The SDSRPC board of directors includes farmer-leaders from nine districts.The South Dakota Soybean Research & Promotion Council (SDSRPC) is the farmer-led organization charged with investing and leveraging checkoff dollars on behalf of South Dakota soybean farmers.
As a member-driven and member-focused trade association, the National Biodiesel Board welcomed their membership for their annual fall meeting, November 18-20 in Washington D.C. to focus on critical policy initiatives and move the biodiesel industry forward.
The South Dakota Soybean Research & Promotion Council (SDSRPC) is seeking soybean farmers interested in filling one of South Dakota’s four seats with the United Soybean Board (USB), for a three-year term.
Two South Dakota farmers were invited by Governor Kristi Noem to attend the U.S. – China Phase One Trade Agreement signing ceremony in Washington on Wednesday.
The South Dakota Soybean Research and Promotion Council presented their “Visionary Leadership Award” to Lynn Tjeerdsma. The South Dakota Soybean Association presented their “Dedicated and Distinguished Award” to Brad Powell and “Soybean Advocate of the Year Award” to Walt Bones.
The group, backed by a group of agribusiness investors, moves into commercial production after seven years of development work.
WHAT: Beginning June 9, the U.S. Soybean Export Council (USSEC) and the South Dakota Soybean Research and Promotion Council (SDSRPC), will host more than 50 international delegates from over 10 countries on a tour of the upper Midwest to demonstrate one of the biggest advantages of buying U.S. Soy, our transportation system and infrastructure. Five international delegations will represent countries from Southeast Asia, South Korea, Asia Subcontinent, Taiwan and the Americas.
“South Dakota has so much potential to expand our livestock finishing, aquaculture, biodiesel and processing industries,” explains Jerry Schmitz, SD Soybean Executive Director and Vermillion farmer. “Why not take advantage of the tremendous opportunity to process what we raise locally?”