September 30, 2022

SDARL Alumni part of $80 million SDSU Grant

The following is an excerpt of the full announcement. South Dakota State University today announced that it will receive up to $80 million for the …

September 30, 2022

SDARL Life Events Celebrations and Recognitions September 2022

Check out the SDARL Life Events Celebrations and Recognitions for September 2022 CONGRATULATIONS to you all and welcome to the SDARL family for the new …

September 30, 2022

SDARL Seminar 8 Rural Community Leadership Rapid City and Spearfish

The South Dakota Agricultural and Rural Leadership Class XI gained great insight on Rural Community Leadership in Rapid City and Spearfish recently.  Class members found …

September 14, 2022

2022 West River Rapid City Golf Tournament Winners

A great time was had at the 2022 SDARL West River Rapid City Golf Tournament FUNdraiser.  Yes, there was some competitive jiving, but that’s to …

September 14, 2022

Walt Bones Honored as Eminent Leader

It’s a big year for Walt Bones III (Class II). Earlier this year he was named the 2022 Governor’s Ag Ambassador.  This week he will …

September 1, 2022

First Interstate Bank Donates to SDARL

Thank you to First Interstate Bank for a generous investment of $10,000 in the SDARL annual fund, moving the bank into the Platinum Donor category, …

September 1, 2022

SDARL Alumni Schoon and Naasz Earn New Titles

If you’re looking for a Certified Range Management Consultant, we have a newly certified one right here in the SDARL midst.  Lealand Schoon (Class VI)  …

August 29, 2022

Search Begins for Next SDARL CEO

The Board of Directors of the South Dakota Agricultural and Rural Leadership Foundation has launched a search for a CEO to oversee all aspects of …

August 14, 2022

SDARL Alumni Seminar in Kentucky

Some great learning, as well as some fun, was had by those attending the SDARL alumni seminar in Kentucky recently.  The group included Jesse Lewis …

August 14, 2022

Mikkonen appointed SDARL Alumni and Communications Director

A new face will be joining Don and Jennifer as a staff member for SDARL.  An Alum from Class X, Krysti Mikkonen was appointed as …

August 1, 2022

SDARL Class XI Members Explore Impact of Agriculture in South Dakota

Members of SDARL Class XI traveled throughout eastern South Dakota to learn the vast impact of agriculture in South Dakota during the First Dakota National …

August 1, 2022

New Board Members Elected at Annual Meeting

At its annual meeting, the SDARL Board of Directors elected two new directors to serve on the board. Sara Steever, Chief Technology Officer of agriculture-focused …

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