The Research Park at South Dakota State University is located adjacent to South Dakota State University (SDSU) in Brookings, South Dakota. The Research Park launched their operation in 2008 and is the first of its kind to be constructed in the state of South Dakota. Located on 125 acres, the Research Park at South Dakota State University will provide over one million square feet of first-class office, lab, conference and greenhouse space at full build-out. As the leading research park in South Dakota, it aims to foster collaboration and partnerships between South Dakota State University, business, industry, and government.
The Research Park at South Dakota State University is divided into 32 leasable lots available to businesses for construction of their own facilities or for lease of building space from private developers. Currently there are three buildings on the property - the Innovation Center, the Lloyd Companies Building, and the Seed Technology Laboratory.