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SDSU Extension to Hold Private Pesticide Applicator Trainings Across South Dakota

January 03, 2020

SDSU Extension will host private pesticide applicator trainings throughout South Dakota beginning in early January through March.

Chemical Safety, Cover Crops, Crop Treatments, Crop Management, Corn, Forage, Field Pea, Flax, Oats, Oilseed, Pulse Crops, Sorghum, Soybean, Sunflower, Wheat

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10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s Webinar to be Hosted by SDSU Extension on Jan. 8

December 31, 2019

SDSU Extension and NDSU Extension are partnering with the Alzheimer’s Association to present a webinar titled, “The 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s.” The free webinar will take place on Jan. 8, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. MT/Noon CT.

Health

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SDSU Extension Releases Dakota and Lakota Traditional Games Resource Guide

December 31, 2019

SDSU Extension recently released a resource guide on traditional Dakota and Lakota games. The free, downloadable guide contains six traditional Dakota games and six traditional Lakota games, including photos, instructions on how to play and how to craft the game pieces.

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Annual SDSU Lamb Bonanza to be Held January 4

December 27, 2019

The 28th Annual SDSU Lamb Bonanza will be held Saturday, January 4, 2020 in Frost Arena on the South Dakota State University campu

Sheep

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SDSU Extension to Host “Communicating with Farmers Under Stress” Workshop January 10

December 27, 2019

SDSU Extension will facilitate a “Communicating with Farmers Under Stress” workshop Friday, January 10, at 11:00 AM CST in the Huron Regional Medical Center Auditorium.

Farm Stress

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Latest Research to Be Shared at SDSU Beef Day on Jan. 16

January 14, 2020

Learn about the most-recent, beef-related research at South Dakota State University during the first annual SDSU Beef Day on Jan. 16, starting at 10 a.m. in the Club 71 meeting room of the Dana J. Dykhouse Stadium in Brookings.

Beef Cattle, Dairy Cattle, Quality Assurance, Pasture, Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations

SDSU Extension to Host 2020 No-Till Event in Wall, S.D.

December 11, 2019

Join us for a free event that will highlight building soil and integrating livestock to farm systems in western SD. Registration is requested, event is free.

Corn, Wheat, Crop Management, Conservation, Soil Health

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Registration Open for SDSU Beef 2020

December 11, 2019

Beef 2020 provides an intensive, hands-on educational opportunity to enhance understanding of the production and marketing of high-quality, high-value beef.

Beef Cattle

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SDSU Extension Programs Receive National Recognition

December 10, 2019

SDSU Extension programs were recognized at various national Extension association meetings throughout 2019.

Nutrition, Beef Cattle

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SDSU Beef Day to be Held Jan. 16

December 27, 2019

Want to learn what work is being done to help solve problems the producers in our state are facing?

Beef Cattle

I-29 Moo University

I-29 Moo University Winter Workshop Series Will Focus on Dairy Calves

December 05, 2019

Learn about the latest research in dairy calf management and care

I-29 Moo University, Dairy Cattle

Annie's Project Empowering Women in Agriculture

SDSU Extension Annie’s Project for Women in Agriculture Begins January 7 in Clark

December 05, 2019

Want to learn more about developing financial records, key communication skills, retirement and estate planning, and expanding marketing knowledge, all while having fun in a supportive learning environment?

Annie's Project, Corn, Soybean, Wheat, Beef Cattle, Dairy Cattle, Sheep, Conservation

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4-H Volunteer and Shooting Sports Hall of Fame

December 05, 2019

Eleven individuals were recognized for their volunteer service to the South Dakota 4-H at the South Dakota State Fair.

4-H Shooting Sports

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South Dakota 4-H Donates Thousands of Shoes for Non-Profit

November 25, 2019

The South Dakota 4-H Youth Development Program donated 8,413 pairs of shoes over the span of one year during their statewide community service project to the Soles4Souls non-profit organization.