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EU announces record $2.7 billion antitrust fine on Google over search results
White House says Syria's Assad preparing another chemical attack, warns of 'heavy' penalty
Judge mulling options to expand, dismiss GEAR UP lawsuit
Russia sanctions bill remains stalled in Congress
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Nestle may sell Butterfinger, BabyRuth as U.S. cuts sweets
Sprint offers one-year free unlimited service aimed at Verizon users
Apple's iPad Pro is closer than ever to replacing your laptop
Look out Alexa: Apple announces 'HomePod,' a smart home audio speaker
Dusty wheat fields signal peak for glut
Central SD farmer sees 4-year drought 'rotation'
2 LSU researchers get nearly $1M to study honeybee stress in SD
South Dakota youth nonprofit to breed cattle with donation
5 questions with ... Tom DePuydt, farmer/rancher, Saco, Mont.
Shattuck hits ace at Lakeview
Mitchell 14U boys basketball team takes 2nd
Mitchell's Bergeson advances to nationals in trapshooting
Dimock-Emery blanks Wagner
Building begins for Neuendorf's Kernels
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Mary Jane Kiner
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OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
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AstroBob: Fireflies - green sparks in the dark
Forget multi-tasking. Here's how to monotask like a boss
Wiltz: Could you have been a good mountain man?
Wiltz: Dealing with out-of-state anglers
Reclaiming habitat for SD's largest fish
Wiltz: With outdoors trips, a Plan B is good
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Bob & Anna Graumann
April 21, 2017
Tracking soil temperature an important step before planting, experts say
As the ground thaws, farmers may be eager to get seeds in the ground, but planting to early could be a devastating mistake. "Seeds don't grow...
April 21, 2017 - 12:32pm
February 17, 2017
What's with this weather?
While South Dakota is known for its wacky weather, this weekend might leave some residents scratching their heads. It's mid-February and while...
February 17, 2017 - 5:34pm
September 21, 2016
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Back and forth, pushing and packing. This is how Jason Feldhaus, a partner at Reisch Farms near Howard, is spending the last few days of August...
September 21, 2016 - 3:44pm
August 16, 2016
Expert: Corn could be culprit for low prices
Down go the crop prices. Every year since 2012, the price per bushel of corn and soybeans has dropped, and 2016 will likely continue the trend....
August 16, 2016 - 5:49pm
September 27, 2015
SDSU Extension hosts ag CEO, ag lenders conferences in October
BROOKINGS -- SDSU Extension will host Ag CEO Ag Lenders conferences in three South Dakota communities during the month of October. "Ag lenders value up-to-date and timely market, financial and production information. Having this knowledge helps them better assist clients regardless...
September 27, 2015 - 11:22am
August 31, 2015
SDSU Extension, others to host grassland fire workshops
BROOKINGS (AP) — The South Dakota State University Extension wants to teach landowners in South Dakota ways to properly plan for and conduct a prescribed fire. SDSU Extension has partnered with the U.S. Department of Agriculture and some conservancy groups to host four workshops...
August 31, 2015 - 11:37am
June 19, 2015
As farmers markets increase in SD, SDSU creates vendor guide
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — As the number of farmers markets in South Dakota continues to increase, a recently released manual from the South Dakota State University Extension aims at helping interested and existing vendors navigate regulations and become successful merchants. SDSU...
June 19, 2015 - 3:15pm
April 8, 2015
Videoconference planned for South Dakota food entrepreneurs
BROOKINGS (AP) — South Dakotans interested in marketing their food products can pick up some insight at an upcoming presentation available statewide. SDSU Extension is hosting a food entrepreneur videoconference at nine locations starting at 1 p.m. CDT, April 14. It will...
April 8, 2015 - 3:17pm
March 12, 2015
Children's gardening mini-grant open
BROOKINGS — SDSU Extension and the Community and Family Extension Leaders are pleased to announce opportunities for helping educational garden projects fund seeds, plants, small garden equipment or other programming materials through the children's gardening mini-grant. The...
March 12, 2015 - 8:31pm
February 17, 2015
Funding shift is culprit for 4-H sponsorship problems
SDSU Extension's director of 4-H Youth Development said a funding shift by Monsanto has caused issues for sponsoring the annual South Dakota State 4-H Leaders Conference and Volunteer Forum. The Davison County Commission on Tuesday met with Peter Nielson, director of 4-H Youth Development...
February 17, 2015 - 8:48pm
December 16, 2014
Seeds available for educational garden programs
BROOKINGS — To assist educational gardens across the state of South Dakota, South Dakota State University Extension is offering 20 vegetable packets per project, for up to 50 gardens. The donated seeds are intended for newly starting and established educational gardens for...
December 16, 2014 - 10:35pm
March 13, 2014
Prescribed fire workshop set in Winner
A workshop will be held in Winner later this month on prescribed fires’ roles in managing South Dakota’s grasslands. The event will run from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on March 25 at the South Dakota State University Extension Regional Center. There will be a one-hour lunch break...
March 13, 2014 - 9:20pm
2014 South Dakota Backyard Biodiversity kicks off Monday
BROOKINGS -- South Dakota State University Extension launches Backyard Biodiversity in South Dakota for 2014 this month. "The Backyard Biodiversity project is designed to engage South Dakotans in monitoring pollinators and other beneficial insects in their immediate environment,"...
March 13, 2014 - 4:14pm
Managing the Margins Workshop in Mitchell
BROOKINGS -- South Dakota State University Extension invites you to a Managing the Margin Workshop focused on market and risk decisions South Dakota producers will need to make this year from 4:30 to 7 p.m. on March 20 at the SDSU Extension Regional Center on the Mitchell Technical...
March 13, 2014 - 2:05pm
September 19, 2013
SDSU to host drought management workshops
BROOKINGS -- SDSU Extension will host a Drought Risk Management Workshop for cattle, sheep and other livestock producers from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Oct. 11 at the SDSU Extension Regional Center in Winner "These workshops are designed for ranchers to help them develop and write drought...
September 19, 2013 - 8:40am