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Listen to the July 10 & 11 Governor's Agricultural Summit
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Listen to the July 10 Governor's Ag Summit

Wednesday, July 10 Agenda:
1:45pm – 2:00pm – Welcome Kim Vanneman, South Dakota Secretary of Agriculture
2:00pm - 3:30pm – What's Driving Agriculture in the Year Ahead?
Sue Martin, President & Owner, Ag & Investment Services, Inc.
Mike Pearson, Co-host, Ag News Daily
3:30pm – 3:45pm – Break
3:45pm – 4:15pm - Livestock Development Projects: What You Need to Know
Fiala, Community Development Director, Governor’s Office of Economic Development
4:15pm – 5:30pm – Agriculture Update from DC

Listen to the July 11 Governor's Ag Summit

Thursday, July 11 Agenda:
8:30am – 10:00am – Explaining Agriculture to Eaters: Three Simple Steps
Roxi Beck, Director of Consumer Engagement, Center for Food Integrity
10:00am – 10:15am – Break
10:15am – 10:45am – Great Challenges Bring Exciting Opportunities
Barry Dunn, President, South Dakota State University
10:45am – 11:45am – The Next Generation of Agriculture Panel
Governor Kristi Noem, Moderator
John Eilertson, Animal Sciences – Industry Specialization, South Dakota State University
Taylor McMartin, 4-H Ambassador Treasurer, West Central High School
Calli Williams, Livestock and Farm Sales Producer, Fischer, Rounds & Associates
Logan Wolter, Ag-Business, Mitchell Technical Institute
11:45am - 12:00pm – Break
12:00pm - 1:30pm – Governor’s Agriculture Ambassador Award Luncheon
1:30pm - 2:30pm – Emerald Ash Borer Town Hall

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