BROOKINGS, S.D. - February 3, 2017 is the Conservation Stewardship (CSP) program deadline to apply for Fiscal Year 2017. Since signup is continuous, ag producers can visit their local USDA Service Center to submit an application. However, applications not submitted before this deadline will have to wait until FY2018 for their application to be considered.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Soil health is the focus of the SDSU Extension Soil Health Event to be held in Wall January 31, 2017 in the Grand Hall at the Wall Community Center, 501 Main St.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - SDSU Extension recently released its new land use report, Quantifying Undisturbed (Native) Lands in Eastern South Dakota: 2013, which takes a comprehensive look at all historic and current land use in eastern South Dakota in regard to native or virgin sod that potentially remains.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Multiple educational opportunities will be available to those working in the pork industry during the South Dakota Pork Producers Council Annual Pork Congress will be held in Sioux Falls January 11 and 12, 2017 at the Ramkota Inn in Sioux Falls (3200 W Maple St, Sioux Falls, SD 57107).
BROOKINGS, S.D. - In tough market conditions, it can be tempting for crop and livestock producers to try to squeeze just a bit more production out of the land.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - About 16 percent of all grazed land area in the United States is forested.