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Status of Eastern SD Native Grasslands

Categorized: Livestock, Beef, Horse, Land, Water & Wildlife, Sheep, Agronomy, Corn, Other Crops, Land, Water & Wildlife, Soybeans, Wheat

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.

Educational Opportunities for Pork Producers

Categorized: Livestock, Land, Water & Wildlife, Pork, Reports to Partners, Community Development, Communities

BROOKINGS, S.D. - Multiple educational opportunities will be available to those working in the pork industry during the South Dakota Pork Producers Council Annual Pork Congress will be held in Sioux Falls January 11 and 12, 2017 at the Ramkota Inn in Sioux Falls (3200 W Maple St, Sioux Falls, SD 57107). 

SDSU President to Serve on EPA Ag Science Committee

Categorized: Livestock, Beef, Dairy, Horse, Land, Water & Wildlife, Pork, Sheep, Agronomy, Corn, Other Crops, Land, Water & Wildlife, Soybeans, Wheat

BROOKINGS, S.D. - South Dakota State University President Barry H. Dunn will serve on the Environmental Protection Agency’s newly formed Agriculture Science Committee. The 20-member committee will advise the EPA Science Advisory Board on scientific and technical issues that have a direct environmental impact on farming and agriculture-related industries.