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Ohio nightclub shooting leaves one dead, 14 wounded; shooter at large
At least one reportedly dead in Las Vegas strip shooting
Uber suspends self-driving car program after Arizona crash
US confirms coalition airstrike in Mosul district; dozens of civilians believed killed
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
AgweekTV: Cattle stress study at NDSU
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
NOEM: A diversity of issues impacting agriculture
Class A boys sweep Class AA, B
Berrios proud to have played for Puerto Rico, even if it means starting season in minors
POWERS: Twins management right to evaluate team... but don't expect fans to wait for turnaround
Injury bug finally makes way to Twins camp
Canucks pound Wild with big second period
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
William "Bill" Mayer
LETTER: Politicians can't come up with good health care
LETTER: Abortion is evil
LETTER: Truth be told
LETTER: Lying about talking to the Russians?
LETTERS: Other powers don't run 100 percent
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Curtis and Linda Mueller
March 6, 2017
Farm-related incidents, fatalities still top concern for South Dakota orgs
One of South Dakota's top industries is also one of the most dangerous places to work. The National Safety Council has dubbed agriculture the...
March 6, 2017 - 5:18pm
February 19, 2017
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
PLATTE — Llamas and rabbits and yaks, oh my. The 52nd annual "One of a Kind Sale" was held at the Platte Livestock Market on Saturday,...
February 19, 2017 - 4:42pm
January 21, 2017
Preparing for spring
ELKTON — Spring planting is on Rich Motter’s mind as frigid winter temps grip eastern South Dakota. Motter manages a row crop operation near...
January 21, 2017 - 12:00pm
Bringing oats research to the next level with SDSU, General Mills
South Dakota is leading the country in providing oats for General Mills’ food production — a trend that is likely to continue now that General...
January 21, 2017 - 12:00pm
January 16, 2017
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Renegotiating expired farmland rental rate agreements — a process now underway across the Upper Midwest — can be one of the toughest...
January 16, 2017 - 7:00am
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
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
PIERRE (AP) — Winter wheat plantings in South Dakota last fall totaled only 900,000 acres, down nearly one-fourth from the previous year to one of the lowest levels in years. In its first estimate of the crop Thursday, the U.S. Department of Agriculture reported the numbers, which...
January 15, 2017 - 3:00pm
December 16, 2016
Boosting women farmers would dramatically cut world hunger - experts
ROME (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - If women farmers were given the same access to land, tools and credit as men, the boost to crop yields would...
December 16, 2016 - 4:29pm
November 25, 2016
Fall fieldwork in South Dakota not impacted by first storm
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota farmers had completed most of their fall fieldwork before the state saw its first winter storm of the season, but some corn and sunflowers remain unharvested. The Agriculture Department in its latest weekly crop report says 3 percent of both the corn...
November 25, 2016 - 8:16am
November 15, 2016
Corn and soybean stocks rise as producers decide not to sell
With prices low, farmers are taking their products off the market. Mark Andres, location manager of CHS Farmers Alliance in Ethan, said farmers...
November 15, 2016 - 12:36pm
September 18, 2016
Finding a formula for higher crop yields
It's no secret that crop yields have been trending up. Within the last 30 years the national average yield in corn has soared from 120 bushels...
September 18, 2016 - 1:00pm
August 19, 2016
Finding cattle feed with less pasture
It's the Cain and Abel conflict of agriculture: you farm or you ranch. Very few do both. But with the push for more sustainable farming practices,...
August 19, 2016 - 12:27pm
August 17, 2016
Thank a farmer
On Capitol Hill where very few people were “farm kids” and even fewer actually pursued farming or ranching as a career, the personal impact...
August 17, 2016 - 10:54am
June 9, 2016
Howard farmer gets a helping hand
HOWARD — Thanks to the assistance of one national organization, a broken leg hasn't broken one farmer's spirit. On March 17, Howard farmer...
June 9, 2016 - 8:29am
April 21, 2016
OPINION: Fall flat on my what?
Back in the good ol' days (probably 2013), I recall having a conversation with a farmer who was in his 60s, he was telling me how his son's generation was completely out of control with their spending. This included machinery purchases, family living, high-priced land, etc. What he...
April 21, 2016 - 11:11am