BROOKINGS, S.D. - Promoting management practices that improve South Dakota's water quality and are economically sustainable is a focus for John McMaine who was recently hired to serve as a South Dakota State University Assistant Professor and SDSU Extension Water Management Engineer.
Groundbreaking ceremonies for the new South Dakota Animal Disease Research and Diagnostic Laboratory (ADRDL) in Brookings will be at 4:30 p.m. on Aug. 31, 2017. Officials say the facility will both serve as the front line of defense in protecting South Dakota’s $7.3 billion livestock industry against diseases and provide important diagnostic information for the state’s wildlife and companion animals.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - SDSU Extension will be giving away 100 BBQ spatulas to the first 100 individuals who register on iGrow.org/events.
BROOKINGS, S.D. - SDSU Extension will hold the seventh drought meeting in Wall August 23, 2017 at the Wall Community Center (501 Main St.).
BROOKINGS, S.D. - SDSU Extension recently launched a research project funded by National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) Agriculture and Food Research Initiative, titled "Saving Grassland of the Great Plains: Is Management Intensive Grazing a Socioeconomically Viable Option?"
BROOKINGS, S.D. - SDSU Extension offers an on-site livestock water testing service at all SDSU Extension Regional Extension Centers and several SDSU Extension County Offices throughout the state.