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Stay ahead of drought impacts with timely climate updates, business insights and research-tested management tips.

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A healthy response to farm stressors involves paying attention and determining coping strategies that are useful.

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4-H Shooting Sports Results & Recognition

South Dakota 4-H proudly recognizes volunteers and the outstanding marksmanship of 4-H members.

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Camps & Conferences

4-H members have numerous opportunities to participate in educational camps and conferences.

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South Dakota Agricultural Land Market Trends

The 2020 SDSU Extension Farm Real Estate Market Survey is the 30th annual survey of agricultural land values and cash rental rates by land use and quality in different regions of South Dakota.

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South Dakota Pest Management Guides

The South Dakota Pest Management guides are now available for free. The guides offer recommendations for controlling weeds, insects, and diseases in a variety of South Dakota crops.

Upcoming Events

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Apr 22

2021 South Dakota 4-H State Shoot

SDSU Extension 4-H will host the 2021 South Dakota 4-H State Shoot April 22–25 in locations throughout Pierre and Fort Pierre, South Dakota.

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Apr 23

Butcher Block Talks: Grant Funding and Business Loan Webinar Series

Would you like to learn more about getting into the small meat processing industry? Join us to learn more in April!

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Apr 26

Drought Hour: April 2021

Join us on Mondays at 11 a.m. CST starting April 12 for more information on Drought in South Dakota.

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May 03

South Dakota Remote Works May Workshop

Are you trying to master working from home? Join us for a remote works program.