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January 21, 2017
Rich Motter uses the Hefty fertilizer removal app to calculate the amount of nutrients that have left his field during harvest. Motter is conscientious about the health of his soil and is diligent in applying adequate levels of fertilizer to prepare for next year’s crop. Submitted photo
Preparing for spring
January 21, 2017 - 12:00pm
The Young Brothers Seed Technology Building is home to the new oats variety development lab in Brookings. Together SDSU and General Mills will focus on progressing oat varieties to promote sustainability in the food system and increase profitability for growers.
Bringing oats research to the next level with SDSU, General Mills
January 21, 2017 - 12:00pm
January 16, 2017
Dawn approaches the outskirts of Williston, N.D. on Wednesday, August 24, 2016. (Nick Nelson/Agweek)
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
January 16, 2017 - 7:00am
January 15, 2017
A South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks Department Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program sign borders public hunting land north of Mitchell in this 2014 file photo. (Luke Hagen / Republic)
Daugaard hoping for expanded CRP acres
January 15, 2017 - 6:30pm
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
January 15, 2017 - 3:00pm
December 16, 2016
Wheat is seen in a field during the harvest on Qalyub farm in the El-Kalubia governorate, northeast of Cairo, Egypt, May 1, 2016. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh/File Photo
Boosting women farmers would dramatically cut world hunger - experts
December 16, 2016 - 4:29pm
November 25, 2016
Fall fieldwork in South Dakota not impacted by first storm
November 25, 2016 - 8:16am
November 15, 2016
Wayne Kaufman, 64, of Delmont, operates a combine Oct. 25 on cropland south of Delmont. (Jake Shama/Republic)
Corn and soybean stocks rise as producers decide not to sell
November 15, 2016 - 12:36pm
September 18, 2016
Finding a formula for higher crop yields
September 18, 2016 - 1:00pm
August 19, 2016
An evolving aspect of soil health is partnering livestock grazing with cropland. In order to bring diversity back into the farming landscape and also capitalize on feed resources, some producers are bringing their cattle back onto crop ground to graze cover crops and corn residue. (Erin Beck/For SD Farm & Ranch)
Finding cattle feed with less pasture
August 19, 2016 - 12:27pm
August 17, 2016
Thank a farmer
August 17, 2016 - 10:54am
June 9, 2016
Kevin Schwader, 38, broke his leg in March when he was doing a routine check of his cows. Farm Rescue is assisting him by cutting and baling his field. (Katherine Clayton/Republic)
Howard farmer gets a helping hand
June 9, 2016 - 8:29am
April 21, 2016
OPINION: Fall flat on my what?
April 21, 2016 - 11:11am
January 29, 2016
Sure, that'll work ... of course it won't
January 29, 2016 - 10:34am
January 22, 2016
Cows feed Thursday on Eric Jackson's farm, about 8 miles east of Wessington Springs. (Jake Shama/Republic)
Low fuel prices costly to farmers
January 22, 2016 - 10:36am
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