2016 Fall Junior REAL Schedule Announced
South Dakota Farmers Union has the 2016 Fall dates set for the Junior Rural Economic and Leadership Program (Jr. REAL) featuring Holly Hoffman from Survivor.
Coleman Egan/Flandreau- October 25
Sioux Valley- October 26
Groton- November 2
Britton/Hecla- November 3
2016-2017 REAL Applications Now Available
South Dakota Farmers Union is currently accepting applications for participants in the 2016-2017 Rural Economic and Leadership (REAL) Development Program. REAL allows the opportunity to meet people from throughout the state while learning how to motivate yourself and your community toward financial growth, stability, and a positive future.
Please go online to http://www.sdfu.org/education/real-program to register or call (605) 352-6761 ext 125 and talk to Rachel. Get involved. Be Changed.
Farmers Union Quiz Bowl Encourages Youth to Think about Farm & Ranch Safety
McCook Central FFA Chapter won the championship round of the Farmers Union Team Up for Safety Quiz Bowl held today during Farmers Union Day at the South Dakota State Fair in Huron.
McCook Central FFA Chapter is one of four FFA Chapters which placed in the Farmers Union Team Up for Safety Quiz Bowl held in conjunction with the 2016 South Dakota State FFA Convention this April in Brookings.
Team members of the McCook Central FFA Chapter include: Cole Grasma, Melissa Lauck, Jordan Scheier and Leslie Kolbeck: Other FFA Chapters who competed and their team members include: Viborg/Hurley FFA Chapter, team members include: Alison Knutson, Logan Slack, Abby Hora and Annie Wirth: Sunshine Bible FFA Chapter, team members include; Chris Hass, Evan Lopez, Shelby Belmare and Titus Deal: and the Lyman FFA Chapter, team members include; Sage Mowery, Conrad Mohr-Eymer, Eli Fanning and Grant Stewart.