Celebrate National Pork Month

We’re celebrating National Pork Month here at South Dakota Soybean because pork is the #1 customer for soybean meal here in South Dakota. Peggy Greenway, pork farmer from Mitchell, SD, shared this guest post with us. You can also find it in the latest issue of the ‘Hood Magazine here.

Read More

Submit Your Harvest Form for the South Dakota Soybean Yield Contest

Submit your harvest form by November 1 for the South Dakota Soybean Yield Contest. You can submit your harvest form online here. Remember– whatever your yields, the information you provide helps us develop best management practices, which you can use to improve your own yields. Stay tuned for winning yields. Winners will be announced at the Soybean Recognition Banquet held on December 7, 2016.

Read More

Meet the School Cook Who’s Connecting Students to the Farm

Vonda Schulte is the head cook at Dakota Christian School in Corsica, South Dakota. Every weekday, she cooks lunch from scratch for 90 students. She loves connecting with the kids, talking to them about new foods and healthy eating. Vonda also happens to be a farmer. She says these two parts of her life overlap much more than you might think.

Read More