Corn Comments 10.13 – Pheasant Opener

- Mobile Link Jim Woster kicks off this week’s Corn Comments with a reminder of the pheasant opener this coming Saturday. Good luck to all of the hunters, stay safe out there. Did you know that corn prices are less than half of what they were a year ago? Funny how those who blamed so many […]

Corn Comments 10.22 – Pheasant Season Begins

- Corn Comments Podcast with Jim Woster. During this week’s Corn Comments Podcast, Jim Woster talks about the South Dakota tradition of pheasant hunting. He also talks about the conservation efforts done by our state’s farmers and ranchers including food plots, shelter belts, stock damns and grass waterways which provides crucial habitat for wildlife. As you […]

Pheasant Numbers, Corn Acres Both Up in SD

- In a release a few weeks back, the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks announced that pheasant numbers have increased 18% in 2012 over the previous year. The state’s corn acres are also up, 7% in 2012 according to last week’s crop report from the USDA-NASS. Is there a direct correlation? No, although pheasants do […]