Provide for the discovery, promotion, development and expansion of domestic and export markets and industries and for research, education and transportation; and formulate policies and programs regarding the discovery, promotion and development of markets and industries for the use of soybeans grown within the state.
The council is appointed by the Secretary of Agriculture
The council shall be composed of at least five but no more than nine members who shall be participating growers. The initial members shall be appointed by the secretary of agriculture. Any additional members authorized pursuant to this section shall be appointed by the secretary of agriculture.
Term of Appointment:
The terms of members shall be three years; the initial appointments shall be for staggered terms. However, the secretary shall be an ex officio, nonvoting member of the council.

Contact Info: P: 605.330.9942

Mission Statement:
Grow market opportunities and value for South Dakota soybean farmers.