1993 Dr. Ray Moore, AES Director
1994 Dennis Gere, Monsanto and Cenex Field Rep
1995 Darrel "Red" Pahl, Extension Irrigation Specialist
1996 SD Corn Utilization Council, Major Funder
1997 Jim Hill, Budget Director for Gov. Mickelson
1998 Dan Cronin, One of the first key supporters.
1999 Hank Zeeman, BOD Chairman during startup.
2000 Waymon Williams, BOD Treasurer
2001 Paul Weeldreyer, DLRF Corp. Secretary 1981-99.
2002 SD Wheat Commission, Ongoing major supporter.
2003 Leon Wrage, Extension Weed Specialist
2004 Ducks Unlimited Inc., Major supporter.
2005 Ralph Holzwarth, Long-time BOD Member/Chair.
2006 Wilbert Blumhardt, Long-time No-Till advocate
2007 Steve Taylor, Early No-Till/livestock advocate. BOD
2008 Wayne Edinger, Long- time No-Till advocate
2009 Dan Forgey, Long-time No-Till advocate
2010 Burleigh Co. ND Soil Conservation District
2011 Dave Nelson Long time BOD Treasurer
2012 Dr. Ray Ward Long time No till Advocate