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. - The Southeast South Dakota Experiment Farm will host its Annual Meeting Jan. 31, 2017 at the Bridges of Beresford (601 S 7th Street) from 1 to 3:15.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - Over 703,000 bushels of barley were produced in South Dakota according to the 2015 USDA crop survey. While much of this barley went to feed livestock, some of it also made its way into the pint glasses of saloon patrons across the country.
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. - The City of Burke has received a national grant from America Walks and Every Body Walk! Micro Grant program.
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.