South Dakota: Professional Qualifications

We are Certified Agricultural Consultants specializing in agribusiness development & management along with strategic planning & analysis.

Boyd D. Hopkins, CAC

300 Cherapa Place, Suite 101
Sioux Falls, SD  57103

Phone: ☎ 605.444.4000
Fax: 605.444.4040
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Along with his consulting practice, Boyd is the Chairman of the Board of a family-owned community bank with locations in South Dakota and Minnesota.  Jeff and Donald are also associated with the bank.  

We have implemented the Ferguson Ratio Analysis into the banking organization which was instrumental through the agricultural crisis in the 1980’s.

Boyd has a degree in business with an emphasis in accounting from Dakota Wesleyan University in Mitchell, SD.  

Donald L. Threadgold, CAC

PO BOX 188
ARTESIAN, SD 57314-0188

Telephone: ☎ 605.527.2217
Fax: 605.527.2218
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Donald has a mathematics and statistics degree and from the South Dakota State University.  He is also a Certified Farm Manager and oversees several farms in the Wealth Management division of the bank.

Jeffrey J. Smith, CAC

PO BOX 237
MITCHELL, SD  57301-0237

Telephone: ☎ 605.995.1117
Fax: 605.996.1929
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Jeff has an accounting degree from the University of South Dakota and was recently appointed to the South Dakota Board of Accountancy.


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