Posted: Thursday, Dec 8th, 2016
BROOKINGS, Shrinking margins in production agriculture will be the focus of the 2016 Ag Summit which will be held in Brookings Dec. 13 and in Mitchell Dec. 20.
"The squeeze was brought on by lower commodity prices and costs of production that are slow to adjust to the new revenue realities," said Jack Davis, SDSU Extension crops business management field ...more
Posted: Wednesday, Dec 7th, 2016
BROOKINGS, President Franklin D. Roosevelt, in a nationwide radio broadcast 75 years ago tomorrow, said: "Yesterday, Dec. 7, 1941, was a date that will live in infamy."
He was speaking of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.
So if you're reading this at 11 a.m. today, Dec. 7, that's the time it was in Brookings when the first Rising Sun ...more
Posted: Tuesday, Dec 6th, 2016
BROOKINGS, The South Dakota State University Concert Choir, Statesmen and Women's Choir are presenting their annual Choral Yuletide Concert twice on Sunday, Dec. 11, at the SDSU Performing Arts Center.
This year, there are two opportunities to hear the concert, with performances at 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. ...more
Posted: Monday, Dec 5th, 2016
BROOKINGS, SDSU Extension will host the five-week Next Ag CEO course in Brookings on the campus of South Dakota State University beginning Dec. 8.
Developed cooperatively by SDSU Extension and the USDA-Farm Service Agency to provide information and education to the next generation of agricultural producers, the Next Ag CEO course covers a broad range of agricultural business topics presented by ...more