Over the next 20 years, the number of adults over the age of 65 will increase dramatically. Gerontology is the study of the biological, psychological and social components of aging. SDSU Extension Gerontology Field Specialists are devoted to providing programing to equip South Dakota communities to meet the opportunities and challenges of an aging population.
The goal of food safety programming is to reduce the risk associated with food-borne illness for individuals and families in South Dakota. Food safety education is essential from field to table for entrepreneurs, consumers and businesses. The focus of food safety is to help insure the food supply is safe using proactive educational means to prevent contamination rather than reacting to it.
Family and Personal Finance focuses on tools and resources to help you take charge of your financial future. SDSU Extension assists you with your financial management skills that require updating throughout the life cycle.
Find out about healthy eating and living for yourself, your family and your community. Obtain information and resources on budget-conscious, nutritious meals and snacks to prevent chronic disease and lead an active lifestyle.
SDSU Extension seeks broad input on its programs from citizens and clients from across the state. Information represents discussions regarding programs and needs.