The 2017 Sioux Empire Farm Show is coming up! Dates are January 24-28, 2017, and it’s held at the W.H. Lyon Fairgrounds in the Expo Building. There are lots of vendors and events planned so come on out! CLICK HERE OR ON THE PICTURE BELOW for the flyer. Hope to see you there!

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Just a HEADS-UP that the NRCS Conservation Stewardship Program signup deadline is February 3rd, 2017 for the 2017 application period. Stop by the NRCS office or call 605-330-4515 ext 3 to find out more.

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We have an excellent learning opportunity to offer you! Please click on the picture for the full flyer.

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It’s time for the 56th annual Resource Conservation Speech Contest! The topic is “Soil Health: What Will You Leave?” The contest is open to all students grades 9-12. Please CLICK HERE FOR THE ENTRY FORM and feel free to call us with any questions. Good luck!

The State Conservation Commission will be meeting on Monday, July 18 from 1pm – 2pm. The meeting will be held by teleconference. Instructions for accessing the teleconference and a meeting agenda CAN BE VIEWED HERE.

This is a special summer meeting and will focus on items that need to be addressed prior to the September Commission meeting. The usual program reports (grants, loans, and partner) will be addressed at the next Commission meeting.

This meeting is being held in a physically accessible place. Individuals needing assistance, pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, should contact the Division of Resource Conservation and Forestry (605-773-3623) in advance of the meeting to make any necessary arrangements.