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EpiPen price hikes add millions to Pentagon costs
Hospitals may face bigger penalties for readmissions than deaths
Oregon militants acquitted of conspiracy in wildlife refuge seizure
Big oil's recovery is still some way off as prices stay low
Syrian rebels open major counteroffensive amid siege of Aleppo
Davison County receives Gold Level award
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CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
South Dakota prep volleyball playoff pairings
A moment to 'cherish': Tayler Reichelt caps win with touchdown run
Gold rush: No. 1 Kernels cruise into semifinals
Area volleyball roundup: Rustlers rally for five-set win at Platte-Geddes
Photos from the Kernels 79-22 win over Sturgis in 11AA playoffs
Mitchell woman turns 80
Canova woman marks 85th birthday
Couple celebrates 60th anniversary
Healy birth announcement
Fulton woman celebrates 80th birthday
Marcellina C. Weiss
Paul Patrick Hohn
Ruth E. Baker
Mary Jo Wittstruck
The last great stronghold for pheasant hunting
A Monumental Milestone
Superstar, super nervous, easy interview
Mastering a foreign language
Human trafficking in our backyard
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
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
January 29, 2016
Sure, that'll work ... of course it won't
There was a mirrored symmetry to the news last week that reflects badly — but not unfairly — on American agriculture. On Jan. 18, Farm Futures magazine released its updated presidential surveys among farmers for both the first-in-the-nation Iowa caucus and the overall...
January 29, 2016 - 10:34am
January 22, 2016
Low fuel prices costly to farmers
Low gas prices may save drivers at the pump, but ultimately cost farmers. The price of oil has dropped to its lowest level in more than 10 years,...
January 22, 2016 - 10:36am
October 5, 2015
Industrial hemp gains ground
RAY, N.D. -- Wayne Hauge walks across his farmstead to the field where he plans to one day plant his first crop of industrial hemp. His farm, RBJ Farms Inc., named after his grown sons Raymond, Brandon and Jordan, was worked by his father, grandfather and great-grandfather before...
October 5, 2015 - 11:18am
September 21, 2015
County-by-county harvest outlook: Spotty rains, hail cause varying yields
It just depends. That’s the consensus on what crop yields look like in southcentral and southeastern South Dakota this year. Spotty rains and rampant thunderstorms throughout the summer left some farmers with much-needed timely rains, others with barely enough, and still others...
September 21, 2015 - 1:35pm
August 13, 2015
USDA report punches grain prices
Grain prices have been beat up this week following a report from the United States Department of Agriculture. Jared Hofer, director of farm...
August 13, 2015 - 9:38pm
August 6, 2015
OPINION: SAFE: a not-so-safe, unwise trick
There’s little safety and virtually no accuracy in SAFE, the Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act of 2015, that passed in the U.S. House of...
August 6, 2015 - 10:56am
July 14, 2015
Winter wheat harvest getting underway in South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The winter wheat harvest is underway in South Dakota, but the crop isn't as good as farmers had hoped for when they planted it last fall. Ten percent of the winter wheat in the state has been combined, ahead of zero percent last year at the same time but...
July 14, 2015 - 1:20pm
July 7, 2015
Rainy week brings moisture to South Dakota crops, pastures
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Rain over the past week brought moisture to crops and pastures in many parts of South Dakota. The Agriculture Department says in its weekly crop report that topsoil moisture supplies in the state are rated 82 percent adequate to surplus, and subsoil moisture...
July 7, 2015 - 2:00pm
July 6, 2015
Holy cow! Milk supplies overwhelm U.S. dairies
CHICAGO — There's so much milk flowing out of U.S. cows these days that some is ending up in dirt pits because dairies can't find buyers. Domestic...
July 6, 2015 - 9:11am
July 2, 2015
Wheat, corn, soybean stocks all are up in South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Stocks of wheat, corn and soybeans all are up in South Dakota. The Agriculture Department says in its latest report that wheat stored in all positions on June 1 totaled 31.6 million bushels, up 45 percent from a year ago. Soybean stocks stood at 24.8 million...
July 2, 2015 - 11:34am