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Emery Pearson: FFA has Something for Everyone

2/14/2022 - Emery Pearson: FFA has Something for Everyone     Guest Blog written by Emery Pearson, Tri-Valley FFA  FFA week is on its way. Coming up On February 19-26, every FFA chapter gets to celebrate their organization. Some may choose to make posters for each of their ag education classes. Some migh... Read More

Featured Farmers: Hendricksons and Elliotts

2/10/2022 - Robotics deliver benefits for families and cows at dairies of all sizes  Technology is becoming an increasingly important part of agriculture, and the dairy industry is leading the way with robotics and other technologies that help farmers take better care of their cows, improve quality of milk ... Read More

December Profile: SD Ag Foundation

12/15/2021 - South Dakota Ag Foundation Looks to Future by Growing Leaders, Strengthening Communities Celebrating the legacy of South Dakota agriculture while building the next generation of agricultural leaders and strengthening rural communities is at the heart of a foundation that was established in 2016.... Read More

Internship Opportunity with Ag United

11/23/2021 -   Interested in helping South Dakota’s farm and ranch families tell their story to communities, neighbors and consumers?  Consider applying for an internship with Ag United for South Dakota!  The internship helps build skills in communications, event planning, social media and provides the opp... Read More

Big Sioux River Project raising awareness, improving water quality

9/14/2021 - Big Sioux River Project raising awareness, improving water quality Thinking out of the box and building new partnerships are key to protecting and preserving one of South Dakota’s most precious resources: water.  The Big Sioux River Project is a non-government project of the East Dakota Water... Read More

Featured Farmer: Matt Meier

8/11/2021 - Matt Meier’s love of farming and raising crops started young and has evolved into a custom farming business that involves the entire family.  His daughter, Ellie, has also found a passion in raising and showing livestock. Matt grew up near Mount Vernon, SD, and started renting land to raise crop... Read More