SDSU hosts USD in South Dakota Corn Showdown Series

- The state’s biggest athletic rivalry continues this weekend with the South Dakota Corn Showdown Series. At 2 p.m. Sunday, the South Dakota State women’s basketball team will host the University of South Dakota in Brookings. Aside from the athletic and academic portions, the Showdown Series aims to highlight agriculture, the state’s largest industry, and raise […]

Top 5 Blog Posts in 2015

- Below are the 5 most-read South Dakota Corn blog posts from 2015. All-American wrestler will head back to the family farm Number of Young Farmers Growing in South Dakota Notorious Anti-GMO activist to speak at SDSU SD Farmers Harvest 2nd Largest Corn Crop Sully County Voters Approve Ethanol Zoning South Dakota Corn appreciates all of […]

Corn Comments: Happy New Year!

- Mobile Link Happy New Year from your friends at South Dakota Corn! During this week’s Corn Comments, Jim Woster sends warm wishes along with a reminder about the upcoming South Dakota Corn Growers 30th annual meeting on January 9th at the Sioux Falls Convention Center. We have an amazing lineup of speakers who will cover […]

GrowingOn 2016 Recap

- Did you miss our seven GrowingOn 2016 meetings across South Dakota this year? Or did you attend but would you like to review Steve Johnson’s presentation? You’re in luck. Please find a video presentation and link to PowerPoint slides featured below. Solutions for Success: Crop Marketing, Risk Management & Farm Finances from ISUCALS on Vimeo. […]

Got a drone? Get it registered

-   The latest tool in precision agriculture is high-flying, aerial photography/light sensory taken via drone aka unmanned aircraft system commonly referred to as UAS. Their popularity is picking up among photographers, hobbyists and farmers who are using different software systems to monitor crop stress, excess moisture, pest pressure and nutrient deficiency in fields. Regulating these […]

Corn Comments: Merry Christmas!

- Mobile Link Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from everyone at South Dakota Corn! All we want for Christmas is for you to Pre-Register for the 30th South Dakota Corn Growers Annual Meeting. We have another incredible lineup of speakers who will be presenting on hot topics such as marketing, water, precision ag and ethanol. You […]

#SDharvest15 Photo Contest Winners Announced

- The results are in… But first, we want to say thank you. Not only did we get over 100 awesome photo entries submitted through Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, but the finalists received over 1,600 votes as our Facebook fans determined our three prize winners! 1st place – Adam Prunty –  $200 in ethanol certificates   […]

Corn Comments: Mayfield to Emcee #SDCGA30

- Mobile Link It’s always a great day to stand up for corn. Membership is vital to the South Dakota Corn Growers Association as we work to represent your interests both in Pierre and Washington DC. For more information on membership, click on the link below. Among the numerous benefits, members of the South Dakota […]

No-Till On the Rise in SD

- Soil health is becoming a buzzword these days as folks are starting to pay more attention to their food, sustainability and farming in general. Of course it’s nothing new to farmers who seek to increase yields and work to keep their land productive for generations to come. A major way farmers can increase soil health […]

Corn Comments: Tell Your Story

- Mobile Link In this week’s Corn Comments segment, Woster encourages folks involved in agriculture to tell their story via social media. As the saying goes, if farmers don’t tell their story, someone else will gladly tell it for them. If you’re already using different social media channels life Facebook, Twitter and/or Instagram, that’s great. If […]