South Dakota Livestock Dealers meeting is Jan. 29 in Rapid City
The 9th annual meeting of the South Dakota Livestock Dealers Association will be held Saturday, Jan. 29, at 10 a.m. in the Jefferson Room at the Best Western Ramkota Hotel and Conference Center, Rapid City, SD.
Dr. Dustin Oedekoven, DVM, South Dakota State Veterinarian from the South Dakota Animal Industry Board will be in attendance to address current issues within the livestock industry.
The South Dakota Livestock Dealers Association was organized for the purpose of promoting the livestock industry and improving the quality of service provided by livestock dealers licensed in the state of South Dakota. There are approximately 240 livestock dealers and 640 dealer’s agents in the state; all whom are invited to attend.
For more information contact Clint Ridley at 605-645-9777 or 605-642-5639.
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