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Mitchell's $202K waterslide one formality away from reality
Gift boosts Dakota State's cybersecurity program
SD officials seek patience from struggling region ambulance services
Sanford awarded grant to study Native American, rural health
Early-morning crash on highway south of Watertown kills 2
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Americans keep crushing it with their 401(k)s
Can melted cheese be Chipotle's savior?
Sony inks deal to sell PlayStation Vue internet TV service through small cable operators
Truckers, hay wanted to help aid drought-stricken livestock producers in region
Weather, ag economy play role in lower Dakotafest attendance
Wheat falls to contract lows on fund selling; soy gains
Wisconsin officials act to help Northern Plains drought
2 agriculture groups in Dakotas to vote on merger
Twins jump out early, hold on vs. D-backs
Team USA rides early wave to Solheim Cup repeat
Twins hall inductee Michael Cuddyer on umpires, chemistry, Byron Buxton
Berrios, Twins shut out Diamondbacks
Cook moves closer to being starter
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
You're only as strong as your weakest LinkedIn profile
Love is an untidy, long story
Trump terrible, but Democrats impotent
Gazpacho refreshes on a summer day
LETTER: A plan for removing the Robert E. Lee Sculpture
South Dakota graduate student conducts fox study
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
Wiltz: A legendary bungled archery hunt
James and Karen Geppert
July 27, 2017
Official: 'Be greedy, stingy' with water
Drought conditions are not abnormal during South Dakota summers. Yet, droughts are treated as an anomaly by many farmers who don't prepare well...
July 27, 2017 - 8:23am
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