Weather Forecast



September 27, 2015
Farmer Brian Dunseth prepares to load soybeans into a planter in May outside Tiskilwa, Ill. American soybean farmers are beginning to harvest what’s expected to be their second-biggest crop even as they’re seeing their share of the global export market shrink. (Bloomberg News photo)
US farmers losing out to Brazil in global export market
September 27, 2015 - 11:25am
Tom Bannwarth inspects an ear of corn in early September on his Fulton farm. (Evan Hendershot/Republic)
Corn production down, but crop quality solid
September 27, 2015 - 11:14am
September 24, 2015
A combine sits in a soybean field in this recent photograph taken north of Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)
As SD farmers prepare for harvest, storms threaten to cause delay
September 24, 2015 - 8:37am
September 22, 2015
Warm, windy weather advances crop maturity in South Dakota
September 22, 2015 - 4:32pm
September 21, 2015
Dale Smith, 68, of Mitchell, inspects his soybeans, which are nearly ready to be harvested. (Jake Shama/Republic)
Soybean yields up, prices still down
September 21, 2015 - 1:48pm
A firefighter watches a tree burn as the Butte fire rages near San Andreas, Calif. on Sept. 12. The fast-moving wildfire in California's Sierra Nevada mountains grew overnight, destroying homes and threatening about 6,000 residences, fire officials said recently. (Reuters photo)
USDA offers help to fire-affected farmers and ranchers
September 21, 2015 - 1:41pm
County-by-county harvest outlook: Spotty rains, hail cause varying yields
September 21, 2015 - 1:35pm
September 15, 2015
Week of warm, dry weather helps South Dakota crops mature
September 15, 2015 - 11:06am
September 14, 2015
South Dakota soybean crop expected to be record size
September 14, 2015 - 11:59am
August 25, 2015
Small grains harvest in South Dakota in latter stages
August 25, 2015 - 3:06pm
August 24, 2015
South Dakota motorists urged to be cautious during harvest
August 24, 2015 - 1:55pm
December 1, 2014
South Dakota sunflower harvest 95 percent complete
December 1, 2014 - 11:03pm
November 25, 2014
South Dakota corn, sunflower harvests wrapping up
November 25, 2014 - 10:34pm
November 18, 2014
An area farmer empties a corn crop into nearby gravity boxes on Tuesday afternoon south of Parkston. (Marcus Traxler/Republic)
'Ideal conditions' helping pace harvest
November 18, 2014 - 1:17pm
SERMONETTE: Harvest of the spirit
November 18, 2014 - 1:14pm