Animal & Human Health
Best tax climate in the countryExisting animal and human health businesses have taken advantage of the vast array of resources available in the Brookings area to make an impact on the local, national, and global level. Areas of research and innovation include:
• aquaculture feed
• animal feed
• cancer research
• vaccine and diagnostic test development
• drug delivery systemsTop state for business
• food and nutrition
• genomics

University Collaboration

The presence of South Dakota State University provides significant benefits to animal and human health companies. Abundant resources such as SDSU's Veterinary Extension program University outreach resourcesand four health and nutritional sciences research laboratories create an environment for  entrepreneurial development and a progressive landscape for businesses to start, relocate, or expand in Brookings. Other benefits include:
• highly-diversified funding portfolio
• High Research Activity institution
• Technology Transfer Office
• Office of Research & Sponsored Programs
• Brookings BioSpace wet lab facility 

Top state for entrepreneursContact BEDC to find out how your company can partner with SDSU and utilize the existing resources in Brookings to achieve success.