grassroots organizing for the future

South Dakota Local Foods Conference

7th Annual SD Local Foods Conference Join us for the 7th Annual SD Local Foods Conference November 2nd – 4th in Spearfish at the Holiday Inn Convention Center! The Conference, which is a collaboration between Dakota Rural Action, SDSU Extension, South Dakota Specialty Producers Association, SD Dept. of Agriculture, USDA Rural Development, Small Business Development Center, […]


30th Annual Meeting

Rooting Our Communities in Sustainability: 30 Years of Grassroots Activism Join us in Brookings to celebrate our first 30 years of action and plan for the next 30 years! Cost & Registration: $30 Friday Only/Person | $30 Saturday Only/Person | $50 Full Weekend/Person | $80 Couples/Families Full Weekend To register online click here. FRIDAY, October […]


Legislative Donations

For three decades Dakota Rural Action has help South Dakotans have an active and independent voice in the legislative process.  Help us keep it going for another three decades and beyond by donating to our Legislative Fund! So far this session in Pierre Dakota Rural Action has: Stopped a major threat to citizens’ right to […]