Agriculture


Report criticizes meat industry, USDA response to pandemic

May 12, 2022 OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new Congressional report says that at the height of…

Bones named 2022 Governor’s Ag Ambassador Award recipient

May 9, 2022 PIERRE S.D. – Walt Bones of Chancellor has been named the 2022 Governor’s Ag…

South Dakota farmers optimistic about commodity prices

May 6, 2022 LAKE PRESTON, S.D. (AP) — Farmers in South Dakota says there’s a reason for…

Eight Midwest states seek permanent waiver to sell E-15 gas

April 29, 2022 DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Governors from eight Midwest states asked the U.S. Environmental…

Where’s Spring? KWAT News talks with S.D. Climatologist Laura Edwards (Audio)

April 26, 2022 Mike Tanner ABERDEEN, S.D.–Spring has been slow to arrive in the upper Midwest this…

Grassland group: Ranchers need a plan to deal with drought

April 26, 2022 SIOUX FALLS, S.D> (AP) — Ranchers say moisture from recent scattered rains are a…

Minnesota’s Governor, U.S. Senators praise state’s bird flu fight

April 20, 2022 ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s governor and U.S. senators went to the heart…

Thompson will be South Dakota’s new state veterinarian

April 13, 2022 ST. PAUL, Minn. – Minnesota Board of Animal Health Executive Director Dr. Beth Thompson…

Biden to allow widespread sale of E-15 this summer

April 13, 2022 MENLO, Iowa (AP) — President Joe Biden has journeyed to corn-rich Iowa to announce…

Bird flu’s grisly question: how to kill millions of poultry

April 11, 2022 OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — When cases of bird flu are found on poultry farms…