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SDSU Extension Dakotafest 2019 Forums Feature Crop Outlook, Weather Outlook & Ash Borer Update

August 06, 2020

SDSU Extension staff will be hosting several forums during Dakotafest 2019 held August 20-22 on the Schlaffman Farm near Mitchell, S.D., (2300 E Spruce Street) inside booth #600.

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South Dakota 4-H Boosts Leadership Skills and Civic Engagement Through 4-H Citizenship Washington Focus

August 08, 2019

Learning about political processes in the vibrant, living classroom of the nation’s capital, 38 South Dakota 4-H youth participated in Citizenship Washington Focus (CWF), an intensive 4-H civic engagement program for high school youth. The program was held at the National 4-H Conference Center in Chevy Chase, Md., on June 15-23.

A snow-dusted corn stand.

SDSU Extension hosts Winter Agronomy Meetings

January 17, 2019

SDSU Extension will host agronomy meetings in Mitchell, January 14; Tyndall, January 16; and Burke, January 31.

David Anderson standing in front of the Mt. Vernon sign.

A Place to Call Our Own: With Help from SDSU Extension's Marketing Hometown America Mt. Vernon Fills Housing Void

January 31, 2020

When David and Dawnette Anderson were looking for a small town close to Mitchell to call home, they eagerly chose Mt. Vernon because of its school.