A winter with little snow has left much of the Dakotas abnormally dry or in moderate drought, though a weather expert says conditions could improve in the coming months.
The US. Department of Agriculture says there were 400 fewer small operation farms and ranches in South Dakota last year.
South Dakota's Game, Fish and Parks department will not implement a spring Canada goose reduction program this year because it hasn't been effective in the past.
Opponents of a large egg-laying operation planned near Parker say the proposed facility would be too close to town.
Wildlife officials in South Dakota report that 26 mountain lions have been killed so far during the hunting season in the Black Hills Fire Protection District.
Industries across the country are one step closer to flying unmanned commercial drones, thanks to a proposed set of rules announced by the Federal Aviation Administration Sunday.
Congress' Republican leadership has made it official, formally enrolling legislation to build the Keystone XL pipeline and urging President Barack Obama to sign it.
The South Dakota Department of Agriculture has federal money available to help producers enhance the competitiveness of specialty crops.
The Republican-controlled Congress has cleared a bill approving the construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline. That sets up a confrontation with President Barack Obama, who has threatened to veto the measure.
Sioux Falls students are getting a taste of what it's like to work on a farm. Fourth graders at Harvey Dunn Elementary met Garretson farmer Peter Bakken Tuesday morning.
South Dakotans who hunt mountain lions outside of the Black Hills Fire Protection District can start using dogs next month.
As a result of the Deer Management Plan, the South Dakota Game, Fish, and Parks issued 30 deer tags to the Sioux Falls Police Department. Those 30 deer tags have been successfully filled within a three-week period.
House Republican leaders say the House will vote next week on legislation to construct the Keystone XL pipeline and send it to President Barack Obama. Obama has threatened a veto.
The number of sheep and lambs in South Dakota is down from a year ago.
The state of South Dakota has found a new operator for its marina at the popular Lewis and Clark Recreation Area near Yankton.
As Congress presses the Obama administration to approve the Keystone XL pipeline, government records show oil pipeline accidents have become increasingly frequent in the U.S.
Oil pipeline accidents have become increasingly frequent in the U.S. as Congress pushes for approval of the Keystone XL pipeline.
From exhibits, stock shows and educational programs, thousands of people have plowed their way to make the Sioux Empire Farm Show the largest in its 62 year history.
Anything that has to do with agriculture is in Sioux Falls at the 62nd annual Sioux Empire Farm Show.
Federal authorities are encouraging people in North Dakota and South Dakota to watch out for quickly changing ice conditions on all reservoirs in the states.