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Sioux Falls: Don't Miss These 5 Open Houses

SIOUX FALLS, SD — Using the internet to shop for a home can be a somewhat inefficient experience. To get a real feel for a house, you really have to visit in person. That's why you should always ... More Info...

Study Identifies Food Deserts In Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS, SD - Even in an economically-thriving city like Sioux Falls, there are pockets where people struggle to afford food for their families. Local non-profits have now pinpointed these so-call... More Info...

Police: Emailed bomb threats in Sioux Falls a scam

Check out this story on argusleader.com: https://www.argusleader.com/story/news/crime/2018/12/13/sioux-falls-police-bomb-threats-nationwide-south-dakota/2304283002/ More Info...

Sioux Falls Liquor Store Ends Discounts After State Warning

A Sioux Falls liquor store is ending its long-time discount programs after receiving a warning from the state about violating rules, and the business might not be the only one grappling with South Dak... More Info...

68K pounds of pork donated to Feeding South Dakota

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) - Feeding South Dakota received its largest one-time donation of pork on Thursday. The 68,000 pounds of pork was part of Pipestone's "Give a Helping Ham" campaign. For every h... More Info...

How Huskers came to play Oklahoma State in Sioux Falls

The Cowboys played in South Dakota at the Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls in 2015, a 62-60 win over Minnesota. “And we were blown away,” said Stephen Howard, a spokesman for OSU. So OSU reached out to ... More Info...

Scooter’s Coffee Adds Eighth Location to Sioux Falls, SD Area

December 12, 2018 // Franchising.com // Sioux Falls, SD - Scooter’s Coffee, the Midwest-based coffee franchise that has experienced tremendous growth over the past year, added its eighth location in t... More Info...

Feeding South Dakota Receives 68,000 Pounds of Pork

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A partnership in South Dakota has resulted in a record donation for Feeding South Dakota. The organization received 68,000 pounds of pork, thanks to Pipestone pork producers, Hy-Ve... More Info...

Ag United For SD Recognizes ‘Field To Table’ Event For Students

SIOUX FALLS — Valley Ag Supply was named AgVocate of the Year by the board of directors for Agriculture United for South Dakota at the organization’s annual luncheon Dec. 11 in Sioux Falls. The award ... More Info...

Sioux Falls liquor business halts discount program, points finger at state regul

Sioux Falls liquor business halts discount program, points finger at state regulators The South Dakota Department of Revenue informed JJ's Wine, Spirits & Cigars it was in violation of state rules aft... More Info...

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2014 John Deere S650 Combine Sold on Illinois Farm Auction Today

Sale price report from farm auction today (December 15, 2018) in Teutopolis, IL, including a rarity, a 2014 John Deere S650 combine. Sale by Schmid Auction and Realty Co. More Info...

Despite China’s recent soybean purchase, beans still didn’t see any pr

Despite China’s recent soybean purchase, beans still didn’t see any price action. Instead, the legume closed on Friday, Dec. 14, down 14 cents. More Info...

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Chinese Christmas

Here in the US, Christmas is December 25 and New Year’s Day is one week later. Chinese New Year moves around the calendar like Easter does. In 2017 it was January 28, while in 2018 it was February 16. For 2019 it will fall earlier, on February 5. It looks to me like with their New Year moving up ma [...] More Info...

North Dakota's biggest rancher organization is walking back its opposi

North Dakota's biggest rancher organization is walking back its opposition to a plan by Gov. Doug Burgum to expand a military training center. More Info...

Growers have been increasingly restless this week as they await news o

Growers have been increasingly restless this week as they await news on a 2nd tranche of tariff aid payments. Pro Farmer Washington analyst Jim Wiesemeyer has the latest on whether those payments will actually happen. More Info...

It's on the mind of many producers right now: when will that second ro

It's on the mind of many producers right now: when will that second round of market facilitation payments be going out? More Info...

Another Issue with Pub. 225

An alert reader found another issue with Publication 225 regarding Section 179 on trade-ins. We review what it should be. More Info...

“We won't have any running barometer of the Chinese purchases,” he say

“We won't have any running barometer of the Chinese purchases,” he says. In today’s market, that lack of information could directly hit markets. More Info...

Companies and farmers from across the country see the latest, greatest

Companies and farmers from across the country see the latest, greatest and newest ideas and innovations coming to farm country. More Info...

In a partnership to source beef focusing on standards for animal welfa

In a partnership to source beef focusing on standards for animal welfare, food safety, antibiotic use and environmental sustainability, Wendy’s Co. has announced it will partner with Progressive Beef . More Info...

Pete's Pick of the Week: 1990 John Deere 4455

It’s the highest price ever for a John Deere 4455 sold without loader.  More Info...

The Duke’s former 2,000 acre ranch outside Los Angeles is being touted

The Duke’s former 2,000 acre ranch outside Los Angeles is being touted for its potential as a cattle grazing operation and a marijuana farm. More Info...

The internet has fallen in love with Lil’ Bill, a 7.9-lb. premature ca

The internet has fallen in love with Lil’ Bill, a 7.9-lb. premature calf under the care of the Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine (MSU-CVM). More Info...

Farmers and ranchers do not see the current ag policy environment as p

Farmers and ranchers do not see the current ag policy environment as positive for their operations according to the latest Farm Journal Pulse poll. More Info...

Here are tools to help improve your evaluation of total diet costs.

Here are tools to help improve your evaluation of total diet costs. More Info...

In reviewing AEM’s monthly sales report for new machinery in the U.S.,

In reviewing AEM’s monthly sales report for new machinery in the U.S., the year-over-year and year-to-date data show many positive gains for machinery sales. More Info...

One of the most deadly enemies in Texas – the wild pig – is sparking f

One of the most deadly enemies in Texas – the wild pig – is sparking fear as threats of African swine fever hitting U.S. soil dance across the headlines. ​ More Info...

The owners of Allflex ear tags and SCR dairy monitoring technology is

The owners of Allflex ear tags and SCR dairy monitoring technology is being acquired by Merck. More Info...

You know weeds, right? Unfortunately, they’ve established themselves a

You know weeds, right? Unfortunately, they’ve established themselves as a constant foe for farmers, but you might not know all there is to know about these pests. More Info...

McDonald’s has announced plans to partner with its global beef supplie

McDonald’s has announced plans to partner with its global beef suppliers to reduce the use of medically important antibiotics by the end of 2020. More Info...

Meteorologist Mike Hoffman says a rainy day is ahead for portions of t

Meteorologist Mike Hoffman says a rainy day is ahead for portions of the country. More Info...

China took more steps to defuse trade tensions with the U.S., confirmi

China took more steps to defuse trade tensions with the U.S., confirming it will remove the retaliatory duty on automobiles imported from America and preparing to restart purchases of American corn. More Info...

The 2019 Top Producer Seminar's agenda is packed with thought-provokin

The 2019 Top Producer Seminar's agenda is packed with thought-provoking speakers whose insights will help you capitalize on your full business potential during challenging times. More Info...

The Future of Drought-Tolerant Wheat is Near

I have seen the future of wheat and it’s in Argentina. More Info...

Markets Want Bigger Chinese Purchases

Markets Want Bigger Chinese Purchases More Info...

Warning - Farmer's Tax Guide is Misleading

We have found that the new Farmer's Tax Guide has an error regarding the recovery life of farm equipment and machinery. It should be 5 years only for new equipment and machinery. Used remains at 7 years. More Info...

The CDC has just issued an updated warning about romaine lettuce, foll

The CDC has just issued an updated warning about romaine lettuce, following an e.coli outbreak. More Info...

Dr. Mary Kelly is an internationally renowned author and keynote speak

Dr. Mary Kelly is an internationally renowned author and keynote speaker on leadership, productivity, and business growth. More Info...

Following the trend seen in fed cattle during the past few months, a m

Following the trend seen in fed cattle during the past few months, a market analyst expects limited volatility during the 1st quarter of 2019. More Info...

Expanding poultry operations in northeast Oklahoma has residents conce

Expanding poultry operations in northeast Oklahoma has residents concerned about the environment and their quality of life. More Info...

The number of people who have become ill from eating Salmonella contam

The number of people who have become ill from eating Salmonella contaminated beef has gone up by 87 cases after the recall was increased to 12 million lb. More Info...

Wayne Mininger, who has led the National Onion Association for 33 year

Wayne Mininger, who has led the National Onion Association for 33 years, is retiring, and Greg Yielding has been selected as the association’s new executive vice president. More Info...

On Thursday, USDA Deputy Secretary Steve Censky said the agency is sti

On Thursday, USDA Deputy Secretary Steve Censky said the agency is still trying to convince the White House the payments are necessary. More Info...

"Farmers have to have a laser focus on what will make them money in th

"Farmers have to have a laser focus on what will make them money in the coming year because we have really tight margins, and technologies should be looked at as what can help immediately.” More Info...

Digital use is changing many areas of our lives, and the National Pork

Digital use is changing many areas of our lives, and the National Pork Board and the Pork Checkoff is working with Google to reach consumers and influence meat and food purchases in a whole new way. More Info...

The editors at AgWeb.com are looking at experts’ projections for a var

The editors at AgWeb.com are looking at experts’ projections for a variety of commodities in 2019. Here’s a look at what analysts are expecting for the upcoming growing season. More Info...

As Zinke departs, Trump says he will name new interior secretary next week

U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, who has aggressively sought to roll back Obama-era environmental protections, will be leaving his post at the end of the year, President Donald Trump tweeted on Saturday, the latest high-profile departure from his administration.
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Nations agree global climate pact rules after overcoming impasse

Nearly 200 nations overcame political divisions on Saturday to agree on rules for implementing a landmark global climate deal but critics say it is not ambitious enough to prevent the dangerous effects of global warming.
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Trump hails judge's ruling against Obamacare as 'great'

President Donald Trump on Saturday hailed a court decision against Obamacare as "a great ruling for our country," while a U.S. government official said the decision by a Texas judge would have no immediate impact on health coverage.
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Egypt unveils 'one of a kind' ancient tomb, expects more finds

Egypt unveiled a well-preserved 4,400-year-old tomb decorated with hieroglyphs and statues south of Cairo on Saturday, and officials expect more discoveries when archaeologists excavate the site further in coming months.
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Governments agree rules for implementing 2015 Paris climate agreement

Nearly 200 nations agreed on Saturday on a rulebook for implementing a landmark 2015 global deal to tackle climate change.
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Dead Guatemalan girl part of 'endless' migrant exodus from poor village

Grinding poverty in their Guatemalan village drove the father of a 7-year-old girl who died in U.S. custody to leave with her for the United States, the girl's mother said on Saturday.
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Ukraine's President names leader of new church in split from Russia

Ukraine chose the head of a new national Orthodox church on Saturday, marking an historic split from Russia which its leaders see as vital to the country's security and independence.
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Qatar says Gulf Arab bloc needs reform to give it teeth

Qatar said on Saturday it remained committed to the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) but the bloc needed to enforce its own rules better, signaling a reformed alliance could help end a row between Doha and some of its neighbors.
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U.S.-led coalition destroys Syrian mosque used as ISIS command center

The U.S.-led coalition in Syria destroyed on Saturday a mosque in the town of Hajin which had been used as an Islamic State command and control center, the U.S. military said.
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French 'yellow vests' protest in their thousands for fifth Saturday

Thousands of protesters took to the streets of French cities on Saturday in the fifth weekend of demonstrations against Emmanuel Macron's government, ignoring calls to hold off after a gun attack in Strasbourg this week.
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As Zinke departs, Trump says he will name new interior secretary next week

U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, who has aggressively sought to roll back Obama-era environmental protections, will be leaving his post at the end of the year, President Donald Trump tweeted on Saturday, the latest high-profile departure from his administration.
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Factbox: Trump administration departures, firings, reassignments

President Donald Trump said on Saturday that Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke will step down at the end of December, the latest senior official to exit Trump's high-turnover administration.
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Trump hails judge's ruling against Obamacare as 'great'

President Donald Trump on Saturday hailed a court decision against Obamacare as "a great ruling for our country," while a U.S. government official said the decision by a Texas judge would have no immediate impact on health coverage.
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Dead Guatemalan girl part of 'endless' migrant exodus from poor village

Grinding poverty in their Guatemalan village drove the father of a 7-year-old girl who died in U.S. custody to leave with her for the United States, the girl's mother said on Saturday.
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Federal judge rules Obamacare unconstitutional

A federal judge in Texas on Friday ruled the Affordable Care Act, commonly known as Obamacare, was unconstitutional based on its mandate requiring that people buy health insurance, a decision in a case that could reach the U.S. Supreme Court.
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Politics cloud felon voting rights restoration in Florida

Elections officials across Florida say they expect former felons to flock to their offices to register to vote next month when a newly passed ballot initiative launches one of the largest enfranchisement efforts in modern U.S. history.
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Police search ranch belonging to missing Colorado woman's fiance

Police looking for a Colorado mother who was reported missing from her small mountain town nearly two weeks ago searched her fiance's ranch on Friday but stopped short of calling him a suspect in the case.
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U.S. government watchdog to probe child's death after border arrest

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's internal watchdog will investigate the death of a 7-year-old Guatemalan migrant which occurred after she was detained by U.S. border agents, officials said on Friday.
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Challenging judges' orders, Trump aims to enlist Supreme Court

President Donald Trump's administration asked the U.S. Supreme Court this week to suspend nationwide orders by federal judges blocking two of his major policies in an unusual step but one in line with an aggressive White House litigation strategy.
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Anti-harassment groups share $20 million CBS handout after Moonves exit

CBS Corp on Friday named the Time's Up anti-sexual harassment group and 17 other organizations that will share a $20 million donation stemming from the exit of its chief executive Les Moonves following allegations of sexual misconduct.
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