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Legislation would give raw milk a place of its own at state's table
Man accused of killing child out on bond
Local outreach picks up for veterans
Noem's human trafficking provision passes U.S. House
Enrollment hits new high at MTI
Beefing up cancer care
COLUMN: Agriculture remains a top priority in the new Congress
South Dakota leading sunflower state for 2nd straight year
'Time is ripe' for food hubs
THUNE: New South Dakota delegation will hit the ground running
Tiger women focused for final 7 games
Behm joins DWU women's soccer team
Fossum hired as DWU cross country, track and field head coach
Seahawks' Lynch: 'I'm here so I won't get fined'
DWU to host football signing party Feb. 7
Mitchell Toastmasters hold Jan. 22 meeting
Local bridge club holds meeting Jan.12
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds January meeting.
Pleasure Pals hold January meeting
Wonder Workers hold January meeting
Gary L. Engel
DUFFET: A response to President Obama's new higher education initiative
WOSTER: A wildly popular 'program' that never made a second season
OUR VIEW: Find middle ground between road funding bills
COLUMN: Why we need an opportunity economy
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
Lake Oahe conditions improving for walleyes, other game fish
WILTZ: Just how good are American sniper rifles?
South Dakota fishing, hunting licenses expire Saturday
Legislation would allow bullheads as bait in South Dakota
WILTZ: Don’t lose an awareness of brutal SD weather
Men involved in Brule Co. standoff plead not guilty by reason of insanity
February 26, 2014
'Winter grazing requires prudent planning'
BROOKINGS -- Winter feed represents one of the largest costs for a livestock production enterprise. One alternative to limit costs resulting from harvest/purchase of hay or feeding of hay is grazing pasture that has been stockpiled for winter. "Allocation of feed resources available...
news / state
February 26, 2014 - 8:49pm
June 12, 2013
Badlands National Park bison plan questioned
RAPID CITY (AP) -- A proposal to expand bison grazing in Badlands National Park in southwestern South Dakota is being questioned by some neighboring cattle ranchers who fear it could harm their operations. The park's bison herd, which has been confined to a 100-square-mile area for...
news / state
June 12, 2013 - 3:20pm
July 23, 2012
CRP acres in Dakotas opened to haying, grazing
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Farmers and ranchers in the Dakotas affected by drought will be able to use Conservation Reserve Program acres for emergency haying or grazing after Monday's announcement by USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack. Vilsack in his announcement says lands not yet classified...
news / state
July 23, 2012 - 2:59pm
July 12, 2012
Farmers Union: Open CRP to haying, grazing
HURON (AP) -- The South Dakota Farmers Union is urging Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack to open Conservation Reserve Program acres in South Dakota to haying and grazing to combat the lingering drought. Farmers Union President Doug Sombke says in a letter to Vilsack sent Wednesday...
news / state
July 12, 2012 - 7:20am
March 2, 2012
Grazing winter pastures in May is OK
BROOKINGS -- Winter pastures are an integral part of many cow/calf operations in South Dakota, providing valuable grazing, along with protection from seasonal weather. Many ranchers defer grazing these special pastures during the growing season in order to protect production, says...
March 2, 2012 - 9:36pm
February 17, 2012
SDSU researchers say grazing winter pastures in early May is OK
BROOKINGS -- Winter pastures are an integral part of many cow/calf operations in South Dakota, providing valuable grazing along with protection from seasonal weather. Many ranchers defer grazing these special pastures during the growing season in order to protect production, says...
February 17, 2012 - 9:29pm
February 7, 2012
Clark rancher gets probation, fine for defrauding Sioux tribe
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A South Dakota rancher has been sentenced to 1 ½ years of probation and fined $2,500 for defrauding the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe. Seventy-one-year-old Donald Dunlavy of Clark also was ordered to pay $500 in restitution. U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson says Dunlavy...
news / crime
February 7, 2012 - 11:32am