Local

Jacks Go For Third Straight

Jacks Go For Third Straight

The nationally ranked South Dakota State University football team will be in search of its first 3-0 start since 2009 when it takes to the field against Southeastern Louisiana in the 47th Annual Beef Bowl.
Kickoff is slated for 6 p.m. at Coughlin-Alumni Stadium. The Beef Bowl barbecue runs from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. south of the stadium and a youth football clinic is scheduled from 1:30 to 3 p.m. on the practice fields east of the stadium.
The Jackrabbits, who are ranked sixth in both the Sports Network media and FCS Coaches polls, are coming off a 35-28 victory Sept. 7 at North Dakota.
Southeastern Louisiana, which is receiving votes in the media poll, is 1-1 so far in 2013. The Lions recorded a 45-7home victory over Southeast Missouri in their season opener Aug. 29, before dropping a 38-17 decision at Texas Christian last week
In addition to Saturday’s game being the Beef Bowl, the Jackrabbit football team is raising awareness for Samaritan’s Feet. The non-profit organization provides shoes for deserving children both locally and around the world.

Recent Headlines

in Agriculture

NE Winter Wheat Crop Gets Good Start

Fresh
Winter Wheat Early

Nebraska farmers have wrapped this fall’s winter wheat planting and are pleased with the good start. State Wheat Commission Executive…

in National

Ebola is low on our list of concerns

Fresh
ebolaprotest

A new poll shows Ebola ranks well behind the economy, jobs, and other issues among America's top problems.

in Agriculture

Pork Industry Braces For PEDV

baby Pigs 1

The U.S. swine industry is bracing for a resurgence of PEDV as cooler weather hits this fall. Minnesota Pork Producers…

in Agriculture

COOL Compliance Verses Retaliation

COOL

Several farm groups including the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association want Congress to bring the U.S. COOL rule into compliance and…

in Agriculture

WTO Rules Against U.S. COOL Rule

WTO

The World Trade Organization has again ruled against the U.S. and declared its Country of Origin Labeling law violates world…