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South Dakota Farm Link Enabling Statutes

The South Dakota Department of Agriculture’s Farm Link Program assists beginning farmer/ranchers find access to agricultural land.  Farm Link began in 1993 and was a free service administered by the Department of Agriculture in cooperation with the SDSU Ag Extension Services.  Farm Link creates a directory of beginning farmers and ranchers as well as a directory of current or retiring farmers and ranchers for the purpose of facilitating a skills mentoring and land transition relationship.

Downloadable Documents
Authority Type
Statutes and Ordinances
South Dakota
Level of Government
Law Type
State Laws
Agricultural Economic Development, Beginning Farmers, Farm Transfer
S.D. Codified Laws §§ 38-1-42 to 43 (2013).

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