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Drought conditions continue to improve in the Dakotas
As harvest gets underway, 2017 was problematic year for SD farmers
Harvest of South Dakota row crops continues to be slow
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July 6, 2017
Extreme heat broils the Dakotas and Montana, flash drought takes toll on wheat crop
A massive and intense heat dome has spread over the northern Plains and mountain West, sucking moisture out of the soil, and may persist for...
July 6, 2017 - 1:30pm
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
June 27, 2017
Dry conditions continue impacting South Dakota farmers
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Dry conditions across South Dakota are continuing to impact farmers and ranchers. The weekly crop report from the federal Agriculture Department says condition ratings have declined slightly for all crops, and also for range and pasturelands. Topsoil moisture...
June 27, 2017 - 9:28am
June 26, 2017
Buffalo County: 'Worst drought since 1976'
GANN VALLEY — Ranchers in Buffalo County are wondering how long they can hold on without rain. Richard Sinkie has lived on the his family's...
June 26, 2017 - 8:29am
Central SD farmer sees 4-year drought 'rotation'
FT. PIERRE, S.D. — Central South Dakota has had a bit of a rain revival, but many areas have back-slid into drought. Brothers Pete and...
June 26, 2017 - 6:54am
June 23, 2017
Emergency CRP grazing authorized in the Dakotas and Montana
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue has authorized emergency grazing on Conservation Reserve Program land in the Dakotas and Montana in response to drought. Perdue says that without alternative forage options, ranchers could be devastated economically....
June 23, 2017 - 4:41pm
Thune: Drought aid triggered for 6 South Dakota counties
PIERRE (AP) — U.S. Sen. John Thune says drought aid is coming to ranchers with cattle in six counties of South Dakota. Thune said Thursday the U.S. Drought Monitor indicates those counties are now categorized as being in extreme drought. That triggers three months of payments under...
June 23, 2017 - 9:25am
June 22, 2017
Parts of the Dakotas and Montana are now in extreme drought, the only such spots in the US
BISMARCK, N.D. — Parts of North Dakota, Montana and South Dakota now are considered in extreme drought. Extreme drought is the second-worst...
June 22, 2017 - 1:26pm
June 19, 2017
Showers bring some relief to South Dakota farmers
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Showers have brought some relief to South Dakota farmers, but much of the state remains dry. The U.S. Department of Agriculture...
June 19, 2017 - 4:16pm
June 16, 2017
Daugaard declares statewide emergency for drought
South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has declared a state of emergency due to drought conditions in the state. The emergency declaration allows...
June 16, 2017 - 11:35am
June 14, 2017
Tuesday's rain showers 'helped,' but drought conditions remain
Farmers and ranchers in north-central South Dakota are wondering how long they can hang on through extreme drought conditions. Compared to last...
June 14, 2017 - 4:07pm
June 9, 2017
Drought Monitor: Parched conditions expand across Dakotas
PIERRE (AP) — The U.S. Drought Monitor shows that most of the Dakotas are experiencing drought conditions that experts say are harming farmers...
June 9, 2017 - 8:50am
June 8, 2017
Drought conditions lead to herd trimming across region
RICHARDTON, N.D. — As drought spreads across the upper Great Plains, some cattle producers in North Dakota, South Dakota and Montana are...
June 8, 2017 - 2:18pm
June 6, 2017
Dry weather stresses South Dakota crops
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Dry weather is stressing South Dakota crops. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says mostly dry conditions prevailed in South Dakota for the week ending Sunday. Temperatures were near or above normal across the state with spotty rainfall in the west. Soil moisture...
June 6, 2017 - 9:19am
January 17, 2017
Drought-to-drenched California faces H20 balancing act
Rain has finally been falling hard in California, where reservoirs are filling up fast. After six years of punishing drought, that's obviously a good thing. But it creates a balancing-act challenge for the state's water managers. Keep too much holed up in storage and the system will...
January 17, 2017 - 1:14pm