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SD Farmers Union Logo Approved

3 weeks ago

SD Farmers Union Refutes Allegations of Election Fraud

The South Dakota Farmers Union is denying recent allegations of election tampering and mismanagement that resulted in two districts passing…

National Pork Producers Council  Logo -approved

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NPPC Supports Antibiotic Resistance Panel Recommendations

The National Pork Producers Council is welcoming recommendations made by a White House Advisory panel on antibiotic resistance. The panel…


3 weeks ago

Opposition to Mason City Pork Processing Project

Iowa Citizen’s For Community Improvement members are opposing a proposed $240 million pork processing plant in Mason City. ICCI Community…

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MN Soybean Growers Join Majority Wanting Property Tax Relief

One of the major priorities for the Minnesota Soybean Growers Association this year is getting state lawmakers to pass property…

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Grassley Offers Legislation to Close Farm Subsidy Loophole

Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley has reintroduced his farm legislation to close the farm subsidy loophole in the 2014 farm bill.…

SD Farmers Union Logo Approved

3 weeks ago

SD Farmers Union Districts Call for Resignation of Officers, Special Election

Two South Dakota Farmers Union District Boards have passed resolutions calling for the resignation of the state officers and for…

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Baseball Fans Will Consume More than 19 Million Hot Dogs This Season

The baseball season has officially kicked-off and more than 19 million hot dogs will be consumed at Major League Baseball…

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

3 weeks ago

Keystone Pipeline Leak in SE South Dakota

The Trans Canada Keystone I pipeline leaked in Hutchinson County, South Dakota over the weekend causing an oil spill. Dakota…

Buffer zones

3 weeks ago

MN Buffer Rule Challenged

Minnesota State Representative Steve Drazkowski has introduced legislation to repeal the buffer law that was passed last session. He says…


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Iowa Farmland Values Down 9-Percent for 2015

The Iowa Chapter of the Realtors Land Institute has released their annual land value survey and it shows farmland values…

Iowa Farmers Union Logo Approved

4 weeks ago

Syngenta Responds to Concerns with ChemChina Merger

Syngenta officials recently replied to some Senator’s concerns about national security issues that may result from the acquisition of their…

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4 weeks ago

China Pork Imports Could Hit Record

Chinese pork imports could reach a record of more than one million metric tons this year. The new prediction by…

Nebraska Farm Bureau Logo approved

4 weeks ago

NE Legislators Advance Property Tax Relief Measure

Nebraska state legislators have advanced a property tax relief measure that provides $20 million worth of property tax credits. State…

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MN Better Prepared for Bird Flu

Minnesota’s poultry producers and state agencies are both better prepared to deal with highly pathogenic avian influenza should it resurface…

national biodiesel board _logo- approved

4 weeks ago

U.S. Facing Trade Barriers Exporting Biodiesel to EU and Argentina

The U.S. continues to face trade barriers exporting biodiesel into both the European Union and Argentina. That’s a concern to…

money farm

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MN Farm Income Hits 20-Year Lows in 2015

Farm income in Minnesota continued to decline in 2015, reaching the lowest point in inflation-adjusted dollars in 20 years. That’s…

US Grains Council- approved

4 weeks ago

USGC Pleased in Change in China’s Corn Reserve Policy

This week, China announced it will end its corn stockpiling program and reduce its surpluses of corn that have negatively…

Ag United for SD Logo- Approved

4 weeks ago

Farmers Feeding Families at the Banquet

Farmers and agribusiness representatives prepared and served the evening meal last night at the Banquet in Sioux Falls as part…

South Dakota Stock Growers Association Logo approved

4 weeks ago

South American Beef Imports Concern to SD Stock Growers

The amount of South American beef exports coming into the U.S. is expected to increase 11-percent this year. That’s a…

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4 weeks ago

National Poll Says Consumer Don’t Pay Attention to Fuel Use

The Outdoor Power Equipment Institute has released a national poll showing consumer knowledge of how to use higher ethanol fuel…

Recent Headlines

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New Effort to Allocate Funding Forms in Nebraska

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The Nebraska Department of Roads has formed a group to figure out how to allocate funding for county bridge improvements

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Renewed Bid for Legal Fireworks Fails in Iowa


A renewed bid to let Iowans LEGALLY launch fireworks has fizzled.

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Iowa National Guard Unit Joining Operation Enduring Freedom

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An Iowa National Guard unit is being mobilized as part of Operation Enduring Freedom

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HIV Cases Increase in Minnesota


A new report shows H-I-V cases increased by 24-percent among Minnesota 20-to-29 year olds.

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Peter Rossiter Announces Candidacy for D-18

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Democrat Peter Rossiter of Yankton has announced his candidacy for South Dakota State House of Representatives in District 18. Rossiter…