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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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Millennial Farmer Goes High-Tech for Sustainability

A new crop of farmers is growing in South Dakota. These millennials are leveraging data and adopting technology to make…

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Keeping South Dakota Waters Clean is Good for Summer Fun and Farming

For many South Dakotans, summer time includes having fun on the water. Whether it’s a road trip to the lake…

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Hustling for Healthy Crops

There’s no doubt farmers are busy when it’s time to plant and harvest crops, but the work doesn’t stop once…

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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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South Dakota Farmers Share Their New Year’s Resolutions

2017 is upon us, and it’s time to think about resolutions for the new year. For farmers, this is the…

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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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Cool Chemistries: Protecting Lawns and Fields

As the owner of Mosquito Squad of Eastern South Dakota in Aberdeen, Greg Tople knows a thing or two about…

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Gathered Together on the Farm

On the evening of June 23, community leaders and local farmers came together for an enlightening evening on the farm.…

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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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Farmer Q&A – Sustainability in Planting Season

This is planting season for farmers. Right now, they are spending countless hours in their fields planting crops for the…

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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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