South Dakota State University Names Facility After Raven Industries
Raven Precision Agriculture Center
SIOUX FALLS, S.D.,
|The Raven Precision Agriculture Center will bring agronomy, engineering and computer science disciplines under one roof, where students and faculty can collaborate, conduct research, and innovate.|
The Raven Precision Agriculture Center will bring agronomy, engineering and computer science disciplines under one roof, where students and faculty can collaborate, conduct research and innovate.
"The need for advanced technology and solutions within the precision agriculture industry is growing," stated Dan Rykhus, President and CEO of
"The new Raven Precision Agriculture Center will support our students pursuing the first four-year degree in precision agriculture in the country. We appreciate the partnerships we have with Raven and others which make it possible for our students to learn the skills that will help them make a positive impact on the world," says Dr. John Killefer, South Dakota Corn Utilization Council Endowed Dean of the
A construction timeline for the project has not yet been set.
Founded in 1881,
The work of the university is carried out on a residential campus in Brookings, at sites in
Lisa Koch, Communications & Marketing Manager
Raven Industries, Inc.
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Source: Raven Industries, Inc.