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Several Factors Countering Pressure On Ethanol Plants

Gasoline prices have been dropping across the region with some places lower than $ 2 dollars a gallon. Wednesday Crude…

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CHS Official Not Surprised Farmers Locking In Fuel Needs

Some Northern Plains farmers are locking in their gas and diesel supplies now in order to be ready for the…

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Livestock Firm Gets Biotech Grant

S-A-B Biotherapeutics, a Sioux Falls company this week received a $ 3 million grant from the Sioux Falls Development Foundation.…

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Extension Vet Says Watch Livestock During Cold Snap

The cold snap can bring with it problems for livestock that are exposed to it for long periods of time.…

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BOLD Expects Veto Of Pro Pipeline Legislation

Congress is expected to take up the Keystone XL Pipeline legislation, possibly this week, and with the GOP in control…

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Poultry Executive Says Undercover Video Likely Slanted

The Humane Society of the United States claims an undercover investigation of a Minnesota poultry processing facility shows inhumane treatment…

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Farm Group’s Major Concern Is Transportation Funding

South Dakota lawmakers return to Pierre next Tuesday for the beginning of their 2015 session. Everything gets going on Tuesday…

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Stock Grower’s Pleased With Brand Board Appointments

South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard has appointed Myron Williams of Wall and reappointed Bart Blum of Reliance to the State…

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Iowa Ag Secretary Prepping For Legislative Session

Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey was just sworn in for his third term and will get right to work…

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Minnesota Cattlemen Want To Appeal Wolf Ruling

The Minnesota State Cattlemen’s Association is urging the Secretary of Interior to appeal a court ruling that reclassifies wolves as…

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Crop Insurance Exclusion Option Available

Many farmers now have a way to learn more about how they might exclude a really bad yield year from…

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RFA Working On Unfinished Business

Unfinished work will dominate the ethanol industry in the new year. Renewable Fuels Association president and CEO Bob Dinneen says…

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Cattlemen Oppose No. Argentina Imports

Farm groups have submitted comments to the Federal Register opposing the proposed APHIS rule allowing importation of beef products from…

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Winter Weather Returns

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.WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST SUNDAY… * TIMING…SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO FILL IN LATE SATURDAY…THEN…

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South Dakota Democrats Talk Medicaid Expansion

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Medicaid expansion continues to be on the South Dakota legislative agenda.

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House Education Committee Repeals Foundation Funding

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The South Dakota House Education Committee voted to repeal the foundation funding legislation.

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Lots Of Lobbying On Gas Tax Proposal

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One Iowa State Senator says the lobbying has been intense as the legislature prepares to take up a proposal to increase the state gas tax.

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Sioux Falls Flood Map Discussed

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South Dakota’s Congressional delegation met with the Federal Emergency Management Agency this week to talk about new flood maps for the City of Sioux Falls.