SDSPA Annual Membership Meeting & Small Group Breakout Sessions
Central time, Cedar Shores Resort, Oacoma, SD
Be sure to participate in your Annual Membership Meeting! Information presented about organization restructure to IRS non-profit 501c3 and 501c5 organizations; Membership vote on new ByLaws for these structures; Membership elect Board of Directors members (not Officer elections - see proposed ByLaws).
Everyone is welcome! Voting only by current SDSPA Members.
9:30-10:00 AM REFRESHMENTS & NETWORKING
10:00-11:15 AM SDSPA ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING
Session is open to the public; current (paid for 2017) SDSPA members have voting rights; others are welcome to attend.
11:15-11:30 AM BREAK
11:30 AM -12:00 PM GUEST SPEAKERS- “Opportunities in Agritourism is South Dakota”, Wanda Goodman, Deputy Director & Kirk Hulstein, Industry Outreach and Development Team Leader, both from the SD Department of Tourism. Public is invited.
12:00-1:00 PM LUNCH & NETWORKING
Soup & Sandwich buffet lunch onsite, at your own cost.
1:00-4:00 PM BREAKOUT SESSIONS
Session 1- Hops Growing & Craft Brewing
Session 2- SD Wine Growers Association
Session 3- SD Local Foods Conf. Committee
Session 4- Aronia Berries, SD Dept of Ag Farmers Market Survey Results
Others TBD (Feel free to propose your own breakout group, such as chefs, farmers markets, food hub, etc)
Questions? Contact Cory at email@example.com