Agriculture


BREAKING: Glacial Lakes Energy buying two ethanol plants for $47.5 million

  ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) – Advanced BioEnergy is selling its Aberdeen and Huron ethanol plants to Glacial…

NEW: Top EPA official tours Glacial Lakes Energy (Audio)

  July 30, 2019 Mike Tanner KWAT Radio News   WATERTOWN, S.D.—A top official with the federal…

New $300 million soybean processing plant in Aberdeen opens! (Audio)

  July 18, 2019 KWAT Radio News  ABERDEEN, S.D.–AGP’s new $300 million soy processing facility was dedicated…

Cool June temperatures helping region’s wheat crop (Audio)

  July 10, 2019   BISMARCK, N.D.–A number of North Dakota wheat farmers got a late start…

Spring wheat and soybean development in South Dakota is lagging behind last year’s pace

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Spring wheat and soybean development in South Dakota is lagging behind…

Man dies after becoming buried in corn in North Dakota

    GRAND FORKS, N.D.–A North Dakota man is dead after working in a grain bin and…

Wet weather leads to explosion of sweet clover growth in South Dakota

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – Two wet growing seasons have fueled runaway sweet clover growth across South…

Former western Minnesota grain elevator manager sentenced in multi-million dollar swindle case

FERGUS FALLS, Minn. (AP) – The former manager of a western Minnesota grain elevator has been sentenced…

Western Minnesota farmer dies after being trampled by livestock

PARKERS PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – Sheriff’s officials say a farmer in western Minnesota has died after he…

Governor Noem names Lake Preston’s Casper the 2019 Governor’s Ag Ambassador Award recipient

  PIERRE, S.D. – Governor Kristi Noem today named Paul Casper of Lake Preston as the 2019 Governor’s Ag…