Jager is a repoter for Tri-State Neighbor, covering South Dakota, southwestern Minnsota, northwestern Iowa and northeastern Nebraska.
While African swine fever ravages the swineherd in southeast Asia, researchers at SDSU have begun to study how diseases like ASF dissipate overtime when disposing of dead pigs. “We hope this is one of those research projects we do that we’ll never need,” Thaler said.
The newest tool from Performance Livestock is a benchmarking section of the app where producers can compare their progress with all other producers. It’s a way to help northern ranchers see how they measure up with their southern counterparts and their neighbors.
African swine fever could be transmitted to the U.S. through feed imported from China and other southeast Asian countries, research shows.
In the true spirit of farm-to-table, a restaurant in one small South Dakota town is making its food with the soybeans local farmers deliver to…
It may be time to question your calving dates. South Dakota Grasslands Coalition leaders make the argument for calving later.