Category Archives: Agriculture

Dakota Layers expansion cracks open in Flandreau.

FLANDREAU, S.D. — Egg producer Dakota Layers is expanding its operation in Flandreau. The company is being assisted in the expansion by an SBA 504 loan from the South Dakota Development Corporation (SDDC). The approved funding will be used to construct ...

USDA grant growing new farmers in South Dakota.

SOUTH DAKOTA — Grants from the United States Department of Agriculture have been awarded to Dakota Rural Action and South Dakota State University to expand training and support for beginning farmers and ranchers in South Dakota. The grants are part of ...

RTI expansion breeding jobs in Brookings.

BROOKINGS, S.D. — Thanks to two loans facilitated by the Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED), veterinary and diagnostic research company Research Technology Innovations (RTI) is expanding its operations in Brookings. The expansion will ...

Belle Fourche on track for new grain terminal.

BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. — The Belle Fourche Economic Development Corp. is planning a new grain terminal in Belle Fourche for the loading and unloading of rail cars. The facility, which will represent an $8.4 million investment, will be located in the city& ...