The mission of the South Dakota Chapter of the Honor Society of Agriculture (Gamma Sigma Delta) is to promote and recognize high standards of scholarship and achievement in all branches of agricultural science and education. This mission is accomplished by:
Recognizing high standards of scholarship and leadership in agriculture and related sciences;
Encouraging high quality achievement, professional ethics, and service of those entering into and working in agricultural and related sciences, and;
Rendering service that will promote understanding of the agricultural sectors.