The Sioux Empire Fair is underway in Sioux Falls this week, and though things look a little different with social distancing and masks encouraged do to the coronavirus, the fun continues.

Wednesday, Aug. 5 marked Ag Appreciation Day with the annual farmer's pork sandwich luncheon. We caught a few moments from the noon meal, a sheep show and some other highlights to share with you here.


Janelle is editor of the Tri-State Neighbor, covering South Dakota, southwestern Minnesota, northwestern Iowa and northeastern Nebraska. Reach her at or follow on Twitter @JLNeighbor