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Tuesday, July 23, 201307/23/2013

Democrats Hold Meeting

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Legislative democrats took time to get together this past weekend in Burke.

Meat

Tuesday, July 23, 201307/23/2013

South Dakota State Ag Secretary Hoping For Packing Plant Recovery

In Agriculture

South Dakota State Agriculture Secretary Lucas Lentsch is holding out hope that a beef plant may still operate in Aberdeen.…

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Tuesday, July 23, 201307/23/2013

Fuels America Launches Ad Campaign Defending RFS

In Agriculture

  The Fuels America Coalition, a group of renewable fuel organizations and supporters launched an ad campaign Monday defending the…

Tuesday, July 23, 201307/23/2013

Extension Specialist Says Some Low Test Weight Wheat Surfacing

In Agriculture

  Some early winter wheat harvest results in South Dakota have shown some low test weights.  One field reported 47…

CornPlant

Tuesday, July 23, 201307/23/2013

Growth Energy Wants Misleading Ads Pulled By Petroleum Group

In Agriculture

Growth Energy officials have written AAA asking them to request that the American Petroleum Institute remove advertising that portrays AAA…

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Tuesday, July 23, 201307/23/2013

Augie Wins Challenge

In Sports

Augustana has earned bragging rights in Sioux Falls.

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Tuesday, July 23, 201307/23/2013

Twins Seek Road Win

In Sports

The Twins continue their three-game series with the Angels tonight in Anaheim.

Tuesday, July 23, 201307/23/2013

Thomas Hero In Twins Win

In Sports

Clete Thomas was the batting and fielding star for the Twins Monday.

Football

Tuesday, July 23, 201307/23/2013

Smith Joins Chiefs

In Sports

Alex Smith is in camp with the Chiefs.

Monday, July 22, 201307/22/2013

Cattlemen’s Association Concerned Over Northern Beef Packers Bankruptcy

In Agriculture

News reports out that Northern Beef Packers in Aberdeen have filed for chapter 11 bankrutpcy has the state’s cattle groups…

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Conflicting Court Rulings on WOTUS Leave Questions

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Despite conflicting court rulings last week on injunctions to stop the Waters of the U.S. Rule, at least one legal…

in Agriculture

NE Ag Committee to Hold Hearing on Branding

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The Nebraska Legislature’s Agriculture Committee will hold a public hearing on branding on Friday September 4 in Grand Island. Ag…

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WCB Farmers Estimate Yield on Possible Record Crop

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Western Corn Belt row crops continue to be on pace for record yields. Curt Hoffbeck is a field agronomist for…

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Mixed Views on Finalizing the Trans Pacific Partnership

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U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman expressed optimism recently that negotiators are close to wrapping up a final Trans Pacific Partnership…

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Conservation Program Announcement by USDA

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Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced a plan to invest over $200 million through 2018 in conservation efforts to benefit…