Lonesome Wyoming Roads – The Road Goes On Forever

The Road Goes On Forever and the party never ends...┬áRobert Earl Keen This sight gets me excited. Such a lonesome and open road has such a story to tell. There are many changes in terrain, many antelope to watch, and even a few ranchers driving a herd of cattle down the road to new pasture. … Continue reading Lonesome Wyoming Roads – The Road Goes On Forever

Atlas Blizzard Costs South Dakota Ranchers and Area Economy $1.7 Billion

Note: The following a release from SDSU and update from this month's devastating Atlas Blizzard that had an economic impact of $1.7 billion on the area economy. Relief efforts for the affected ranchers continue to flow in while federal disaster aid has been limited and slow in response. Consider checking out the designated Ranchers Relief … Continue reading Atlas Blizzard Costs South Dakota Ranchers and Area Economy $1.7 Billion

Update: How to help ranchers affected by Atlas Blizzard

A few days ago, I wrote about the Atlas blizzard that struck South Dakota and surrounding states. That post has links to several news stories and perspectives from the agriculture community. (Be sure to check back, it's been updated with more links.) This disaster still hasn't received large national attention, though some media outlets have … Continue reading Update: How to help ranchers affected by Atlas Blizzard

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South Dakota Blizzard Winter Storm Atlas leaves devastation for ranchers

There hasn't been much national media coverage of it, most likely due to coverage of the government shutdown, but Winter Storm Atlas took a huge toll on folks in western South Dakota earlier this month. With reports of up to 58" of snow and almost hurricane-force winds, South Dakotans were struck hard with an early-season … Continue reading South Dakota Blizzard Winter Storm Atlas leaves devastation for ranchers

A salute to the ‘Stach. Let’s get ready for Movember-Dairy!

Did you know... 1 in 6 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in their lifetimes? That means 8,000 of today's dairy farmers will be diagnosed with prostate cancer. Join Dairy Carrie and the Dairy community as they raise awareness during 'Movember'. If you have a beard, shave it on November 1. If not, start … Continue reading A salute to the ‘Stach. Let’s get ready for Movember-Dairy!