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U.S. Wheat Groups Want Change in Canadian Grain Grading System

U.S. Wheat Associates and the National Association of Wheat Growers are urging Canada to change the nation’s grain grading system.…


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Livestock Odor Reduction Techniques Highlighted

Livestock odor reduction techniques focusing on biofilters and shelter belts will be discussed at a meeting tonight in Tyndall, South…

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R-CALF Files Lawsuit Against USDA on Beef Checkoff

The Ranchers Cattlemen Action Legal Fund has filed suit against the U.S. Department of Agriculture alleging the agency’s Beef Checkoff…

Biotech Panel

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Senate and Food Industry Divided on Biotech Labeling

The Senate and the food industry are divided on the biotech labeling issue. The Senate is negotiating a compromise between…

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Iowa Ag Secretary on Water Quality Funding

Iowa lawmakers wrapped up the 2016 legislative session on Friday. Iowa Agriculture Secretary Bill Northey thanked legislators for the $9.6…

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Taiwan Could Lift Ban on Pork Produced With Ractopamine

Agricultural representatives from Taiwan have threatened a large scale protest if the country lifts its ban on pork produced with…


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SD Corn Adds Sustainability Director

The South Dakota Corn Growers Association has added a new position of Sustainability Director. Corn Grower’s Executive Director Lisa Richardson…

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WRDA Bill Passes Out of Committee

Last week the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee passed the $9.3 billion Water Resources and Development Act legislation. Waterways…

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MN House Passes Funding Bill

The Minnesota House has approved an Agriculture, Environment and Jobs bill by a 72 to 54 vote. State Corn Grower’s…

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Nebraska Senator Votes Against WRDA Due to EPA Provision

The just-passed WRDA Bill in the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee received one no vote. That was from Nebraska…

A depot used to store pipes for Transcanada Corp's planned Keystone XL oil pipeline is seen in Gascoyne, North Dakota November 14, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Cullen

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IUB Rejects Rehearing on Bakken Oil Pipeline

The Iowa Utilities Board has rejected a request from environmental groups for a rehearing on the permit for the Bakken…


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Cronin Farm SD Leopold Conservation Award Winner

The 2016 South Dakota Leopold Conservation Award winner is the Cronin Farm of Gettysburg. Monty Cronin says 24 years ago…

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EWG Stands By Farm Subsidy Report Rich Get Richer

The Environmental Working Group is standing by its recent report the Rich Get Richer that claims 50 American billionaires are…


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Farm Policy Facts Coalition Challenging EWG Report

A newly formed farm coalition is challenging a recent report issued by the Environmental Working Group. The EWG report titled…

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Grain Groups Asking APHIS To Move Slowly On Biotech Rules

The National Grain and Feed Association along with four other grain groups are asking APHIS to slow down on making…

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Farm Group Presidential Candidate Disputes Conceding Election

The challenger in the recent South Dakota Farmers Union President’s race, Garret Bischoff of Huron, says he’s not conceding the…

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Cattle Groups Pleased GAO Investigating Cattle Price Collapse

R-CALF leaders are pleased the Senate Judiciary Committee is asking the Government Accountability Office to investigate the 2015 cattle price…

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Compromise Language on Biotech Labeling Coming in Senate Ag Committee

The Senate Ag Committee is working on compromise language on the biotech labeling bill that could be offered yet this…

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Osteopathic Study on Meat Based on Weak Data

A review of large scale studies published in the Journal of the Osteopathic Association calling out meat for a host…

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Coalition Opposes TPP Agreement

A coalition of 160 farm and food groups are asking Congress to vote against the Trans Pacific Partnership Trade Agreement.…

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PDR Disabled You Deer Hunt Looks For Disabled Children


The PDR Disabled Youth Deer Hunt is looking for disabled adolescents to attend a free whitetail deer hunt.

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Gov Dayton Says Clinton is Best Qualified for President

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at New York University's Kaufman Management Center

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Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton has maintained support for Presumptive Democratic Nominee, Hillary Clinton

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Epidemiologist Warns of Ticks Over Memorial Day Weekend

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With Memorial Day weekend just ahead, thousands of Nebraskans will be heading out on their first camping trips of the season -- and they'll need to take precautions against ticks.

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Iowa Police Chief Retires

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Officials in Iowa City will be looking for a new police chief. Sam Hargadine on Monday announced his retirement, effective June 30.

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Dairy Overlay District May Come Soon to Yankton


The Yankton County Commission will host a public meeting this week to talk about forming a dairy overlay district.