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March 20, 2017
Members of the Mitchell Fire Department respond to a controlled burn just west of the Dakotafest grounds that got out of control and spread east towards the structures on top of the hill on Monday morning. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Firefighters extinguish rubbish fire near Dakotafest grounds
March 20, 2017 - 4:56pm
August 18, 2016
People make their way through the grounds at Dakotafest on Thursday morning southeast of Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Dakotafest looks toward annual growth
August 18, 2016 - 5:18pm
August 16, 2016
Stan Boltz, regional soil health specialist for the United States Department of Agribulture's Natural Resources Conservation Service, demonstrates the effects of runoff in various treatment types of soil Tuesday at Dakotafest in Mitchell. (Jake Shama/Republic)
Management equally important for pastures as crops
August 16, 2016 - 5:51pm
Jack Davis, a crops business management field specialist with South Dakota State University Extension, talks to a group about the grain commodity outlook in the SDSU Pavilion as part of the first day of Dakotafest on Tuesday east of Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Expert: Corn could be culprit for low prices
August 16, 2016 - 5:49pm
August 2, 2016
New campus, app giving Dakotafest new look
August 2, 2016 - 11:54am
July 11, 2016
Crews work on the Dakotafest Education Center, Reaves Building Display Area and Dakotafest Exhibits and Innovation Center on Monday at Schlaffman Farm on the southeast edge of Mitchell. (Photo courtesy of IDEAg Group)
Thune, Rounds and Noem attending Dakotafest
July 11, 2016 - 6:07pm
August 25, 2015
Despite rainout, Dakotafest attendance about 30,000
August 25, 2015 - 8:48am
August 21, 2015
People can be seen making their way through the different vendors on Thursday morning during the last day of Dakotafest, from the top of a Brock Grain Storage bin. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Dakotafest sees strong crowds despite lost day
August 21, 2015 - 11:59am
Warren Rusche, cow/calf field specialist for SDSU Extension in Watertown.
Specialist offers 10 tips to improve cattle yields
August 21, 2015 - 11:44am
August 18, 2015
The first day of Dakotafest was a washout Tuesday, as organizers canceled the first day of the annual farm show in Mitchell. It's the first time the show has been canceled in the Dakotafest's 20-year history. (Marcus Traxler/Republic)
Mitchell's Dakotafest rained out, canceled for the first time in history
August 18, 2015 - 9:16pm
July 30, 2015
Dakotafest bigger, better than ever
July 30, 2015 - 10:25am
August 26, 2014
Davison County reaches Dakotafest road maintenance deal
August 26, 2014 - 9:40pm
TODD EPP: Restaging of Benda's death was inappropriate
August 26, 2014 - 12:17pm
August 22, 2014
PHOTO: Climate talk at Dakotafest
August 22, 2014 - 8:21am
August 21, 2014
A pheasant flushing bar created by Pheasants Forever Farm Bill Biologist Mike Blaalid is displayed Wednesday during Dakotafest in Mitchell. (Sean Ryan/Republic)
'It's a good talking piece' Flushing out pheasants safely
August 21, 2014 - 5:22pm