Corn Comments 10.27 – Young People & the Future

- Mobile Link In this week’s Corn Comments segment, Jim Woster talks about the growing enrollment in the college of Ag and Bio at South Dakota State University. The demand for young people studying agriculture continues to grow as we are faced with the challenge of feeding more people with less land available. The continued advancements […]

SDSU to host Saline Soil Workshop

- Have you ever noticed a field with streaks of white accents in amongst topsoil in unproductive areas? Those trouble spots are most likely due to excess salinity aka salt build-ups in the soil profile. Saline soils cause major problems for farmers as they halt the movement of water, preventing uptake by crops, making production non-existent. […]

Corn Comments 8.12 – Dakotafest 2013

- Corn Comments Podcast with Jim Woster. South Dakota Corn and South Dakota State University are teaming up on Wednesday, August 21st at this year’s Dakotafest. Don’t miss your chance to hear senior market analyst, Arlan Suderman forecasting the futures at 11am, an SDSU ice cream social at noon, a town hall meeting with U.S. Representative […]

Corn Comments 4.8 – Research pays off

-   Corn Comments Podcast with Jim Woster. In this week’s Corn Comments, Jim Woster discusses the relationship between the South Dakota Corn Utilization Council and South Dakota State University in terms of ag research. In the latest issue of Emerge, SDSU Dean of Ag and Bio Dr. Barry Dunn looked at how far agriculture in […]

SDSU to host Precision Ag Conference

- The use of precision technology in agriculture has been a game-changer in the way food is grown today. These advancements have led to drastic improvements in both the economical and environmental sides of farming. Precision agriculture has allowed farmers to increase yields while reducing the amount of necessary inputs such as seed, fuel, fertilizer and […]

The South Dakota Corn Showdown Series: a rivalry reborn

- South Dakota State University versus the University of South Dakota, the rivalry relished by many, forgotten by none, is back. This long-time rivalry with its rich history and countless memories dates back to 1889, which makes South Dakota Corn proud to sponsor the newly unveiled “Showdown Series.” “South Dakota Corn is excited to be a […]

Corn Comments Podcast 9.10 – Cereal Bowl

- Corn Comments Podcast with Jim Woster. In this week’s Corn Comments Podcast, Woster talks about the the bright future of agriculture, trips to college campuses and the South Dakota State University Cereal Bowl taking place this weekend in Brookings.

SDSU unveils iGROW

- New leadership in the college of Agriculture and Biological Sciences at South Dakota State University brings new ideas as Dean Dr. Barry Dunn introduces iGrow. iGrow is a web-based cooperative extension tool for South Dakota farmers and ranchers that will function as a home-page on a producers computer, smart phone or mobile device featuring expert […]

South Dakota State University Extension Offers Virtual Meetings for Farmers

- With plenty of issues facing farmers during the upcoming planting season, the SDSU Extension Office is offering online meetings for farmers with specialists discussing topics like plant nutrition, moldy corn, tile drainage, etc. This program will provide farmers with live expert advice from the comfort of their own homes with the ability to interact with […]