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Traveling through my territory these past few weeks, I am reminded of days gone by. This is not necessarily a good thing, as the days gone by that have been on my mind is the 1980’s. I was just starting my career as an agriculture education instructor when the farm crisis hit. I helped write…

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — The National Wildlife Federation and South Dakota Wildlife Federation honored Lynn Tjeerdsma with a “Conservation Legacy” award for his years of work to advance grasslands and wildlife conservation. Julie Sibbing, National Wildlife Federation’s associate vice president of …

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WASHINGTON – On July 23, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today proposed closing a loophole that allows states to make participants receiving minimal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) benefits automatically eligible to participate in USDA’s Supplemental Nutrition Assist…

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AMES, Iowa – Knowing your numbers is key to the profitability of any farm operation, and whether you’re struggling to make ends meet, or simply looking to improve or do something differently, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach has an experienced group of associates and specialists …