Posts for July 2011

South Dakota MarketPlace Draws Over 200 Participants in First Year

July 28, 2011

The first South Dakota ‘MarketPlace: Opening Doors to Success’ business conference, held in Huron, S.D., July 26-27, 2011, drew over 200 participants from across the state for two days of networking and business training. The event focused on energizing small businesses and rural communities. South Dakota Farmers Union and the Center for Rural Affairs partnered to organize the first MarketPlace held at the Huron Event Center.

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Day One of South Dakota MarketPlace Features Dynamic Speakers, Learning

July 26, 2011

The first day of South Dakota MarketPlace featured a group of dynamic speakers and breakout sessions focused on growing rural and small businesses in South Dakota.

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Attendees Gather in Huron for First-Ever South Dakota MarketPlace

July 26, 2011

People from across the state of South Dakota are gathering in Huron today for the first-ever South Dakota MarketPlace.

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First South Dakota MarketPlace Starts Tomorrow

July 25, 2011

The first South Dakota MarketPlace: Opening Doors to Success starts Tuesday, July 26 and runs through Wednesday afternoon at the Huron Event Center.

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Voters to Decide if HB 1230 Should Become Law

July 18, 2011

South Dakota’s Secretary of State has announced that all of the necessary signatures gathered to refer House Bill 1230 to a public vote have been verified and voters will have the chance to decide if the large projects fund bill should become law.

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Renewable Energy Compromise to Reduce Deficit, Continue Biofuels Investment

July 7, 2011

South Dakota Farmers Union (SDFU) President Doug Sombke says the proposal to end the Volumetric Ethanol Excise Tax Credit (VEETC) and tariff and extend other ethanol tax credits will begin to level the playing field between oil and ethanol. The compromise was announced Thursday by Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.), Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) and Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.).

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