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The food and farming landscape is constantly changing. From food safety to GMOs, you want to be sure you’re up to date on the latest in food and farming so you can make the right choices for yourself and your family.

Milk’s Journey from Farm to Shelf

Do you ever wonder how your gallon of milk got to the grocery store? Milk goes through several steps before…

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Your Food Safety Guide to Packing a Lunch Bag

It’s officially September, and we all know what that means – kids are back in school! Food safety might not…

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How to Plan the Perfect Picnic

Summer is in full swing. What better time to take advantage of this beautiful weather and go on a picnic?…

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Farmer Paul’s Grilled Walleye

Paul Casper is a farmer from Lake Preston who has a special affinity for the great outdoors. “I’ve been hunting,…

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Beef Bulgogi With Coconut Sticky Rice

At our Farm-to-Fork Dinner last month we had beef bulgogi with coconut sticky rice appetizers that were so delicious, we…

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Six Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Farmers Markets

Farmers market season is in full swing. That means at least once a week, fresh, in-season food and local farmers…

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Caprese Salad With Soy Walnut Pesto

Summer days call for something light and delicious. This caprese salad recipe is the answer to your boring everyday salad.…

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Soybean Growth

Soybeans are one of the biggest crops in South Dakota, accounting for about 30 percent of the crops grown in…

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GMOs 101: What You Need To Know

With all the buzz about GMOs, it seems like they are everywhere, but did you know you’d actually only find…

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Savory Summer Lime Chicken

Looking for a zesty summer dish? This savory summer lime chicken recipe is full of delicious flavors perfect for a…

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Lowdown on Pesticides and Fertilizers

A lot of consideration goes into applying pesticides and fertilizers in the safest, most effective way possible, both in your…

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Summer Slushies

It’s a long, hot summer, and we have the perfect way to cool down. Take a break from the sunshine,…

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Fiesta Fruit Medley

A fruit medley is the perfect addition to any summer picnic. When you’re out buying groceries for this refreshing fruit…

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Farm-to-Fork Dinner Brings Sioux Falls Urbanites to the Farm

The first Hungry for Truth Farm-to-Fork Dinner on June 24 was the perfect night, from the delicious local food to…

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Grilled Pork Tenders With Chile Mango Salsa

This delicious dish is the perfect way to spice up a night on the grill. It goes great with rice…

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The Ultimate Guide to Food Labels

Organic, natural, non-GMO and free range are just some of the terms we commonly see on our food packaging. It…

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An Evening on the Farm – Q&A with DTSF Director Joe Batcheller

Downtown Sioux Falls Executive Director Joe Batcheller joined us last week for “An Evening on the Farm.” Dave Poppens, a…

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Protecting Plants: From Field to Garden

You approach your garden very similarly to how farmers approach their fields in terms of growing healthy plants and keeping…

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