The arrival of spring in South Dakota means warmer weather and more outdoor activities. However, it also brings an increase in tick activity.
Fact sheet about insecticide treatment options for protecting ash trees against emerald ash borer.
With much of South Dakota continuing to experience moderate-to-extreme drought conditions, black grass bugs could become a concern in some areas. Large populations of black grass bugs can cause severe damage to pasture.
Insects, in general, may offer more indication of rangeland health than any other type of organism. They serve as key building blocks that other organisms depend on.
Pictorial guide for common insect pests of alfalfa in South Dakota
Pictorial guide for common insect pests of sorghum in South Dakota.
Guide to field pea production and utilization in South Dakota
A fact sheet to address frequently asked questions about forage nitrate toxicity in ruminant livestock.
Along with being irritants to livestock, horn flies, face flies and stable flies are economically important to producers due to their negative impacts on milk production and calf weaning weights.
Sales and transport is a stressful time for any animal. Reducing stress factors due to transitions start before the actual purchase of your new project. Managing proper nutrition and disease management are just a couple factors to help your project get off to a great start.