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8 Tips to Make the Most of Your Farmers Market Trip

A Saturday in the summertime just isn’t complete without a trip to the farmers market. Where else can you connect…

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Jaclynn feeding a Brown Swiss dairy cow at the SDSU dairy farm.

SDSU Dairy Farm Tour With College Student Jaclynn Knutson

Connecting South Dakota farmers to consumers is always a joy. In fact, that’s what Hungry for Truth is all about.…

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Cows eating feed at the SDSU dairy farm.

SDSU Trains Students From Dairy Farm to Ice Cream Scoop

Whether their future careers consist of caring for cows or developing the next delicious food product, the Dairy and Food…

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Tru Shrimp Brings New Type of Farming To South Dakota Hungry for Truth

trū Shrimp Brings a New Type of Farming to South Dakota

It’s no secret: Americans love shrimp. We enjoy it so much we eat about 1.6 billion pounds annually, which equates…

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Oksana smiles with Steve Rommereim on his pig and soybean farm in Alcester, South Dakota.

Talking Pig Barns and Buying Local with The Rommereims and Hungry For Truth

Sitting down to open up conversation about food and farming with South Dakotans and the farmers who grow it is…

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SDSU precision agriculture student learns how to operate technology and equipment in the cab of a combine with professor.

How South Dakota is Contributing to a More Sustainable Food System

Every year, over 2,200 bright-eyed freshmen arrive in Brookings to begin their journey at South Dakota State University (SDSU). Many…

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Hungry for Truth Farm to Fork Dinner 2018

Farm-To-Fork Dinner Video Recaps Connections and Conversations

Hungry for Truth’s annual Farm-to-Fork dinner is an opportunity for farmers and South Dakotans to gather around the table, share…

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Local meats and cheeses on a holiday charcuterie board.

Five Tips for Building the Perfect Charcuterie Board Featuring our Favorite South Dakota Foods

Coming up with creative gifts for everyone on your list can be exhausting, but there’s one thing you can always…

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Hungry for Truth Kaylee Koch Farm Visit With Dave and Miriam Iverson in South Dakota during soybean harvest.

Chatting Harvest with The Iversons and Hungry For Truth

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 2018 South Dakota Presidential Turkey

The Scoop on South Dakota’s First Presidential Turkey

This Thanksgiving is extra special for South Dakotans. For the first time in history, two South Dakota turkeys will ride…

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Hungry for Truth Soybean Harvest with Dave and Miriam Iverson South Dakota family farmers

Improving Sustainability With Every Harvest

If farming is like football, harvest is a soybean farmer’s championship game. They’ve clocked countless hours planning, preparing and nurturing…

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Rodney and Dorothy Elliott are South Dakota dairy farmers who operate Drumgoon Dairy. Hungry for Truth shares their story.

How American Dairy Farming Fulfilled an Irish Dream

Rodney Elliott started his first dairy farm in Ireland with 20 cows and a big dream. Over time, he added…

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Buzzing Garden Attracts Pollinators to a Local Family Farm

Butterflies are more than eye candy. Along with bees, these gorgeous insects play a crucial role in our food system,…

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Five Questions Farmers Ask Before Applying Pesticides Hungry for Truth

The Five Questions Farmers Ask Before Applying Pesticides

Farmers are driven to grow safe and healthy food while protecting the land. That’s why many use pesticides, along with…

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Hungry for Truth Farm to Fork Dinner 2018

Farm-to-Fork Dinner Unites Rural + Urban South Dakotans in Conversations Around the Table

Hungry for Truth held its third annual Farm-to-Fork Dinner in June, bringing to life its mission of uniting farmers and…

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Laughing Eyes Apiary Honey and Hungry for Truth

Keeping It Sweet and Sustainable With a Local Beekeeper

There’s nothing sweeter than when farmers and beekeepers work together. Just ask Tim Olsen. Tim grew up on a farm…

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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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Five Surprising Things Grown and Raised in South Dakota Hungry for Truth

Five Surprising Things Grown and Raised in South Dakota

When you imagine a South Dakota farm, you probably think of soybeans, corn and wheat. While row crops comprise most…

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