BROOKINGS, S.D. - During the 2015 South Dakota State Fair, Sept. 3-7, 2015, SDSU Extension will help educate the public on avian influenza, the disease which devastated South Dakota poultry flocks large and small in 2015 and is responsible for cancelled poultry exhibits at this year's fair.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Recently there have been concerns about algae blooms on stock dams. The predominant question is 'Do I need to be concerned about my livestock?'
BROOKINGS, S.D. - "While we teach, we learn." -Seneca, Roman Philosopher
BROOKINGS, S.D. - 4-H members from Codington, Grant, Lincoln, Miner and Roberts Counties took top honors in the twelfth annual S.D. 4-H Character Public Speaking Contest.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Recent rains caused delays in completing the wheat harvest leading to reports of damaged wheat, particularly in the northern areas of South Dakota. If the damage levels are high enough, the wheat can be unmarketable through regular channels. Feeding damaged wheat to cattle can be a way to salvage the crop.
BROOKINGS, S. D. – El Nino will continue to play a significant role in North America’s climate for the next several months, according to the latest temperature and precipitation outlooks, released by National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration on August 20.