April 18, 2013 RSS feed / Ag News

SDSU Pierre Regional Center

Seeding Choices

The recent moisture was certainly welcome around South Dakota. However, with every weather event, there is a new set of questions to tackle. More...

SD farm income increases in 2012

The average farm saw a 3.3 percent increase in net farm profit from 2011 to 2012 according to financial information provided by farmers enrolled in South Dakota’s Center for Farm/Ranch Management Program. More...

SDSU Pierre Regional Center

Fertilizing Grass

As has been the case following droughts in the past, many livestock producers are short of feed. While there is a long list of potential, annual forage crops that could be planted to help alleviate this shortage, there are no magic fixes. More...

SDSU Pierre Regional Center

Weed Control Considerations in a Dry Year The onset of spring has brought a number of difficult decisions to farmers in this area. Winter wheat planted last fall has for the most part barely germinated or broken the soil surface. More...

Growing Grapes in your Garden

Are you looking for a plant that you can train up a fence, over an arbor or pretty much over any shape you desire? More...