Archive for February, 2018

News of the Day — 2/23/18

Michalski Ranch

We bring to you the February episode from the Grassland Stewardship Communications Project, this time featuring the Darin and Jessica Michalski from Willow Lake, South Dakota. During 2018, the Project partners will release a video promoting healthy soils, grasslands, and ecosystems. This is the second in the series.

Grassland Stewardship Communications Project Partners consist of The Nature Conservancy, Pheasants Forever, American Bird Conservancy, World Wildlife Fund, Audubon Dakota, Ducks Unlimited, Partners for Fish and Wildlife, SD Game, Fish and Parks, SD Soil Health Coalition, SDSU Extension, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service, and SD Grassland Coalition.

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News of the Day — 2/12/18

WE HAVE TWO GREAT EVENTS TO TELL YOU ABOUT!

The first is the 8th Annual Soil Health Event, sponsored by SDSU Extension, in Mitchell, SD on Thursday, February 15. There will be presentations about weed resistance, soil fertility, and soil health, and lunch is free! CCA credits are also available. RSVP by calling 605-996-1564 ext 3 or emailing heidi.rients@sd.usda.gov. Click on the picture below to print or view the flyer.

The second event is a Precision Ag Workshop held at the Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls on February 16, 2108 from 10am – 3pm. This event costs $35 which will provide you with a one-year membership to Pheasants Forever, lunch, entry for the Henry Golden Boy Farmer Edison rifle, and a daily pass to the National Pheasant Fest and Quail Classic show floor (a $65 value!). The agenda for this workshop is specifically designed for farmers, precision specialists, agronomists, and ag lenders. Discover new approaches to put your data to work to maximize ROI on every acre! CEUs are available. Register online at pheasantsforever.org/precision. Click on the picture below for more information.

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