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Quinn Family Awarded Leopold Conservation Award

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Wednesday night brought the presentation of the Leopold Conservation Award at the South Dakota Cattlemen’s Association Convention and Tradeshow in Pierre.  This year’s award went to the Guptill family-operators of a 7,000 acre cattle ranch near Quinn.  Pat and MaryLou Guptill were named earlier this year as the 2013...
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Four Bands Community Fund Receives Bush Foundation Community Innovation Grant

EAGLE BUTTE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Four Bands Community Fund, an organization based on the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation, was recently awarded a Bush Foundation Community Innovation Grant.  A press release says the grant will be used by the non-profit community development organization to lead a reservation-wide effort to develop and start a...
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4-H Selling Calendars-Portion of Sales Benefit Rancher Relief Fund

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) South Dakota 4-H is currently selling calendars that feature photographs which were exhibited at this year’s State Fair.  SDSU Extension announced this week that a portion of the proceeds from the calendars sold over the holiday season will go to the Rancher Relief Fund to help those who lost...
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Young Farmer Touts the Importance of Advocating for Agriculture Through Family Produced YouTube Videos

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A young farmer from Kansas-who along with his brothers have become a YouTube sensation- visited Pierre yesterday to talk with attendees at the South Dakota Cattlemen’s Association Convention.  22-year-old Greg Peterson, is one of the “Peterson Farm Brothers”, that have been making farming related YouTube videos and tying the...
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