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In the face of mass resignations, including from 3M, Trump ends business advisory councils
Sessions says Charlottesville car attack could be prosecuted as a hate crime
White nationalist's nephew calls for opposition to proposed Fargo rally
Rounds optimistic about upcoming farm bill
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Sony inks deal to sell PlayStation Vue internet TV service through small cable operators
Rounds optimistic about upcoming farm bill
SD delegates discuss ag industry at Dakotafest
Exhibitors show off gear, gadgets during Dakotafest
South Dakota farmers, ranchers get some drought relief
Minn. lawyer appointed to gather assets in McMartin bankruptcy case
Rainy weather doesn't spoil Bull Bash
Prep Focus: McCance pilots Gorillas' offense
Offensive guard Boone misses another practice
Kernel Bowl set to grow in second year
Warriors look to continue winning ways
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
Helen J. Van Zee
THUNE: The future is within our reach
Comparing wine aficionados Thomas Jefferson and Winston Churchill
Local produce star of this potato salad
WOSTER: A healing view of the wall and the land
OUR VIEW: Two school board members made error in judgment
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
Pheasants Forever, biologists looking for businesses to help fund more public hunting land
January 23, 2014
GUEBERT: Farmers shouldn't rush into trade deals
You wouldn’t order a new pickup truck without reserving the right to amend — choose — how the truck is equipped inside and out. The same goes for a new combine or an operating loan. After all, it’s your farm or ranch so, naturally, you’ll choose what’s right for you...
January 23, 2014 - 4:11pm
November 13, 2013
SD sends beef trade mission to Russia
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Agriculture Department recently joined with its counterparts in Montana and Kansas to send a beef trade mission to Russia. Officials say Russia wants to rebuild its beef industry, and that means South Dakota producers have a huge opportunity to...
November 13, 2013 - 2:54pm
August 15, 2013
Germany poised to overtake US as world's No. 2 exporter
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany could overtake the United States to become the world's second-biggest exporter this year, but its share of global trade is likely to dip as its exports lag global expansion, German chambers of commerce said on Thursday. Europe's biggest economy, currently...
August 15, 2013 - 8:40pm
August 14, 2013
SD leading 3-state trade mission to Russia
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's Agriculture Department is leading a three-state trade mission to Russia to tout beef cow genetics in the Northern Plains. Officials with the state agriculture departments in Kansas and Montana also will be involved in the trip planned for late October,...
August 14, 2013 - 11:03am
August 6, 2013
Report: Trade supports 124k jobs in SD
International trade supports an estimated 124,000 jobs in South Dakota and generated $3.8 billion in goods exports in 2012, according to the Business Roundtable, highlights these and other facts about trade in a new state-by-state analysis. Drawing from new Business Roundtable research...
August 6, 2013 - 2:51pm
May 2, 2013
Thune requests scrutiny of European ethanol decision
U.S. Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., this week sent a letter along with several of his colleagues urging evaluation of a recent decision by the European...
May 2, 2013 - 9:44pm
January 8, 2013
Hong Kong trade director visiting SD
PIERRE (AP) -- The director of the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in San Francisco is visiting Pierre on Wednesday to meet with Gov. Dennis Daugaard and other economic leaders. Jeff Leung has directed the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in San Francisco since August 200...
January 8, 2013 - 6:59am
August 3, 2012
Applications taken for trade mission
PIERRE -- Applications are being accepted for funding to a South Dakota agricultural producer or beef industry representative interested in attending the October beef genetics trade mission to Russia, co-hosted by the South Dakota, Kansas and Montana departments of agriculture. ...
August 3, 2012 - 6:33am
July 31, 2012
Japanese ambassador urges SD to trade with Japan
PIERRE (AP) -- Japan's ambassador to the United States says he wants to see his nation conduct more business with South Dakota. Ambassador Ichiro Fujisaki met Monday with South Dakota Gov.
July 31, 2012 - 7:41am
July 20, 2012
Senator: Opportunity for SD beef sales to Taiwan
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A South Dakota state senator says the state could reap millions in beef exports if Taiwan votes soon to lift an import ban on U.S. beef. Republican Shantel Krebs recently traveled to China and Taiwan as part of a trade and goodwill mission. She is chairwoman of...
July 20, 2012 - 9:14am
June 12, 2012
Chinese delegation visits Ethan farm
ETHAN -- A Chinese delegation visited a rural Ethan farm Tuesday to see where some of the country's soybean supply is produced. Matt Bainbridge,...
June 12, 2012 - 11:40pm
Ethan family hosting China trade delegation
ETHAN (AP) -- An Ethan family on Tuesday is hosting a group of pork producers and industry members from China. The trade team is in South Dakota on a 10-day study tour of the Midwest that's sponsored by the U.S. Soybean Export Council. The group attended the World Pork Expo in Des...
June 12, 2012 - 9:06am
March 15, 2012
SD ag official to be on fed trade mission to China
PIERRE (AP) -- An official with South Dakota's Agriculture Department is taking part in a federal trade mission to China. Ag Development Director Lucas Lentsch will be part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture trip from March 23-28. It will be led by USDA Acting Undersecretary Michael...
March 15, 2012 - 3:04pm