BROOKINGS, S.D. - The Department of Animal Science at South Dakota State University welcomes the public to a Grand Opening celebration for the new South Dakota State University Swine Education and Research Facility on Oct. 1.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Dry conditions this summer have encouraged some producers to wean their calves earlier than the typical six to seven months. As long as feed rations are managed correctly, research has shown that these calves can perform as well or better than calves still nursing explained, Julie Walker, Associate Professor & SDSU Extension Beef Specialist.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Glenham, S.D. ranchers Allen and Becky Walth were recognized as the 2016 South Dakota State University Friends of the Beef Industry during the SDSU Beef Bowl football game in Brookings Sept. 17.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Climate outlooks for the remainder of the fall season turned less certain this week, as the likelihood of La Nina has been reduced, explained Laura Edwards, Acting State Climatologist and SDSU Extension Climate Field Specialist.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - While New Zealand sheep producers reduce numbers due to drought, U.S. sheep producers are waiting to see if the decrease in worldwide supply impacts prices locally.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - The current average cash rent to value rates of return on agricultural land in South Dakota remain very low, explained Shannon Sand, SDSU Extension Livestock Business Management Field Specialist.