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S.D. Governor Noem Proclaims Feb 21 is Soil Health Awareness Day

S.D. Governor Noem Proclaims Feb 21 is Soil Health Awareness Day

PIERRE, S.D.- Improving soil health is a mission many South Dakotan’s take seriously, including Governor Kristi Noem, proclaiming February 21 Soil Health Awareness Day in South Dakota. “South Dakota’s farmers and ranchers are deeply committed to stewardship,” Noem...

Off Season Tips to Maximize Equipment Performance

Off Season Tips to Maximize Equipment Performance

By Lura Roti for SDSHC Seeding and harvest equipment play a large role in farmers’ ability to implement two important soil health principles: 1. Soil cover or leaving enough residue 2. Limiting soil disturbance. With these principles in mind, University of Nebraska...