States Guidance - South Dakota Department of Agriculture

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57501 Pierre
Phone: 605-773-3375


South Dakota Department of Agriculture

The state level Department of Agriculture often oversees education, production, research, and other areas involving food, the environment, and farming in the state. The Department is generally under the supervision of a Secretary of Agriculture, who is appointed by the Governor and then approved by the state senate and or congress.

The overall goals of each states Department of Agriculture often includes providing information on growing safe, nutritious and affordable food, preserving farmland and conserving natural resources, improving water and air quality, innovation to grow the economy through agribusiness solutions.

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