Class X members and spouses learned the “rules of the road” for the SDARL flagship leadership program.

Strengths assessment   Assessment

Class members explored their leadership strengths in a session led by Leadership Vision Consultants Logan Joyce and Carrie Jones from Minneapolis.

Nate Franzen

SDARL Foundation board chair Nate Franzen discusses the need for leadership in agriculture and rural communities with members of the 10th class of the SDARL program.

A solid team building project!


August 7, 2019

Leadership Class Members Broaden Experience in Statewide Agriculture

Class X of the South Dakota Agricultural and Rural Leadership (SDARL) Program took to the road to explore rural/urban partnerships in economic development and global …

August 7, 2019

Leadership Alumni Tour Ireland and Scotland Agriculture and Culture

The South Dakota Agricultural and Rural Leadership Foundation “Graduate Experience” program recently conducted a two-week cultural and agricultural study tour of Scotland and Ireland. The …

July 31, 2019

Ireland: Guinness experience

In Ireland, two-thirds of the malting barley crop goes into making Guinness beer. Here are a few of the graphics we saw when touring the …

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