South Dakota Agricultural and Rural Leadership, Inc.

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          We have enough people talking badly about agriculture; we need more positives from ag that are grass-roots based.

June 8-11, 2015: SDARL Class VIII

Black Hills Seminar


Feb. 21-28, 2015: SDARL Class VIII, Washington DC Seminar - Follow this blog for our daily reports.

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Summer: Class VIII -Alumni Exchange


November 3-5 West River: Community Ag & Rural Development; Economic opportunities while living next door to the ND Bakken Oil & Gas Production; Saw Mill tour; Center of the Nations Wool Warehouse.

Dale Carnegie Training Session 2: How to advance your leadership skill set and communicate your message, win friends and influence people with confidence.


December 13-15 Aberdeen/Milbank: Dairy Industry, Expanding Production Ag in SD, Livestock Permitting & Zoning, Innovation gone global, Energy










What Our Members Say


          The time you spend in SDARL will increase your awareness of the world and its influences that will greatly benefit your family, business and community.


Vision Leadership to create tomorrow's future










SDARL Co-founder, Denny Everson, inducted into SD Hall of Fame. Read more about Denny and his contributions to SD in this article from the Yankton Daily Press.


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July 2015

Yankton seminar highlights can be found through these photos and reports.


June 2015

Learn more about the Black Hills seminar by reading the seminar blog. 









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