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.

Dairyfest Returns Show Consumers How Milk is Produced

After a hiatus due to COVID-19, Dairyfest returned to Brookings. The event looked a bit different as a drive through experience but consumers still learned all about how milk is produced. Michelle Rook takes us there. Heartland Consumer Report on KELO-Land News a 5

Transportation Secretary Says Infrastructure Package Beneficial for Rural America

Work continues on a national infrastructure package that is expected to have great benefits for Rural America. Michelle Rook has more. Heartland Consumer Report on KELO-Land News at 5

Study Proves Health Benefits of Biodiesel

A recent study shows biodiesel use has significant health benefits such as fewer asthma attacks and premature deaths, plus lower cancer risk. Michelle Rook looks at the statistics. Heartland Consumer Report on KELO-Land News at 5

Planting Huge Investment for Farmers

The planting season is in full swing and it is a huge investment for farmers. Michelle Rook looks at what it costs to put the crop in. Heartland Consumer Report on KELO-Land News at 5

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