March 29, 2019 Deadline for Soybean Farmers Interested in United Soybean Board Nominations

The South Dakota Soybean Research & Promotion Council (SDSRPC) is seeking soybean farmers interested in filling two of South Dakota’s four seats with the United Soybean Board (USB), for a three-year term.

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Biodiesel Day is March 18, 2019: Renewable Soy Biodiesel Good for South Dakota Farmers & Environment

Biodiesel day is March 18, 2019. A clean burning and renewable fuel, biodiesel utilizes about 5.6 billion pounds of soybean oil each year, while at the same time reducing emissions. Biodiesel’s expanding markets are something South Dakota soybean growers can celebrate.

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2019 Marketing Strategies Discussed During soy100 in Brookings & Aberdeen

When it comes to soybean markets, 2019 is a year filled with risk and opportunity, says risk management expert, Ted Seifried, Chief Market Strategist of brokerage firm Zaner Ag Hedge.

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NEW DATE – Upcoming Workshop Prepares Farmers for Consumer Conversations

Farmers encouraged to attend South Dakota Soybean Checkoff event March 6

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Working to Boost Soybean Meal Markets Through Trade Mission to India

When they were young, Matthew and Mitchell McCranie made it clear to their dad, Mike, that farming wasn’t for them.

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Rep. Dusty Johnson Announces Subcommittee Ranking Member Appointment

U.S. Representative Dusty Johnson (R-S.D.) today announced his appointment as Ranking Member of the House Agriculture Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight and Department Operations. Rep. Johnson was appointed to this position by Committee Ranking Member Conaway.

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Rep. Dusty Johnson Announces Seat on House Agriculture Committee

U.S. Representative Dusty Johnson (R-S.D.) today announced he will serve on the House Committee on Agriculture for the 116th Congress.

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USDA to Reopen all FSA Offices for Most Services During Government Shutdown

All Farm Service Agency (FSA) service centers will be open beginning January 24 to provide the majority of FSA services needed by farmers and ranchers during this critical time of the year for agricultural operations. Additionally, the limited FSA loan services initially made available at certain FSA county offices beginning January 17 will continue January 22 and 23.

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