“To promote good stewardship of grasslands through sustainable and profitable management.”
“Conserve and enhance grasslands by educating grassland managers to adopt sustainable and profitable management.”
What’s so great about grass?
Our organization supports good stewardship of native grasslands through education and producer involvement…
Healthy grasslands have diverse native grasses and forbs as well as healthy living soil…
Healthy grasslands support abundant and diverse wildlife ecosystems and healthy watersheds…
Diversifying land use and making land use more profitable while increasing the health of the ecosystem is the best way to preserve our rural communities…
Achieving our Mission and Goals
Three principals underlie the Coalition’s mission and goals.
Become a member of the South Dakota Grassland Coalition and help us share our mission to improve stewardship of grasslands through sustainable and profitable management. If you are interested in a big picture understanding of what grassland management does for the environment, practical education, improved forage production and profitability, you would benefit from joining us!
News from the South Dakota Grassland Coalition.
By Dan Rasmussen The year was 1991. The air was cool for July as I stood on top of a tall butte with my Father and Dwayne Breyer. The three of us were looking out onto the ranch that I ran with my father. The pastureland was brown from hot summer winds and...
Grassland related topics from our SDGC Contributors.