South Dakota aggies to speak on producer panel
PIERRE, S.D. – Four South Dakota agricultural operations will be represented on a producer panel during Session 3 of the Governor’s Agricultural Summit on Friday, July 10, from 1:15 – 2:45 p.m. in Pine Crest Rooms C and D at the Lodge in Deadwood.
South Dakota’s farms and ranches are as varied as the individuals that contribute to the state’s agricultural industry. Producers will share details of their unique operations through a panel discussion led by long-time agricultural lender Denny Everson. Conversation will include business successes regarding specialty crops, risk diversification, management decisions and multi-generational operations.
Producers present at the session will span from berry growers to sheep producers. Panelists are:
· Joshua Kitzan, JHK Sheep, Nisland, S.D.
· Jon and Breezy Millar, Millar Angus, Sturgis, S.D.
· Brad Nussbaum, Brittany Nussbaum, Cottonwood Ridge Dairy, Garreston, S.D.
· Jeff and Jolene Stewart, Stewart’s Aronia Acres LLC, Wagner, S.D.
Pre-registration is required to attend the Summit and space is limited. To register, and for more information, visit SDAgSummit.com or contact Dani Hanson at firstname.lastname@example.org. This event is free and open to the public. The event will also be livestreamed for those unable to attend via sdda.sd.gov. F
–S.D. Dept of Ag