Thursday, December 14, 2017

2017-2018 La Niña and winter outlook

SDSU Extension BROOKINGS — The National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) Climate Prediction Center has officially declared a La Niña Advisory, as of November 9, 2017. "This means that La Niña conditions are observed and expected to...

Officials investigate deaths of over 40 South Dakota cattle

FEDORA, S.D. (AP) — Officials are investigating the deaths of more than 40 cattle on a farm south of Fedora. The Daily Republic reports that...

Farmers losing money, cows dying from so much corn on the ground

by PETER SALTER Lincoln Journal Star Ron Makovicka didn’t know what he’d lost until he was pulling a grain cart through one of his York...

Farmers losing money, cows dying from so much corn on the ground

by PETER SALTER Lincoln Journal Star Ron Makovicka didn't know what he'd lost until he was pulling a grain cart through one of his York County...

Heifer selection: A topic of the focus on Female Heifer Conference Dec. 19

SDSU Extension BROOKINGS — The success of replacement programs can be measured in many ways, but is largely driven by how heifers are selected and...

SDFU to Sen. Rounds: Time for EPA to do its duty

South Dakota Farmers Union HURON, S.D. — SDFU President Doug Sombke has urged Senator Mike Rounds, a member of the Senate Environment and Public Works...

USDA recognizes FY 2017 Presidential Rank Awards winners

U.S. Department of Agriculture WASHINGTON – On Dec. 13, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) recognized three of its talented employees for being honored as...

Rural Leadership North Dakota honors supporters

NDSU Extension Kathleen Tweeten is the recipient of the Rural Leadership North Dakota (RLND) Leader Award for 2017. Farm Credit Services of Mandan received the first...

CAB offers $40,000 in Colvin Scholarships

By Diane Meyer Certified Angus Beef LLC Certified Angus Beef LLC (CAB) is now accepting applications for its annual Colvin Scholarship, awarded to college juniors, seniors...

ASA introduces new class of DuPont Young leaders

American Soybean Association St. Louis, Mo. — The 34th class of American Soybean Association (ASA) DuPont Young leaders recently began their leadership journey at DuPont...

2017-2018 La Niña and winter outlook

SDSU Extension BROOKINGS — The National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) Climate Prediction Center has officially declared a La Niña Advisory, as of November 9, 2017. "This...

Ag producers should do income tax planning before year ends

NDSU Extension Agricultural producers should do tax planning before the end of the year based on the information known at this time. Traditionally, producers try to...

Angus offers summer internships

By Sarah Hill Angus Media If you’re a college student interested in working in the Angus business, what better way to spend the summer than learning...

Cover crops: Another tool in the conservation toolbox

By Bill Smith South Dakota Department of Agriculture Resource Conservation and Forestry Division Director Sustainability—it’s a word many people in and around the agricultural world have...

The Planted Row: Looking for a way back home

By Stan Wise Farm Forum Editor You can’t go home again. It’s an old saying (as well as the title of a novel by Thomas Wolfe)...

Farm and Food File: Capitol Hill’s Christmas cookie bake-off

By Alan Guebert Farm and Food File Business leaders like Warren Buffett and the late Steve Jobs often credited their enormous success to simplicity. Buffett repeatedly...

6 hours ago

Farm Forum Green Sheet

Did you know that a 1% increase in soil organic matter content can hold an additional 19,000 gallons of water per acre?

After a year of drought across our state, water is a very important topic for farmers. So now you may ask how to increase your soil organic matter? That's were cover crops come in to play.

Research shows that soil organic matter can increase significantly within a short time frame with the use of cover crops in conjunction with a no-till system.

Follow the link below for more information:
www.nrcs.usda.gov/wps/portal/nrcs/detail/ks/newsroom/features/?cid=nrcs142p2_033488 South Dakota Soil Health Coalition
... See MoreSee Less

6 hours ago

Farm Forum Green Sheet

Who do you think won?

Klingenberg Farms Studios
Our morning clucking contest.
... See MoreSee Less

Klingenberg Farms Studios
Load more

Live Markets

USDA recognizes FY 2017 Presidential Rank Awards winners

U.S. Department of Agriculture WASHINGTON – On Dec. 13, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) recognized three of its talented employees for being honored as...

Rural Leadership North Dakota honors supporters

NDSU Extension Kathleen Tweeten is the recipient of the Rural Leadership North Dakota (RLND) Leader Award for 2017. Farm Credit Services of Mandan received the first...

CAB offers $40,000 in Colvin Scholarships

By Diane Meyer Certified Angus Beef LLC Certified Angus Beef LLC (CAB) is now accepting applications for its annual Colvin Scholarship, awarded to college juniors, seniors...

ASA introduces new class of DuPont Young leaders

American Soybean Association St. Louis, Mo. — The 34th class of American Soybean Association (ASA) DuPont Young leaders recently began their leadership journey at DuPont...

2017-2018 La Niña and winter outlook

SDSU Extension BROOKINGS — The National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) Climate Prediction Center has officially declared a La Niña Advisory, as of November 9, 2017. "This...

Ag producers should do income tax planning before year ends

NDSU Extension Agricultural producers should do tax planning before the end of the year based on the information known at this time. Traditionally, producers try to...

Angus offers summer internships

By Sarah Hill Angus Media If you’re a college student interested in working in the Angus business, what better way to spend the summer than learning...

Cover crops: Another tool in the conservation toolbox

By Bill Smith South Dakota Department of Agriculture Resource Conservation and Forestry Division Director Sustainability—it’s a word many people in and around the agricultural world have...

The Planted Row: Looking for a way back home

By Stan Wise Farm Forum Editor You can’t go home again. It’s an old saying (as well as the title of a novel by Thomas Wolfe)...

Farm and Food File: Capitol Hill’s Christmas cookie bake-off

By Alan Guebert Farm and Food File Business leaders like Warren Buffett and the late Steve Jobs often credited their enormous success to simplicity. Buffett repeatedly...
- Advertisement -
Aberdeen, sd
overcast clouds
44.6 ° F
44.6 °
44.6 °
56%
2.9mph
90%
Sat
24 °
Sun
37 °
Mon
44 °
Tue
21 °
Wed
50 °



Olive