Education is one of South Dakota Farmers Union’s most essential principles. Since 1919 thousands of campers have participated in the tradition of day, district, and state camp. Learning about cooperation, legislation, leadership, farm safety, and how to impact their own community by doing little things in a big way. SDFU camps turn learning into fun and develops the next generation of leaders.  

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South Dakota Farmers Union is currently seeking applicants for Summer Staff/Intern positions to work with young people in the organization's youth education program. Click here for more information and to apply online.

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The Roots of SDFU Education 

Welcome to the education section of the SDFU website. The roots of the South Dakota Education Program stretch back to 1919 when Minnie Lovinger, of Ethan South Dakota, inspired young people with her newspaper column, "The Children's Nook." That column soon turned into an education program headed by Ms. Lovinger which has touched the lives of thousands of South Dakota young people. Do you want to learn more about SDFU Education? Contact Rachel 

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