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.

SD Soybean Presents Awards to Industry Leaders

The South Dakota Soybean Association and Council presented several awards during their Ag Outlook meeting in February. Michelle Rook introduces us to these visionary leaders that are advancing the soybean industry. Heartland Consumer Report on KELO-Land News at 5

Farmers to Plant More Soybeans in 2021

With prices hitting 7-year highs, South Dakota farmers may plant more soybeans in 2021. Michelle Rook looks at how this will add to farmer's bottom lines and how that benefits their local economy. Heartland Consumer Report on KELO-Land News at 5.

Food Supply Remains Stable During Pandemic

Consumers can feel confident about a stable food supply even as the pandemic continues. For many the massive disruptions to the meat processing sector are still fresh on their minds. However, those issues have been fixed and farmers never missed a beat in producing food for the country. Michelle Rook takes a closer look. Heartland Consumer Report on KELO-Land News at Five

SD Soybean Ag Outlook Goes Virtual

The 2021 South Dakota Soybean Ag Outlook Meeting will be held virtually during February. It features awards, prizes and various speakers and educational opportunities. This helps farmers improve their profitability and ability to provide a reliable and affordable food supply. Heartland Consumer Report on KELO-Land News at 5.

Soybean Farmers Benefit from Record Export Pace

U.S. soybean exports are on record pace, at 95-percent of USDA's projections, only a few months into the marketing year. More than 60-percent of the business has gone to China. Michelle Rook looks at what this means for prices and how that benefits farmers and consumers. Heartland Consumer Report on KELO-Land News at 5