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Build Your Base Olympians to Travel South Dakota 

The South Dakota Beef Industry Council (SDBIC) and Sanford Health are pleased to announce that three Build Your Base Team USA Olympians will be coming to South Dakota, December 6-9, 2021.

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“Simplify the Season with BEEF” Holiday Campaign

The South Dakota Beef Industry Council (SDBIC) will be keeping it simple this year with a new Holiday Campaign titled, “Simplify the Season with Beef”..

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South Dakota Beef Industry Council to Hold Quarterly Board Meeting

Directors and staff of the South Dakota Beef Industry Council (SDBIC) will gather at Drifters Conference Center in Ft. Pierre, SD on Monday, December 13th, 2021.

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Annual Report 2020

"South Dakota Beef Producers, Raising beef can be a challenge with multiple factors continuing to test our resilience. Whether you are dealing with weather, prices, or herd health, it’s important to know the dollars you are investing in the Beef Checkoff are managed and used in the most efficient and effective manner possible. We would like to extend our thanks to you, South Dakota beef producers, for your continued commitment in producing a high quality beef product." - Laurie Johnson, 2020 SDBIC President

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Annual Report 2019

"The year ahead looks very exciting with new opportunities to promote and educate beef's nutritional value to consumers. I look forward to another year and being a part of the organization as we continue to spread the beef message. We are also continually looking for opportunity to build beef's demand and welcome your ideas. With that, I thank you and encourage you to attend one of our quarterly board meetings. These meetings are open to the public. I would especially like to welcome our new board president, Laurie Johnson. I look forward to her leadership in the year to come." - Eric Sumption, 2019 SDBIC President

Download 2019's South Dakota Beef Industry Council Annual Report to learn more.

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Annual Report 2018

"The year ahead looks very exciting with new opportunities to promote and educate beef’s nutritional value to consumers. I look forward to another year in leading the organization as we continue to spread the beef message. We are also continually looking for opportunity to build beef’s demand and welcome your ideas. With that, I thank you and encourage you to attend one of our quarterly board meetings. These meetings are open to the public."- Eric Sumption, SDBIC President

Download 2018's South Dakota Beef Industry Council Annual Report to learn more.

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