Visit the South Dakota Soybean Tent at Dakotafest in Mitchell

Visit the South Dakota Soybean Tent at Dakotafest in Mitchell

South Dakota Soybean Tent Features Prizes, Food, Industry Information

Visit the South Dakota Soybean Tent this week at Dakotafest in Mitchell, Tuesday through Thursday. The South Dakota Soybean Association (SDSA), in conjunction with the South Dakota Soybean Research & Promotion Council (SDSRPC), is hosting the South Dakota Soybean Tent in Lot 843.

Come connect with South Dakota farmers and industry experts at Dakotafest. This year’s tent features a number of industry leaders showcasing information about the soybean checkoff, biodiesel, SDSA membership, the 2011 SD Soybean Yield Contest and much more.

Stop by the South Dakota Soybean tent Tuesday through Thursday, and join us for:

  • Ice Cream Social on Wednesday, Noon to 4 p.m.
    Get the scoop on biodiesel at the 2011 Ice Cream Social. South Dakota Soybean hosts this annual event with free SDSU ice cream and live music. Farmers will also have the opportunity to talk with biodiesel experts and register for a chance to win $500 in biodiesel.
  • Free Chicken Wings on Thursday
    Starting at 10 a.m. on Thursday, South Dakota Soybean will offer free chicken wings to farmers who visit the tent. Poultry is one of the largest consumers of soybean meal, with livestock and poultry consuming more than 70% of soybeans worldwide.
  • Farmer giveaways and door prizes, including a daily pedal tractor giveaway and a chance to win a trip for two to Commodity Classic in Nashville, Tenn.
  • Sign up to receive updates from South Dakota Soybean and receive a free pair of leather work gloves. (Quantities are limited.)

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