BROOKINGS, S.D. - The 2017 South Dakota State University Meat Judging Team finished up its season on February 11th, 2017 after competing in three judging contests.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Crazy Horse Memorial and the Indian University of North America was the location for the first Linking Native American Youth to Ag Careers Conference. Organized by South Dakota 4-H, the conference was designed to help connect Native American youth to their roots.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Each year in South Dakota, tragic accidents involve people breaking through ice on rivers, streams, ponds and lakes. Ice thickness can be very variable, and can be effected by snow cover, vegetation and water movement. Ice anglers and others using ice surfaces for their outdoor recreation need to take personal responsibility for their safety when venturing onto the ice.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - South Dakota 4-H members, ages 15-18 have the opportunity to travel to our Nation's Capital and join with hundreds 4-H youth from across the U.S. during the 2017 Citizenship Washington Focus held June 17 - 25, 2017 at the National 4-H Youth Conference Center in Chevy Chase, Md.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - As a seven-year 4-H member, Danika Gordon of Sturgis, has gained many skills - public speaking, photography, judging horticulture and showing meat goats among them. But many people may also be surprised to learn that her involvement in 4-H also fostered the fourteen year-olds interest in writing, and as a result, to date she has authored three children's books.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Food and Nutrition Service awarded a $492,146 three-year grant to South Dakota Team Nutrition, managed cooperatively by SDSU Extension and SD Department of Education, Child & Adult Nutrition Services Office.