SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — What a great start to June Dairy Month and our summer event season! Not only did we have terrific crowds at our first two events, but they also had good questions and interaction with the farm families and volunteers.
Check out photos from the tours of Golden Dakota Dairy during Brooking’s annual Dairy Fest event here. The Ode family and their 10th annual Breakfast on the Farm were featured in a KDLT news story and in Progressive Dairy magazine. Check out photos from the open house here.
Please share information about our remaining events with your friends and family, including:
- June 24 – MoDak Dairy Day – Kranzburg.The MoDak family invites you to tour MoDak Dairy, enjoy a FREE grilled cheese sandwich, and learn more about dairy in SD!
- June 29 – Know Your Milk Tour, Stensland Family Farms, Sioux Falls. Enjoy an evening tour at Stensland Family Farms’ On this kid-friendly tour, families will have the opportunity to see dairy calves, ask questions to farmers and see a robotic milking system. There will be a free meal, as well as cheese and ice cream samples from the dairy.
- July 13 – Farms After Five Tour, Sioux Falls Enjoy an evening tour at local farms. Visit Valley Side Farm Cheese, Klein Beef Farm, and Central Farmers Coop in Lyons. Learn how artisan cheese is made at a local farm, and try samples! Then learn more about the beef you eat, and discover how grain grown locally gets shipped across the world! Sign Up Now!
- July 15 – Pechous Dairy Open House – Tabor. Don’t miss this opportunity to see a new, 250-cow robotic dairy! You will have the opportunity to see dairy calves and a robotic milking system, ask questions to farmers, and enjoy a FREE meal.
— Ag United for South Dakota
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