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Mitchell School District, MTI and JPII closed Friday
Business shed fire cause deemed undetermined by Mitchell official
FBI and other federal agents see cases hampered and lives rattled by shutdown
Trump promises defenses to shoot down all missiles, 'anywhere, anytime'
Western South Dakota man gets maximum sentence for assaulting ex-girlfriend
South Dakota sees ninth straight year of tourism growth
Shopko to shut additional tri-state area locations
Facebook disables hundreds of accounts tied to Russian news agency for hiding their identity
Craft beer in SD: No pint-size operation
Funding for the future: Checkoff groups continue to fund ag research
place a business brief
Already reeling from tariff war, some farmers aren't receiving support checks amid shutdown
Barn total loss following blaze
Farm fatalities on the rise: Ag industry ranked most hazardous in the US
Farmers fear another hit as Trump shutdown threatens ethanol vow
China back in the market for American soy with trade talks planned
Jan. 17 SD prep basketball scores
MCS girls topped by Tripp-Delmont/Armour
Chamberlain gymnastics win home triangular
DWU wrestling falls to Doane
Nelson drops 40 as Mitchell Christian holds off TDA
Leland E. Krueger
Richard Clyde Steele
Mary Maxine Schlepuetz
GUEBERT: 'You better believe it'
HAGEN: Panic! At the household
WOSTER: A Democrat farmer and Republican lawyer walk into the Capitol
KLUMB: Here we go — another session begins
Commentary: This is why the federal government will have a hard time regulating prescription opioids
Wiltz: A different kind of farm, different kind of fish
Ride Across South Dakota bike trip to visit southern part of state
Brad Dokken: Time outdoors fuels sense of anticipation
A love for the fur market: Bridgewater’s Potter Fur Company a SD rarity
GF&P board revises deer drawing structure
Dorothy Tucker celebrates 90 years
Mitchell School District, MTI and JPII closed Friday
August 17, 2017
Wheat falls to contract lows on fund selling; soy gains
CHICAGO - Chicago Board of Trade wheat futures fell about 1 percent to life-of-contract lows on Thursday, Aug. 17, weighed down by investment...
August 17, 2017 - 4:15pm
August 10, 2017
Report shows South Dakota crops feeling effects of drought
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The latest crop production report from the federal Agriculture Department indicates drought is hampering crop production...
August 10, 2017 - 5:15pm
July 31, 2017
Drought concerns grow in South Dakota
ABERDEEN, S.D. — The latest U.S. Drought Monitor shows the drought is expanding in South Dakota, with nearly 100 percent of the state in...
July 31, 2017 - 8:20am
July 6, 2017
Extreme heat broils the Dakotas and Montana, flash drought takes toll on wheat crop
A massive and intense heat dome has spread over the northern Plains and mountain West, sucking moisture out of the soil, and may persist for...
July 6, 2017 - 1:30pm
June 26, 2017
Dusty wheat fields signal peak for glut
It's finally starting to look like the world wheat glut has peaked. Dry, hot weather from the U.S. to Europe is taking its toll on crops, and...
June 26, 2017 - 2:59pm
June 15, 2017
The accidental farmer: Minnesota man embraces ‘idyllic lifestyle’
HOFFMAN, Minn. — After Andrew Barsness graduated from high school in 2009, he wasn't sure where his life was going. "I was going to college...
June 15, 2017 - 8:50pm
May 11, 2017
Study: Gluten-free diet could be risky
MANDAN, N.D. — Erica Olson and the rest of the U.S. wheat industry now have another tool with which to defend its product against the gluten-free...
May 11, 2017 - 8:38am
May 8, 2017
ND wheat farmer profiled in sustainability series
FESSENDEN, N.D. — David Clough, who planted his first wheat crop in 1969, says he's always valued and practiced sustainability on his farm....
May 8, 2017 - 6:31am
March 31, 2017
Corn production projection 'should be positive for prices'
A 4 million-acre reduction in corn projected in 2017 could prove beneficial for farmers. With corn prices falling from the $3.60 range to the...
March 31, 2017 - 5:13pm
January 15, 2017
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
PIERRE (AP) — Winter wheat plantings in South Dakota last fall totaled only 900,000 acres, down nearly one-fourth from the previous year to one of the lowest levels in years. In its first estimate of the crop Thursday, the U.S. Department of Agriculture reported the numbers, which...
January 15, 2017 - 3:00pm
June 10, 2016
USDA forecast: SD winter wheat crop to be up 35 percent
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — This year's winter wheat crop in South Dakota is forecast to be up 35 percent from last year's crop. The U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural Statistics Service said Friday that it's expected to be 57.8 million bushels based on June 1 conditions....
June 10, 2016 - 1:40pm
May 4, 2016
For some US wheat farmers, it's all about that yield, not acres
When farmers in Kansas planted a lot less wheat this year, it was easy to think that production would slump. But Mother Nature had a different future in store for the harvest.More than triple the average amount of rain fell on Gary Millershaski's 3,000 acres in Lakin in the southwestern...
May 4, 2016 - 11:12am
South Dakota wheat crop could be smallest in 37 years
PIERRE (AP) — This year's wheat crop in South Dakota could be the smallest in nearly four decades. The U.S. Department of Agriculture expects South Dakota farmers to plant 2.28 million acres of winter wheat and spring wheat. That would be the lowest planting since 1979, according...
April 4, 2016 - 3:52pm
February 26, 2016
Dilemma for U.S. Farmers: Which Crop Will Lose the Least Money?
For farmers who grow some of the biggest U.S. crops, choosing what to plant this year has become a bet on which one will lose less money.A three-year...
February 26, 2016 - 1:36pm
February 9, 2016
USDA says corn, wheat supplies to rise as exports wane
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. corn and wheat ending stocks will be higher than previously expected at the end of the marketing year due to cuts to already weak demand for U.S. supplies on the export market, the government said on Tuesday. The U.S. Agriculture Department in its monthly...
February 9, 2016 - 6:25pm