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Livestock Newsletter

SDSU Extension publishes the Livestock Newsletter to provide South Dakota producers, industry professionals and consumers with timely research-based recommendations.

Beef Cattle, Dairy Goats, Dairy Cattle, Goats, Horse, Poultry, Rabbit, Sheep, Swine, Animal Welfare, Animal Health

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Sheep Dog Trials, Shearing Competition & More During All American Sheep Day at the Black Hills Stock Show

January 09, 2019

SDSU Extension, South Dakota Sheep Growers Association (SDSGA) and industry partners are hosting Sheep Day at the Black Hills Stock Show, Thursday, January 31 beginning at 10 a.m. at the Kjerstad Event Center, Rapid City (915 Centre St).

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2019 SDSU Lamb Bonanza to be Held January 12 on Campus of SDSU

January 03, 2019

The 27th Annual Lamb Bonanza will be held Saturday, January 12, 2019 in Frost Arena on the campus of South Dakota State University.

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South Dakota Hosts Advanced Shearing School Featuring Mr. Mike Pora Of 3q Shearing Clinics

January 17, 2019

South Dakota Sheep Growers Association and SDSU Extension are sponsoring the South Dakota Advanced Shearing School January 28, 2019 beginning at 8:30 a.m. at the Newell Ram Sale Complex (adjacent to the rodeo grounds on East 3rd Street, Newell).

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Sheep & Goats

EDITSouth Dakota ranks fifth nationally in sheep and wool production. And the industry is growing.

Sheep, Goats, Dairy Goats

Marilyn and Tom Schwebach, Jeff Held, Jared and Nicole Schwebach.

South Dakota Sheep Producers from Egan & Newell Recognized with the South Dakota Master Lamb Producers Honor

December 17, 2018

During the 81st annual convention of the South Dakota Sheep Growers Association (SDSGA) held September 28-29 in Brookings, two award-winning sheep operations were recognized with the South Dakota Master Lamb Producer award.

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Group of rangeland soils day attendees in a field.

2018 SD Rangeland & Soils Days: Learn About South Dakota's Most Precious Natural Resources

December 18, 2018

South Dakota youth and adults are invited to participate in the 35th annual South Dakota Rangeland Days and 15th annual Soils Days which will be held June 26-27, 2018 in Redfield, South Dakota.

Beef Cattle, Sheep

Urban Ag Day Attendees

Urban Ag Day Event Provides Hands-On Opportunity for Students

December 18, 2018

More than 80 fourth-grade students from Milbank area schools spent the day gaining hands-on knowledge of the state's number one industry of agriculture during SDSU Extension's Urban Ag Day held May 3, 2018 at the Grant County 4-H grounds.

Beef Cattle, Dairy Cattle, Goats, Sheep, Swine

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Veterinarians Updated on Pain Control & Anesthetic Use in Food Animals

December 19, 2018

Providing pain control prior to and following surgical procedures is becoming more commonly accepted - and requested - by producers for their food animals.

Beef Cattle, Dairy Cattle, Goats, Sheep, Swine