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Greater Oahe Action League

GREATER OAHE ACTION LEAGUE – Dakota Rural Action’s newest chapter! On February 21st, we launched a chapter in the central region of South Dakota. Chapter members voted to call the chapter GOAL, the Greater Oahe Action League. To learn more about what the chapter is doing, check out their website:! ABOUT the Greater Oahe […]


SD Local Foods Directory

Local Foods Directory

The New 2013 Edition is Now Available! Get Your Copy Today! A Consumer’s Guide to Eating Locally. The South Dakota Local Foods Directory connects families to South Dakota farmers and producers who are growing fresh, wholesome locally-grown vegetables, eggs, meats, grains and more.  The Directory reaches a vast consumer base; over 20,000 copies of previous […]



Keystone XL Pipeline

Dakota Rural Action Reopens Keystone XL Campaign Statement from Dakota Rural Action Board Chair and KXL landowner Paul Seamans: TransCanada first appeared in the state in the spring of 2008, contacting landowners about the fact that a pipeline would be crossing their land. Soon thereafter, under the threat of eminent domain by TransCanada, these ranchers […]