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Audubon event held locally for first time since 1967.
By South Dakota Ag Connection Swine producers and employees looking to certify or renew their Pork Quality Assurance Plus (PQA Plus) certifications will have an opportunity 1 p.m. Jan. 8 at the Sioux Falls Ramkota Hotel and Exhibit Hall, 3200 W.
BROOKINGS — Of the roughly 47,000 dairies left in the U.S., 97 percent raise heifers on-site. Independently of where they are raised, it is critical to know costs associated with raising heifers, said Alvaro Garcia, SDSU dairy Extension specialist. “It can account for 12 to 20 percent of the total cost of milk production,” he said. “Heifers represent the future of a dairy and every effort has to be made to fulfill their potential.
Application includes a 250-word essay answering "What does pheasant habitat mean to me?"
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Keystone XL approval could be linked to looming 2014 fiscal fight.
Athletic activities abound through holiday vacation.
Retroactive livestock disaster provision included.
Agreement struck on food stamps, but fight remains on commodities.