BROOKINGS, S.D. - Employee turnover is a challenge many dairies face, explained Tracey Erickson, SDSU Extension Dairy Field Specialist.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Adequate hay storage is critical so livestock producers can minimize the loss in both value and nutrients of their hay, which makes up a large portion of their annual feed costs.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - The recent drop in corn prices represents a tremendous change in the feed cost environment for cattle producers.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Growing up working on his family's Akron, Iowa farm, Tyler Vreugdenhil clearly remembers the day he informed his dad he would not be around to help out the next growing season.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Three families were named as the 2014 South Dakota Master Lamb Producers during the South Dakota Master Lamb Producers Association Awards program luncheon in conjunction with the 77th Annual South Dakota Sheep Grower's Convention in Brookings late September.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Keith Underwood, SDSU Extension Meat Specialist & Assistant Professor of Meat Science was recognized by Vance Publishing Corporation's Agribusiness Group with this year's 40 Under 40 Award program, which recognizes people making a significant contribution to America's food system.