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Deputy Secretary of Agriculture Trudy Wastweet joins us - It's YOUR Agri-Business

by Mark Brown

Deputy Secretary of Agriculture Trudy Wastweet joined us in the KELO AM studio, fresh from the Statewide Agriculture Summit out in the Hills that closed last Friday.

Brad Greenway joins us and heis a tireless member of the Davison County SD Pork Producers Council, National Pork Producers Council who spent 100 days last year on the road promoting Pork around the world..

His wife Peggy is the glue that holds the farming operation.

When there is need for volunteer help..Brad and Peg will drop whatever they are doing and come help. (Brad is the Uncle of Chad Greenway of the Vikings.)

By now you have heard all of the stories of damage from Wessington Springs and the other heavy downpours from South Dakota through Iowa and Minnesota.

This morningJohn Beranek joins me, and he is known for working with organizations on paying it forward. Last week I heard him speak to my morning Daybreak Kiwanis Club and asked him to help us tell the story of another community that lost elevators and it has hit them hard.

The South Dakota Peach Festival is a two fun-filled days of live music, activities, vendors and delicious foods! Attendees will enjoy peaches from the Georgia orchards and will eat their way through the weekend tasting all things peach including pies, jams, cobbler, tea, ice cream and beer as well astraditional festival foods and drinks.