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Field peas had three or four pods and peas in them in mid-June. Farmer Pete Severson of Onida, S.D., wondered if rains would produce more blossoms on for better production. Photo taken June 13, 2017, near Onida, S.D. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Central SD farmer sees 4-year drought 'rotation'
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June 8, 2017
Most parts of this hay field outside of Richardton, N.D., hasn't grown enough to cut by June 5, 2017. All of North Dakota and large areas of South Dakota and Montana are abnormally dry or in drought conditions, leading ranchers to sell off cattle to make up for low feed supplies. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Drought conditions lead to herd trimming across region
June 8, 2017 - 2:18pm
May 27, 2017
KaSondra Staiger and her family from Hebron, N.D. (Submitted photo)
5 questions with ... KaSondra Staiger, Rancher, Hebron, N.D.
May 27, 2017 - 12:17pm
According to Pete Bauman, the consequences of converting native grassland include the loss of societal benefits from the insects, pollinators and plants lost, as well as possible future increases in regulation and strain on remaining native grasslands. Submitted photo / Pete Bauman.
SDSU study analyzes East River native grasslands
March 27, 2017 - 11:30am
Ty Eschenbaum
5 Questions with ... Ty Eschenbaum, operations manager at Rembrandt Foods
March 27, 2017 - 10:45am
March 13, 2017
Dawn Nagel kneels near the cattle on her family's ranch. Submitted photo.
5 questions with ... Dawn Nagel, FSA executive director and cattle rancher from Gettysburg, S.D.
March 13, 2017 - 6:00pm
February 27, 2017
Josh Geigle is a fourth-generation rancher from Creighton, S.D.
5 questions for ... Josh Geigle, fourth generation rancher from Creighton, S.D.
February 27, 2017 - 2:15pm
A dry summer in parts of South Dakota resulted in a low hay supply this winter, causing challenges for Troy Hadrick and other ranchers. (Submitted by Troy Hadrick)
SD ranchers stretch feed to finish out winter
February 27, 2017 - 11:15am
January 28, 2016
Construction on a new feedlot on the Ryan Thier farm west of Rushmore continues. (TIm Middagh/Daily Globe)
Southwest Minnesota counties see continued expansion in cattle, hog facilities
January 28, 2016 - 10:04pm
October 13, 2015
Mikkel Pates/Forum News Service
No warning: PM Beef employees will not receive severance packages
October 13, 2015 - 8:49pm
August 20, 2015
A cattle facility of R&R Thier Feedlots is under construction in rural Rushmore. Jesse Trelstad/Daily Globe
Major feedlot under construction
August 20, 2015 - 9:46pm
July 23, 2015
MPCA seeks public comment on proposed beef feedlot expansion
July 23, 2015 - 9:38pm
March 26, 2015
Residents air concerns over odors in Rushmore
March 26, 2015 - 8:13pm
February 3, 2015
Kevin Murphy, founder of Food-Chain Communications and “Truth in Food” blogger, spoke before a crowd of more than 400 people Monday night during the Rock-Nobles Cattlemen’s Association annual banquet in Luverne. Julie Buntjer/Daily Globe
‘Under assault’
February 3, 2015 - 7:58pm
July 31, 2014
Mason Evans shows off the first place ribbons he won with his heifer, Bubbles. Alex Purdy/Daily Globe
Evans takes two first-place ribbons at Pipestone County Fair
July 31, 2014 - 9:02pm
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