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Hungry for Truth takes a look at a day in the life of calving on the Schooley family ranch in Castlewood South Dakota.

A Day in the Life of Calving on a South Dakota Ranch

Spring isn’t just time for planting in South Dakota. On many farms and ranches, the warmer weather and extra hours…

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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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Hungry for Truth Dane's Crop Report

Dane’s Crop Report: Spraying Smart

Dane’s back in the fields, and he’s taking a quick break from planting to explain how they use pesticides on…

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Eunice the Iris Lady Blends Tradition With Technology on Her South Dakota Farm

Not many farmers can say they’ve cultivated their South Dakota land for nearly 90 years. But then again, Eunice McGee…

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Dane’s Crop Report: Digging Into Planting

Our favorite crop reporter and farmer is back with a brand new planting update! Dane “farms” with his dad by…

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Let's Get Growing

Let’s Get Growing – Planting Q & A With a Farmer and a Gardener

Temperatures are warming up and soil lovers in South Dakota are excited to dig in and plant. This includes farmers…

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Give Your Easter Activities a Boost With Eggs

Spring has officially arrived in South Dakota, and Colman farmer Morgan Kontz is excited to celebrate Easter with her family…

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Across the Table Spring Cupcakes

Across the Table: Spring Cupcakes

SPOILER ALERT: Cuteness overload! It’s time for our latest episode of Across the Table. Host Melissa Johnson from Oh My…

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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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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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Spring, summer, fall and winter on a soybean farm in South Dakota.

A Year in the Life of a Farmer

Most people know that fall is harvest time, and spring is time for planting, but do you know what farmers…

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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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Spring: A Time of New Beginnings

With spring in the air, farmers are in the middle of calving season. We checked in with John, a farmer…

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Peggy’s Bacon-Wrapped Pork Chops

Spring is a time when the days get warmer, and we all try to spend a bit more time outside.…

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Dawn’s Vegetable Beef Stew

Spring is a time when the days get warmer, and we all try to spend a bit more time outside.…

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Amanda’s French Poppy Seed Dressing

Spring is a time when the days get warmer, and we all try to spend a bit more time outside.…

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Steak and Potato Kabob Meal

Long winter days call for meals made with the hearty goodness of meat and potatoes. This time, instead of relying…

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