Weather Forecast


wet spring

August 7, 2014
August rains could be good for late crops: Rainfall may cause some to lay down
August 7, 2014 - 11:40pm
July 25, 2014
Focus on cover crops: Officials discuss options on fields in prevented-planting
July 25, 2014 - 11:49pm
June 19, 2014
Problems accompany late-season planting: Pests, weeds could be a struggle for farmers
June 19, 2014 - 11:10pm
June 12, 2014
FNS File Photo
The cold, wet spring has not had a large impact on sheep and beef producers, according to agriculture experts.
Weathering the odds of spring: Despite cool season, calving, lambing good
June 12, 2014 - 11:26pm
June 5, 2014
US senators press for prevented crop coverage: USDA still working on insurance programs
June 5, 2014 - 11:39pm
May 22, 2014
FNS Photo by Mikkel Pates
Pioneer’s refuge-in-a-bag, shown May 9 in rural New Effington, S.D., includes the purple “refuge” seeds that don’t include the Bt characteristics.
Seeking the sun: Late spring could shift seed maturities
May 22, 2014 - 11:09pm
May 20, 2014
Slow planting prompts insurance deadline extension requests: Extensions unlikely for 2014, but possible in future
May 20, 2014 - 5:56pm
May 16, 2014
Press Photo by Dustin Monke
Fertilizer dumps into Lefor farmer Jim Messmer’s truck Wednesday at the Southwest Grain terminal near Taylor.
Up against deadline: Farmers work hard to meet planting insurance dates
May 16, 2014 - 12:00am
May 1, 2014
Fieldwork delayed by cold, moist spring: Frost went into soil as deep as 8 feet, soil specialist says
May 1, 2014 - 11:37pm