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Email from January 2011 shows Schopp knew about GEAR UP
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe completes water pipeline
Mitchell VFW gets helping hand from county commissioners
Trump will not pardon former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio at Phoenix rally, White House says
‘Mentally disturbed’ man in custody after two-day standoff in Mount Vernon
Google's newest Android operating system gets its official name: Oreo
Macy's to restructure merchandising unit, cut 100 jobs
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Americans keep crushing it with their 401(k)s
SD ag, fishing officials update water issue
Officials seek trucking help for donated drought-relief hay
Seeing red: Take a trip to Wisconsin's cranberry marshes
Ag credit counselor, mediator say new lending rules hit hard
Schlecht: Wait for the rain to come
Cavs trade G Irving to Celtics for G Thomas, other assets
Jon Jones failed drug test before UFC 214, stripped of title
SANSEVERE: Matt Birk believes football is getting a bad rap
Illness keeps Kepler out of Twins' lineup
Vikings rookies look like a class act this year
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
John A. Fillaus
Harold W. Bietz
Keillor: Never been here before
LETTER: Dismayed with SD officials' response to Trump
THUNE: There's nowhere else I'd rather be
MERCER: Time to revisit state laws on open records
Schlecht: Wait for the rain to come
South Dakota graduate student conducts fox study
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
Wiltz: A legendary bungled archery hunt
James and Karen Geppert
February 6, 2017
Senate debates tax cut for buffer strips, meets another snag
PIERRE — Agriculture landowners in South Dakota would be eligible for a 40 percent reduction in their property taxes on buffer strips along...
February 6, 2017 - 4:06pm
November 23, 2016
Klobuchar on Obama's renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
WASHINGTON—Many American farmers are thankful today for an Obama administration decision to boost the amount of renewable fuels, such as made from corn and soybeans, in the country's gasoline and diesel supply. The Wednesday, Nov. 23 announcement was a turnaround for the Environmental...
November 23, 2016 - 8:54pm
November 21, 2016
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Forty-five large investors collectively managing $1.2 trillion in assets are pressing some of the nation's largest meat producers to set policies...
November 21, 2016 - 4:05pm
November 15, 2016
Heritage Foundation publishes report criticizing sections of 2014 Farm Bill
After the 2014 Farm Bill's passage, some questions remained about solutions that were left off the table that could benefit both the taxpayer...
November 15, 2016 - 12:33pm
October 24, 2016
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
LETCHER — On his first day of harvest, Ed Blindauer tinkered with his augur to get it ready after a dry growing season that lasted longer...
October 24, 2016 - 4:27pm
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
ETHAN — Coming off a record year of soybean production in 2015, South Dakota isn't expected to be as successful in 2016. But officials...
October 24, 2016 - 4:27pm
October 10, 2016
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
BROOKINGS, S.D. — The new $7.4 million Swine Education and Research Facility at South Dakota State University will mark a new era for the...
October 10, 2016 - 8:28am
October 5, 2016
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
Madison, Brookings, Rapid City and Sioux Falls would get new or expanded research facilities under a plan taking shape between the governor and the state Board of Regents whose members oversee South Dakota's public universities. The regents discussed four major projects, as well as...
October 5, 2016 - 10:06am
September 28, 2016
Lawyers fight at state permit hearing about whether manure is health threat
PIERRE — Lawyers for livestock and poultry groups blocked testimony at a state permit hearing Wednesday about whether feedlot manure contributes to antibiotic resistance. The hearing officer wouldn't allow the presentation by Don Kelley, a licensed pathologist and medical doctor...
September 28, 2016 - 6:39pm
September 12, 2016
Costs still unknown for buffer strips tax break
PIERRE — One of the arguments used back on March 29 to sustain the governor's veto of the buffer strips tax break for farmers and ranchers during the 2016 legislative session was its unknown cost. Now five-plus months later, Gov. Dennis Daugaard is throwing the full weight of...
September 12, 2016 - 6:34pm
August 17, 2016
New product cuts grain loss in field
In a world of $3 corn, farmers looking for higher yields may not have to look much further than what's already in their field. Operation Harvest...
August 17, 2016 - 4:56pm
August 10, 2016
Bon Homme County zoning ordinance tabled ... again
TYNDALL — After a public hearing Tuesday night, the Bon Homme County Zoning Board could restart the entire process of amending its ordinance...
August 10, 2016 - 10:06am
August 8, 2016
Agriculture programs growing at SDSU
South Dakota State University is growing its focus on agriculture. President Barry Dunn, previously the dean of the College of Agriculture and...
August 8, 2016 - 8:07pm
July 19, 2016
Wheat harvest up, but prices down
STICKNEY — Winter wheat yields have been good for Joel Wieczorek, a farmer in the Stickney area. Still, he's just hoping to break even...
July 19, 2016 - 5:54pm
July 12, 2016
Geddes Grocery Center given grant for energy conservation
HURON — Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced funding for 821 projects across the nation that will help rural small businesses and agricultural producers reduce energy usage and costs in their operations. The funding is available through the Rural Energy for America Program...
July 12, 2016 - 5:18pm