Agriculture


South Dakota-based POET buys more biofuels assets

June 2, 2021 DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — South Dakota-based ethanol company POET has purchased the biofuels…

South Dakota State Fair Announces Changes to the Open Class Beef Show

May 13, 2021 Huron, S.D. – South Dakota State Fair is making changes to the open class…

White farmers sue seeking government loan forgiveness

April 30, 2021 MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Some Midwestern farmers are suing the federal government alleging they’re…

April showers reduce drought pressure in northeast South Dakota

April 26, 2021 ABERDEEN, S.D.–Some good news on the drought front in northeastern South Dakota. Over the…

Biden expanding summer food program for 34 million schoolchildren

April 26, 2021 WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP)–The Biden administration is expanding a program to feed up to 34…

Spring planting in South Dakota will bring fields of hemp (Audio)

April 21, 2021 PIERRE, S.D.–Some South Dakota growers are preparing to plant industrial hemp this spring. South…

Agriculture, Natural Resources departments officially merge

April 21, 2021 PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota’s Department of Agriculture and Department of Environment and…

Four years in prison for man in bank fraud, stolen cattle case

April 8, 2021 BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A Mandan man will serve four years in federal prison…

Dakota Layers makes egg donation to Feeding South Dakota

March 31, 2021 Sioux Falls, S.D.–Whether you are eating them, decorating them, or both, there is no…

Minnesota farmers enjoy notable profits in 2020

March 31, 2021 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Rising commodity prices, good weather and two rounds of government aid…