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Camps

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Orient and Seneca Youth Say Involvement in Farmers Union Prepared them for College

Jesse Carlson, Seneca, and Reece Schultz, Orient, were selected to serve on the 2016-2017 Senior Advisory Council during the 2016 S.D. Farmers Union State Convention, held in Pierre December 2016.

In this role, Carlson, a freshman studying Economics at South Dakota State University, and Schultz, a freshman studying Production Innovation at Dakota State University, will provide advice and act as mentors to the six members of the Farmers Union Youth Advisory Council. The Youth Advisory Council helps organize and plan Farmers Union State Leadership camp each year.

Below, the college students visit about what they look forward to in this new leadership role and discuss how the personal leadership development and communication skills they developed through Farmers Union educational programming has helped them during their first year of college.

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Junior REAL

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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.

2016 Dates:
Coleman Egan/Flandreau- October 25
Sioux Valley- October 26
Groton- November 2
Britton/Hecla- November 3

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REAL Program

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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.

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    November 19, 2015


Quiz Bowl

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Now Taking Teams for 2017 Quiz Bowl


Does your FFA Quiz Bowl team have what it takes? Team Up to Safety Quiz Bowl is now looking for teams!

Click here to register your team

Team Up to Safety Quiz Bowl is brought to you by South Dakota Farmers Union and South Dakota FFA Association. Contact Rachel for more information at 605-352-6761 ext. 125 or Rachel@sdfu.org

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