• Agri-Business

    Goal 
    To promote and enhance a positive relationship among production agriculturalists, value-added agriculture, retail business and consumers in the Yankton area. 

    2015 Strategic Plan 

    • Sponsor and promote the ninth annual Ag Gala (June 30, 2015)
    • Promote Ag in Youth - P.A.Y. – Promoting Agricultural Youth Scholarship (Deadline for applications March 30, 2015)
    • 4-H Achievement Days (July 30th – August 2nd, 2015)
    • Agriculture Promotion – National Ag Week promotion (March 15th-21st, 2015)
    • Harvest Appreciation at local elevators and machinery dealers 

    Monthly Meeting
    Meetings are held the fourth Wednesday at noon at Pizza Ranch, 1501 Broadway Ave

    2015 Chairperson
    Brian Bye, Farm Credit Services of America
    Co-Chair:  Elizabeth Allemand, Jim River Fencing

    Committee Members
    Amy Beran, First National Bank South Dakota
    David Biehl, South Dakota Office of USDA Rural Development
    Mark Brannen, National Resources & Soil Conservation
    David Charles, US Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency

    Kevin DeJong, Home Federal Bank 
    Nate Franzen, First Dakota National Bank
    Adam Goeken, First Dakota National Bank

    Bryan Gotch, Wells Fargo Bank
    Justin Hans, Hubbs Agency, Inc.
    Chris Hubbs, Hubbs Agency, Inc.

    Dave Hubbs, Hubbs Agency, Inc.
    Kevin Hunhoff, Mark’s Machinery, Inc. (Board Liaison)
    Erik Koenigs, CorTrust Bank

    Jerrold McDonald, Hubbs Agency, Inc.
    David Merchen, South Dakota Office of USDA Rural Development
    Jeff Pravecek, C & B Operations, L.L.C. dba Fred Haar Company, Inc.

    Travis Schumacher, Hubbs Agency, Inc. 
    Stephanie Smolek, Yankton County
    Matt Tereshinski, First Dakota National Bank
    Justin Wagner, First National Bank South Dakota
    Brad Woerner, Eisenbraun & Associates, Inc.
    Todd Woods, First Dakota National Bank (Board Liaison)

    For more information or to join the Agri-Business Committee e-mail chamber@yanktonsd.com or call (605) 665-3636.

    • (800) 888-1460
    • (605) 665-3636
    • 803 E. 4th St.
    • Yankton, SD
    • 57078