The Black Hills Stock Show Stockman’s Banquet and Ball will honor the accomplishments of four individuals at the annual event on Saturday, January 26.
The Stockman’s Banquet and Ball has a tradition of honoring those who have excelled in the agricultural industry as Stockmen and Agri-Business people. A special “Hall of Fame” distinction is awarded to an individual who has been influential in the growth and support of the Black Hills Stock Show®.
New this year is the Horse Person of the Year. We will be honoring an individual or family operation that has excelled in the equine industry.
Those recognized for 2018 were the following,
Stockman of the Year:
Troy and VeaBea Thomas, Thomas Ranch
Agri-Business Person of the Year:
Scott Dirk, Tri-State Livestock News
Horse Person of the Year:
Silver Spur "Hall of Fame":
The Stockman’s Banquet and Ball will be held at the Best Western Ramkota starting at 6 pm with a social and banquet to begin at 7 pm. The event will feature a banquet, youth scholarship auction, and live music along with presentations of the four honorees.