The SDSU Equine Issues and Leadership Class of 2013 invites the public to join them for a free, student-led seminar on horse health on Thursday, December 12 at 6:30 PM CST.
This event will focus on the value of soil in food production. Discussion will include how to maintain and build organic matter, reduce compaction, weed control and incorporate cover crops.
The SDSU Sheep Shearing training program will be held Dec. 11-13, 2013 at the South Dakota State University Sheep Unit located in Brookings.
A Livestock Skill-A-Thon practice session will be offered on December 13, 2013 from 6:00 to 9:00 pm at the 4-H Center in Lake Andes. Everyone is encouraged to attend.
Put on your dancing shoes and join McCrory Gardens for Music & Mistletoe, the first holiday fundraiser dance Dec. 13 at 8 p.m. Live music, dancing, a photo-booth, and a raffle are highlights of the evening.
SDSU Extension is working with South Dakota Stockgrowers, South Dakota Cattlemen's, South Dakota Department of Agriculture and local veterinarians to bring educational programming to producers in some of the hardest hit areas following the October blizzard.