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Cool Temps Hamper Dakota Bees’ Honey Production

BRUCE, S.D. (AP) — A month-long string of cooler temperatures in the Dakotas this summer has honey producers anticipating a drop in the states' honey crops.

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Hot Weather This Week Good for Row Crops

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — Hot weather forecast for this week couldn't come at a better time for South Dakota farmers with row crops in the fields.

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State Bridge Loans Can Help with Ag Land Purchases

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Agriculture Secretary Lucas Lentsch says a new state bridge loan program can help farmers and ranchers continue with an agricultural real estate purchase when Farm Service Agency funds may not be readily available.

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Rules for Raw Milk in South Dakota

The push for farm-fresh or organic products like eggs and milk translates to need for relevant food rules.

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Ethanol Versus Oil Is Just Like Coke Versus Pepsi

Some people wonder why would we hear advertising that bashes ethanol in corn country.

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First Confirmed Cattle Anthrax Case of Year

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota State Veterinarian Dustin Oedekoven is urging ranchers to take steps to protect their cattle after a case of anthrax was confirmed in a calf in Turner County.

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Struggling Northern Beef Packers Plant Delays Paychecks

ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — Workers at the Northern Beef Packers plant in the northern South Dakota city of Aberdeen have been told their paychecks are being delayed because of financial woes.

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No Chickens in My Backyard

Some Rapid City residents want the decision-makers in their city to follow the lead of Sioux Falls and a few other cities and allow them to keep chickens in their backyards.

The Rapid Citians want to be allowed to have up to six hens, and I can see their point

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Farmers Urged to Redistribute Leafy Spurge Beetles

BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota agricultural officials are urging farmers and ranchers to collect and redistribute leafy spurge beetles in pastures so the insects can do a better job of controlling leafy spurge plants.

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South Dakota Agriculture Department Reorganizes

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota's Agriculture Department is reorganizing some of its resources to better meet the needs of the diverse industry in the state, from timber production in the southwest to corn in the southeast.

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