October 2, 2014 RSS feed / Ag News

National 4-H Week is Oct. 5-11; Learn what 4-H can do for you

Open House Oct. 6 in Herreid

4-Hers across the nation are responding to challenges every day in their communities and their world. With a rich history and an expansive network reaching every corner of the country, 4-H is the nation’s largest youth development organization. More...

Re-breeding open cows for fall calves

Conventional wisdom has held that open cows should be sold after pregnancy detection; either immediately or after a feeding period to add weight and avoid low prices for cull cows that are typically observed in the fall. More...

Scherr’s Seed hires seed sales specialist

AgVenture Scherr’s Seed of Roscoe has continued their growth. More...

Record calf prices boost farm and ranch bottom line

Calf prices are setting records this year, in turn boosting the bottom line of many South Dakota farms or ranches and creating some unique financial decisions, explained Carrie Johnson, SDSU Extension Family Resource Management Specialist. More...

Assess pasture and range forage quality and condition this fall

Fall is a good time to assess your range and pasture condition before winter. This is especially important when it comes to weed management strategies, said Darrell Deneke, SDSU Extension IPM Coordinator. More...