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Bob Metz and the plane he uses to monitor his crops from the air.

Planting From the Perspective of a Sixth-Generation Farm

South Dakota became a state in 1889, but before papers were signed and a flag was raised, a few settlers…

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Sara takes a seat in Matt's combine.

Chatting Sustainability and The Cycle of Seed to Harvest

It’s always a pleasure to sit down and open up a conversation about food and farming with South Dakotans and…

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Hungry for Truth Gardening Tips

Grow Local: Tips to Help First-Time Gardeners Find Their Groove

Heidi Teal, co-owner of Cliff Avenue Greenhouse and Garden Center in Sioux Falls, has spent her whole life in the…

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Hungry for Truth Crop Nutrients + Farm Sustainability

Fueling Your Food: How Farmers Sustainably Use Crop Nutrients To Grow Healthy Plants

If you’ve ever helped your kids with their science homework or cared for a plant, you might think that crops…

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How Much Pesticide Do Farmers Really Use?

Soybeans are a resilient plant. They’re able to thrive in South Dakota’s demanding climate to produce a crop used to…

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How Precision Agriculture is Like Pokemon Go

Precision agriculture is a way of farming relying on maps, data and technology to precisely manage farms with increased efficiency.…

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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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How does technology affect sustainability in agriculture?

From the way we shop to the way we socialize, technology has infiltrated our lives and changed the way we…

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Soybean field in South Dakota.

The Ins and Outs of Organic Farming

Here at Hungry for Truth, we receive a lot of questions about organic food and farming. We thought it may…

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Harvest Lunch Celebrates Local Food and Farming

Farmers gathered with fellow South Dakotans this November for meaningful conversation and delicious local food at the Hungry for Truth…

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Young soybean plants on the Kontz family farm.

Finding the Similarities Between Gardening and Field Crops

Many of us are taking advantage of the last few warm days of the year, and getting our hands dirty…

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All About Planting

No doubt you have seen tractors out in the fields during spring planting, but do you know what they’re doing…

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