Dairy

Strawbale Winery Celebrating Dairy In SD

RENNER, S.D. – You don’t ever need an excuse to eat ice cream and cheese, but Strawbale Winery is giving you one anyway. The Winery is hosting its inaugural ‘Great Plains Cheese and Ice Cream Festival’ on Saturday. The festival will feature 7 vendors, kids play areas, and live music. KDLT News previewed what you can expect, and the non-profit…

Dairy Program at SDSU Flourishing

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – It’s fair to say the dairy program at South Dakota State University is doing well. Along with an education, students gain real world experience, as well as an incredible 100% job placement. However, in many cases students have a job waiting for them before they graduate, due to the high demand in the industry. Members of…

Concerns Arise With Possible Regulation Changes To CAFO’s

MINNEHAHA, Co. – Policies may change for farmers who build indoor livestock operations in Minnehaha County. Tuesday, commissioners are expected to vote on the distance between these operations and other buildings, like where you work, or worship. The proposal is concerning a grassroots conservation group that claims these livestock farms are harmful to people’s health. It’s a lengthy name: concentrated…

Hungry For Truth Continues Web Series

LATEST EPISODE HIGHLIGHTS AG STUDENT IN FINAL YEAR OF COLLEGE

SDSU dairy production student, Megan Schaeffer sat down with us in the KDLT Kitchen to tell us about her experience filming with Hungry for Truth and her plans after graduation. To learn more about Hungry for Truth and their web series educating people on antibiotics and GMOs, watch the video above or click here. Categories: KDLT Kitchen, KDLT News Today,…