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Runner Up Essay: Amy, Edgemont

4/24/2015 - By Amy Sources of information: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/J._R._Simplot http://www.greenenergyohio.org/goinggreen/page.cfm?pageld=1687 My Dad, who has been a rancher for 20 years   How Farmers Utilize Waste               My g... Read More

Runner Up Essay: Ashton, Gettysburg

4/24/2015 - “How Do Farmers Turn Waste Into Something Useful?”             There are many ways in which farmers turn waste into something useful. One way is to use manure as fertilizer in fields. Many farmers have a lot of cow manure available... Read More

Runner Up Essay: Walter, Sturgis

4/23/2015 - Walter How Farmers Turn Waste Into Something Useful   The farmers that turn waste into something useful are responsible citizens and save our earth. These farmers use animal and plant waste to fertilize their gardens. These farmers reuse farm supplies so they don’t have to buy new ones... Read More

4th Grade Contest Winner: Lane, Centerville

4/21/2015 - Farmers Can Turn Waste Into Something Useful By Lane Farmers can turn waste into something useful even though other people think it’s useless. For example, manure is used by many farmers as something useful. Most farmers that utilize manure in South Dakota use if for fertilizer for crops. Th... Read More

3rd Grade Essay Contest Winner: Abbi from Brandon

4/20/2015 - How Do Farmers Turn Waste Into Something Useful?   By: Abbi                     Waste may be more useful than you realize. Waste is used by farmers for different things that are helpful to society. The... Read More

Sioux Falls Business Journal Top 20

1/30/2015 - by Steve Dick, Executive Director for Ag United Agriculture projects add value to SD Corn Farmers   I always enjoy the Wednesday Argus Leader, because the Sioux Falls Business Journal is included with the paper.  A favorite segment of mine in SFBJ is a piece called THE LIST.  It is... Read More

Cottonwood Ridge Dairy Open House

6/24/2014 - South Dakota Farm Families and the Nussbaum family, will be hosting an open house at Cottonwood Ridge Dairy on Saturday, July 12 from 10:00am to 1:00pm.  The free, family-friendly event will provide guests with an opportunity to see first-hand where the dairy products they enjoy get their sta... Read More