Corn Comments: Auctioneers and Stockyards

- Mobile Link Tune into this week’s Corn Comments segment as Jim Woster’s State Fair prep continues with a preview of the South Dakota Auctioneers Association bid calling contest on Sunday, September 6th at 2pm on the Dakota Land Stage with all proceeds going towards 4-H. Jim is also working on a project called the Ag Heritage Center […]

Corn Themed Skyforce Jerseys to Benefit Feeding SD

- The Sioux Falls Skyforce will be taking a break from their regular home uniforms on March 6th against the Grand Rapids Drive at the Sanford Pentagon, and instead be suiting up in maize. These bright-colored shorts and jerseys will be a part of Ag Appreciation night. With images just being released today by the team […]

STB to hold confidential meetings in Sioux Falls

- The Surface Transportation Board (STB) delivered a press release earlier this week to announce that representatives from their Rail Customer and Public Assistance Program (RCPA) will be holding informal and confidential meetings in Sioux Falls on Tuesday, May 6th with interested persons at the Country Inn and Suites (200 E. 8th Street) from 8:00AM-5:00PM CST […]

Long may you run on ethanol

- Singer, songwriter and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Neil Young made a brief stop in Sioux Falls at POET last Friday afternoon to fill his 1959 LincVolt with South Dakota ethanol as he and his crew travel across the country making a documentary about reducing America’s dependence on oil. Young is passionate about finding […]

Corn Comments 3.12 – Precision Ag Conference

- Corn Comments Podcast with Jim Woster. Attention farmers, get ready for the 2012 Precision Ag Conference being held at the Ramkota Hotel in Sioux Falls, SD on March 27th featuring numerous industry experts including three key note speakers: Tom Doerge, Agronomist for John Deere, Barry Anderson, Pioneer Agronomy Research Manager and Don Roose, Founder and President of […]

SD Corn to hold Spring Planting and Field Preparation Clinics

- South Dakota Corn will be hosting Growing On 2011 part 2: Spring Planting and Field Preparation at the following two locations:  February 16th in Watertown – Watertown Event Center February 17th in Sioux Falls – Ramkota Hotel These events will be day-long (9:30am -4:00pm) and feature guest speaker, Kevin Kimberley who is known for his on-farm consulting with […]

Annual Meeting Speaker Preview: Troy and Stacy Hadrick

- “Networking over the Net: Using Social Media to Tell Your Story” Troy and Stacy Hadrick will be the second of three featured speakers at the South Dakota Corn Growers 25th Annual Meeting on Saturday, January 22 at the Sioux Falls Convention Center. Troy and Stacy are fifth-generation ranchers from Faulkton and graduates of South Dakota […]

Blend Your Own Ethanol Pumps Available In Sioux Falls

- Sioux Falls first “Blend Your Own” ethanol pumps have arrived! Ethanol blends E 10 (10% ethanol+ 90% gasoline), E 30 (30% ethanol + 70% gasoline) and E 85 (85% ethanol + 15% gasoline) are now available at Kings Mart, located on the corner of Cliff Avenue and Benson Road. Multiple efforts were made in order […]