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Lack of Moisture Slowing Winter Wheat Crop in SD

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A lack of moisture is to blame for the slow progression of South Dakota’s winter wheat crop emergence last week. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says in its weekly crop and weather report that winter wheat is 60 percent emerged, behind last year’s estimate of 100 percent. Cattle...
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2012 Ag Horizons Conference Starts Tomorrow in Pierre

  PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Tomorrow and Wednesday will bring the 2012 Ag Horizons Conference to Pierre.  The event is hosted each year by six different agricultural organizations.  Caren Assman of Midland, who is helping coordinate the conference says there will be a variety of different speakers at this year’s event. Assman says...
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Seventh Former Governor Portrait Receiving Conservation Treatment to Fix Cracks and Other Defects

  PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A seventh portrait of a former South Dakota governor is being treated at a Minnesota conservation center.  Last year, eight of 30 portraits of former governors which line the halls of the first floor of the capitol, were sent to the Midwest Art Conservation Center in Minneapolis.  There...
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Search Underway for Sutton Successor

  PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A search is underway to fill an opening at the South Dakota Community Foundation.  Bob Sutton, who has served as the President of the foundation, is leaving the position at the end of the year.  The President directs the strategies, operations and programs of the Community Foundation.  Sutton...
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