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Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

SD Health Care Providers Prepare for ACA Changes..

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SD health care providers prepare for the state of federal health care reforms.

Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

Workers Ready to Move for Jobs..

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Yankton Area Progressive Growth has updated their study of labor availability in the south east part of the state. The…

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Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

SD Retailers Worried About Coming ACA Changes..

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SD Retailers are worried about coming changes to health care coverage.

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Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

Sileage Cutting Is Underway In The Region

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Silage cutting is underway in the region.  Mycogen Seeds Customer Agronomist April Borders says to ensure the best feed quality…

Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

Nebraska Pork President Likes Bill To Preserve Meat Inspectors

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  Legislation has been introduced in the Senate to preserve current staffing levels of USDA inspectors in meat plants.  This…

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Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

South Dakota Farm Bureau President Says Nutrition Bill May Be Tough To Pass

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  The House is expected to take up the nutrition bill this week that would cut about $ 40 billion…

Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

Minnesota Extension Ag Engineer Says Watch Out For Farm Vehicles This Week

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  This week through September 21 is National Farm Safety and Health Week. University of Minnesota Extension Ag Engineer Larry…

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Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

GPAC Tabs Weekly Best

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The Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) has announced its weekly football Players of the Week.

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Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

Jackrabbit Gets Soccer Award

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South Dakota State women’s soccer goalkeeper Nicole Inskeep was named Defensive Player of the Week by The Summit League for her performance last weekend.

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Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

Volleyball Honor For Coyote

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USD outside hitter Kendall Kritenbrink was named the Summit League’s Volleyball Offensive Player of the Week on Monday.

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NE Winter Wheat Crop Gets Good Start

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

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Ebola is low on our list of concerns

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

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Pork Industry Braces For PEDV

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

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COOL Compliance Verses Retaliation

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

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WTO Rules Against U.S. COOL Rule

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