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August 12, 2017
Cory Eich looks over a solar well in his pastures near Epiphany, S.D. Mercedes Lemke / Forum News Service
Rain, wells and grass management help during drought
August 12, 2017 - 2:26am
July 31, 2017
Roughly 200 people attended a tour of Black Leg Ranch near Menoken, N.D., on July 19 that featured conservationist Allan Savory. The tour included a look at one of the ranch's pastures. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Savory Institute visit to ND ranch focuses on importance of soil health
July 31, 2017 - 7:23am
July 8, 2017
Penny Zimmerman, President, American National Cattlewomen, Foley, Minn. (Submitted photo)
5 questions with ... Penny Zimmerman, President, American National CattleWomen, Foley, Minn.
July 8, 2017 - 10:08am
June 26, 2017
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'
June 26, 2017 - 6:54am
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
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