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Many South Dakotans are dealing with flood issues following recent blizzards and record-breaking rain.

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SDSU Extension Releases 2019 Pest Guides

January 08, 2019

SDSU Extension recently released the 2019 South Dakota Pest Management Guides which are available to South Dakotans at no cost.

Corn, Wheat, Soybean, Sorghum, Sunflower, Oilseed, Crop Treatments, Oats, Flax, Field Pea

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2019 South Dakota Pest Management Guides

The South Dakota 2019 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.

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Wet Corn: Storage and Late Harvest Options

January 03, 2019

Due to uncooperative weather conditions in areas of the state, harvest 2018 saw many South Dakota farmers facing a difficult decision - harvest wet grain or let it stand in the field.

Corn, Crop Management

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SDSU Extension’s Role in Transformational Agriculture

January 17, 2019

November 23, 2018, the U.S. Government released the Fourth National Climate Assessment report, from the Government’s Global Change Research Program.

Corn, Beef Cattle, Dairy Cattle, Soybean, Wheat

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Wet Corn: Storage and Late Harvest Options

With a very challenging harvest in many parts of south and southeastern South Dakota this year, farmers were faced with difficult decisions. Wet, unfrozen ground in many areas and high grain moisture forced many farmers had to make a decision: harvest the wet grain, or let it stand in the field.

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Corn Hybrid Trial Results

In 2018, corn and corn silage were conducted at seven locations throughout South Dakota.

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Corn

Nearly one out of every three dollars generated by South Dakota agriculture starts in a corn field. Two of every three rows of corn become ethanol.

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Dr. Ivan Baxter to Present Lecture Series at South Dakota State University on October 12, 2018

December 19, 2018

This year’s Burris lecture series at South Dakota State University will be presented by Dr. Ivan Baxter, principal investigator and associate member of the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018.

Soybean, Corn

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Crops

During the growing season, iGrow provides weekly production recommendations.

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Grain Storage: Climate Inside The Bin

December 28, 2018

Grain storage begins with harvest, as drying and storage go hand-in-hand.

Corn, Soybean, Crop Management