Grassland Restoration Tour set for Sept. 12

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A grassland restoration tour at SDSU's Northeast Research Farm near South Shore will feature grassland planting and management techniques.

The tour is Sept. 12 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Landowners, farmers, recreational landowners and agency staff are all encouraged to attend. No RSVP is required. Attendees should meet on Highway 20 on the north side of the SDSU Research Farm about 1/2 mile east of the farm headquarters. After visiting the SDSU plots, the tour will move to the South Dakota GFP Redlin GPA on the east side of Long Lake near Henry.

The event is sponsored by SDSU Extension, South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks, The South Dakota Natural Resources Conservation Service, the South Dakota Grassland Coalition, the Nature Conservancy, and South Dakota State University Department of Natural Resource Management.