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October 16, 2017
THUNE: South Dakota's unofficial October holiday
For many South Dakotans, myself included, the third Saturday in October is always circled on the calendar. While most fall weekends are primetime...
October 16, 2017 - 3:00pm
September 28, 2017
Farm bill urgency: Agriculture's silver lining
There's a bright side to the bad weather that scorched the fields of farmers this season. Despite an improved outlook backed by a break from...
September 28, 2017 - 7:48am
July 31, 2017
Drought concerns grow in South Dakota
ABERDEEN, S.D. — The latest U.S. Drought Monitor shows the drought is expanding in South Dakota, with nearly 100 percent of the state in...
July 31, 2017 - 8:20am
July 24, 2017
How drought victims can use ND's 1.4M acres of CRP land to find relief
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Harvest crews are in northeast North Dakota this weekend to take emergency Conservation Reserve Program hay, though some...
July 24, 2017 - 6:11am
July 11, 2017
CRP haying allowed in drought-stricken South Dakota counties
PIERRE (AP) — The federal government is allowing emergency haying of Conservation Reserve Program acres in South Dakota counties dealing with drought. Certain CRP acres earlier were opened to grazing. Haying is now being added, starting Sunday. The latest U.S. Drought Monitor map...
July 11, 2017 - 10:31am
July 6, 2017
Thursday need-to-know: 5 stories
Here are five stories to know headed into Thursday, July 6. 1. Mitchell residents may have illegally fired off fireworks on the Fourth of July,...
July 6, 2017 - 8:58am
2017 CRP enrollment in Hanson County nearly quadruples 2016 total
HANSON COUNTY — Conservation is booming in Hanson County as farmers enrolled nearly 2,000 acres of land into a federal reserve program...
July 6, 2017 - 8:30am
June 29, 2017
CRP emergency: Thune's request aids livestock producers battling drought
WASHINGTON — Help is on the way for drought-stricken livestock producers. Two days after U.S. Sen. John Thune, R-South Dakota, requested...
June 29, 2017 - 11:27am
May 19, 2017
Farm bill forecast: Sen. Thune seeking to cut costs, pay farmers more for productive land
More commodity and conservation programs for less cost. That's part of an ideal farm bill for John Thune, a Republican U.S. senator representing...
May 19, 2017 - 1:45pm
May 15, 2017
Conservation freeze: Popular program sees change
WASHINGTON — New enrollment in a popular conservation program has been frozen, but producers interested in it shouldn't give up hope, a...
May 15, 2017 - 12:21pm
March 20, 2017
South Dakota farmers have mixed reaction to Thune's SHIPP
HOUGHTON, S.D. — With the current low commodity price environment, farmers are relying more on farm program payments to help them stay...
March 20, 2017 - 9:45am
March 2, 2017
New proposal announced as work begins on 2018 farm bill
U.S. Sen. John Thune said the 2018 farm bill will need "innovative solutions and flexibility" to alleviate low commodity prices that are plaguing...
March 2, 2017 - 7:16pm
January 15, 2017
Daugaard hoping for expanded CRP acres
As governor of one of the nation's most prominent crop producing states, South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard's stance on ag issues carries weight....
January 15, 2017 - 6:30pm
October 17, 2016
A South Dakotan's field of dreams
When South Dakotans picture opening day of pheasant season, they see unharvested corn and milo fields, sloughs, shelterbelts, and food plots...
October 17, 2016 - 5:15pm
August 18, 2016
S.D. delegation: Federal regulations hinder U.S. ag industry
South Dakota's congressional delegation said federal regulations are disrupting what U.S. Sen. John Thune called the state's "most important...
August 18, 2016 - 8:39am