field demonstrations. Ristau will be a […]