Governor's Agricultural Summit

GAS

 

The Governor's Agricultural Summit brings together leaders in business, finance, education, government and production agriculture to demonstrate agriculture's comparative advantages and discuss ways to harness the industry's potential for economic development.

This year’s Governor’s Agricultural Summit will be held: July 9-10, 2015 in Deadwood, SD

 
To Register, please visit www.sdagsummit.com

 

 

Thank you to our sponsors!

Previous Years Agendas

Previous Years Videos

Click on the links below for video snapshots from each year's Governor's Agricultural Summit.  

2011

The purpose of the Governor's Ag Development Summit is to bring together leaders in business, finance, education, government and production agriculture to demonstrate agriculture's comparative advantages and discuss ways to harness the industry's potential for economic development.

Welcome – Walt Bones, Secretary of Agriculture

 

Ag Banking Panel – Bob Schmidt-Farm Credit Services of American, Steve Dutenhoffer- Dacotah Bank, Nate Franzen- First Dakota National Bank, Bob Rutten- Citizens State Bank

 

Rural Health Panel – Dr. Dan Heineman-Sanford Health, Jay Weems-Avera Health, Rebekah Cradduck- SD Assn. of Healthcare Organizations

 

Kristi Noem Speech – Representative Kristi Noem

 

Industrial Ag Panel – Ed Mallett-CHS, Jim Tobin-Monsanto, Dr. Alan Ayers-Bayer CropScience, Bill Even-Pioneer, Rob Skjonsberg- SD Ethanol Producers Assn.

 

Summit Wrap Up – Lucas Lentsch, Director of Agricultural Development

 

 

Banquet & Award – Key Note Speaker Lt. Governor Matt Michels

 

2012

The purpose of the Governor's Ag Development Summit is to bring together leaders in business, finance, education, government and production agriculture to demonstrate agriculture's comparative advantages and discuss ways to harness the industry's potential for economic development.

Welcome – Walt Bones, Secretary of Agriculture

 

Agricultural Policy- John Phipps, US Farm Report

 

Exporting and International Trade Panel- Ambassador Islam Siddiqui, Office of the US Trade Representative; Michelle Rogowski, Food Export; Dean Gorder, North Dakota Trade Office

 

Dennis Daugaard,  Governor of South Dakota

 

 

Livestock Development- Dr. Luke Minion- Pipestone Veterinary Clinic; Nathan Jensen, Farm Credit Services of America; Tony Clayton- Clayton Agri-Marketing

 

Succession Planning- Gary F. Sipiorski, Vita Plus Corporation

 

2014

Previous Years Sponsors

Thank you to all our sponsors, past and present. We could not pull off the Governor’s Ag Development Summit without you!
Click the links below to view sponsors by year: