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Double Up Dakota Bucks

Double Up Dakota Bucks doubles the value of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, known as SNAP, benefits when used on fresh fruits and vegetables.

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Managing Soil: Maximizing Profit 2018 Workshop to be Held Nov. 29 in Sioux Falls

December 18, 2018

SDSU Extension in collaboration with the Soil & Water Conservation Society will host Managing Soil: Maximizing Profit 2018 workshop in Sioux Falls, November 29, 2018 at the SDSU Extension Sioux Falls Regional Center (Myklebust Rec. Center, 2001 E. 8th St.) Registration begins at 8:30 and the workshop runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Young woman demonstrating the Superman Pull core exercise.

Building a Strong Core

The midsection is a part of the body that many individuals strive to sculpt, strengthen and increase lean muscle tissue. While it may be easy to think of the core as just the abdominals, it involves many more muscles.

Woman at a booth demonstrating beef sustainability.

New “AgriCulture” Event in Rapid City Connects Urban Families to Ag Community

Rapid City’s Main Street Square featured all-things agriculture on Saturday, September 21, 2019 allowing urban consumers an opportunity to meet the farmers and ranchers who produce their food and learn how they care for crops, livestock and rangelands.

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SDSU Extension and Pioneer Memorial Hospital Partner to Provide Farm Stress Workshops in Viborg on November 21

November 18, 2019

SDSU Extension is partnering with the Pioneer Memorial Hospital to host two Farm Stress Workshops on Nov. 21 in Viborg at Pioneer Memorial Hospital.

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Managing Soil: Maximizing Profit Workshop to be Held Dec. 3 in Colton

November 19, 2019

SDSU Extension will host the “Managing Soil: Maximizing Profit” workshop in Colton on Dec. 3.

2018 South Dakota Dairy Ambassadors

South Dakota Dairy Ambassadors Selected

December 18, 2018

Five South Dakota State University students were recently selected to serve as South Dakota Dairy Ambassadors.

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Wild Chokecherry

This Pick it! Try it! Like it! lesson will help you select and prepare fresh wild chokecherries.

A silce of red watermelon with black seeds.


This Pick it! Try it! Like it! Preserve it! lesson will help you select and prepare fresh watermelon.

A white to pink trunip bulb.

Turnip and Rutabaga

This Pick it! Try it! Like it! Preserve it! lesson will help you select and prepare fresh turnips and rutabagas.