Corn Comments: Annual Meeting Just Around the Corner

- Mobile Link Have you seen our new This Is Farming campaign? Be sure to check out the new look and informative videos at thisisfarming.org Our 30th SDCGA Annual Meeting is just around the corner. We have a full day of education and entertainment planned for January 9th at the Sioux Falls Convention Center and the time to […]

South Dakotans Fight Hunger During Rivalry Week

- The historic rivalry between the University of South Dakota and South Dakota State University is one that dates back to 1889 on the football field. With both schools coming off of big wins, playoff positions are on the line this coming Saturday as the two collide once again in a South Dakota Showdown Series matchup […]

Corn Comments: Rivalry Week

- Mobile Link The South Dakota Corn Showdown Series rivalry football game between the University of South Dakota Coyotes and the South Dakota State University Jackrabbits is this Saturday, November 14th at 1pm in Vermillion at the Dakota Dome. Both teams are coming off of big wins last weekend and this game has large playoff implications. […]

Showdown Series Facebook Giveaway

- Rivalry week has arrived in South Dakota as the University of South Dakota Coyotes prepare to take on the South Dakota State University Jackrabbits for the 102nd time on Saturday, November 14 at 1pm in the Dakota Dome. To show appreciation for our Facebook followers, we are giving away three incredible Showdown Series prizes away. […]

Farmers Benefit From NASS Survey Participation

- Prepare your eyes for brutal honesty. Farmers tend to complain about and/or disagree with the United States Department of Agriculture’s National Ag Statistic Service data more often than not, but very few actually do something about it, like cooperate. South Dakota is among the worst and whatever the reasons are for low participation, the trend […]

What is mycorrhiza?

- Say it with me now, my–co-rhyz-ah. So what is it? Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi (AMF) is beneficial fungi that lives in the soil and naturally provides phosphorus and other nutrients like zinc and copper to cash crops, reducing the need for expensive fertilizer inputs. AMF allows plant roots to explore 1,000 times more soil volume than […]

Corn Comments: E15, a proven winner

- Mobile Link In case you didn’t know, Jim Woster is all revved up about ethanol. In this week’s Corn Comments segment, Jim highlights the success NASCAR has had with the blend E15, demonstrating its safety for use, plus its economical and environmental benefits. The South Dakota Corn Showdown Series football game between the USD Coyotes and […]

Brueggeman Brothers Corn #Harvest15

- Ride a few rounds in the combine with South Dakota Corn​ president Reno Brueggeman and get an aerial view of corn #harvest15 on his family’s farm near Miller.

Corn Comments: Fight hunger, win Showdown Series prizes

- Mobile Link In this week’s Corn Comments segment, Jim Woster encourages listeners to donate to Feeding South Dakota for a chance to win one of four great South Dakota Corn Showdown Series prizes. Grand prize includes a (SDSU or USD) helmet autographed by either USD head football coach Joe Glenn or SDSU head football coach John Stiegelmeier […]

Number of Young Farmers Growing in South Dakota

- This article was featured in the most recent edition of EMERGE, our quarterly magazine and was authored by our senior writer, Randy Hascall. Click here to read each and every copy of EMERGE digitally.   About one-fourth of South Dakota’s farmers are over the age of 65. And many of those have already celebrated their 75th birthday. So, who’s […]