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October 24, 2016
Gary Blindauer, 64, of Letcher, harvests corn on Oct. 3 on Ed Blindauer's farm east of Letcher. (Jake Shama/Republic)
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
October 24, 2016 - 4:27pm
Soybeans in a field west of Letcher. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
October 24, 2016 - 4:27pm
October 10, 2016
The new $7.4 million Swine Education and Research Facility at South Dakota State University will mark a new era for the swine industry. Photo by Michelle Rook, Special to Agweek
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
October 10, 2016 - 8:28am
October 5, 2016
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
October 5, 2016 - 10:06am
September 28, 2016
Lawyers fight at state permit hearing about whether manure is health threat
September 28, 2016 - 6:39pm
September 12, 2016
Costs still unknown for buffer strips tax break
September 12, 2016 - 6:34pm
August 17, 2016
Lucas Pearson, vice president of marketing and sales for Leading Edge Industries, center, discusses the new Operation Harvest Sweep product with Brian Price, left, and Tim Wenande, right, of Mitchell, Wednesday at the Dakotafest Exhibits and Innovation Center in Mitchell. (Jake Shama/Republic)
New product cuts grain loss in field
August 17, 2016 - 4:56pm
August 10, 2016
Leroy Jerke addresses the Bon Homme County Zoning Board in regards to a proposed zoning amendment Tuesday at the Bon Homme County courthouse. (Caitlynn Peetz/Republic)
Bon Homme County zoning ordinance tabled ... again
August 10, 2016 - 10:06am
August 8, 2016
At center, South Dakota State Univeristy President Barry Dunn talks with guests during an SDSU Alumni Association gathering on Monday evening at the Highland Conference Center in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Agriculture programs growing at SDSU
August 8, 2016 - 8:07pm
July 19, 2016
Joel Wieczorek harvests his field of wheat on Tuesday afternoon northwest of Stickney. (Matt Gade/Republic)play button
Wheat harvest up, but prices down
July 19, 2016 - 5:54pm
July 12, 2016
Geddes Grocery Center given grant for energy conservation
July 12, 2016 - 5:18pm
July 8, 2016
A soil demonstration at the saline/sodic workshop hosted at Mitchell Technical Institute on Thursday showed the difference between conventional tillage and no-till in terms of water absorption. Jeff Hemenway explains that no-till allows the soil to maintain better soil structure. (Selena Yakabe/Republic)play button
Additional management practices needed to amend soil
July 8, 2016 - 9:56am
June 24, 2016
South Dakota ethanol industry calls for larger ethanol market
June 24, 2016 - 5:17pm
June 16, 2016
Farm organizations work to 'adapt to change'
June 16, 2016 - 5:40pm
June 9, 2016
Kevin Schwader, 38, broke his leg in March when he was doing a routine check of his cows. Farm Rescue is assisting him by cutting and baling his field. (Katherine Clayton/Republic)
Howard farmer gets a helping hand
June 9, 2016 - 8:29am