South Dakota Ag Minute

The “South Dakota Ag Minute” Starts Now.

Reporter Michelle Rook has all of the angles on agriculture. These quick videos highlight a wide range of agricultural issues that impact every South Dakotan.

Farmers Plant Amid Historically High Grain Prices

Farmers are planting this spring with more optimism about making a profit due to historically high prices. Michelle Rook looks at what that means for their bottom line and for main street. Heartland Consumer Report on KELO-Land News at 5

Farmers Planting Fast but Dryness a Concern

South Dakota farmers are planting this year's crop in near record time due to ideal field conditions. Michelle Rook reports that while they're excited about the potential for good yields, they are also concerned about long term dryness. Heartland Consumer Report on KELO-Land News at 5

April Soy Foods Month

April is Soy Foods Month and there are many ways to include soy in your diet. Michelle Rook looks at the options and the health benefits of this complete protein. Heartland Consumer Report on KELO-Land News at 5

Earth Day Highlights Farmer Sustainability.

This week we celebrate Earth Day and its a great time to learn about how soybean farmers have been lowering their carbon footprint over the last 40 years. Michelle Rook has the story. Heartland Consumer Report on KELO-Land News at 5

Farmers Rate High on USB Consumer Trust Survey.mp4

Farmers rated high un a recent United Soybean Board consumer trust survey. It showed 78-percent of consumers see farmers as the most trusted members of the supply chain in ensuring safe and sustainable food. Michelle Rook has more. Heartland Consumer Report on KELO-Land News at 5