Farm Bill Update
On June 10, the Senate voted 66-27 to pass the 2013 Farm Bill. The focus now shifts to the House, where work is reportedly scheduled to begin next week. Moving to the House, a strong showing of support is needed for the bill. SDSA & ASA members should call their Representatives to urge their commitment to moving the bill through the chamber & into conference with the Senate. More >>
Board of Directors Election
Board of Directors Election South Dakota Soybean Research & Promotion Council Soybean farmers in District 4: (Brookings, Deuel, Hamlin, Kingsbury & Miner counties) Vote for your next representative on the South Dakota soybean checkoff board of directors. To vote, stop in at one of the FSA county offices listed below, or request a ballot by [...] More >>
Livestock and Poultry Industry Number One Soybean Customer
Soybeans have many important markets, but the number one market is still here at home. The livestock and poultry industry is the top consumer of U.S. soybeans and so soybean producers continue to support the industry and its expansion. Michelle Rook has details.
Heartland Consumer Report on KELO-TV 5pm News air date 6-13-13.