HURON — South Dakota Farmers Union recently hired Rachel Haigh-Blume to serve as Education Director.
“We are excited about Rachel’s background and professional experience, as well as her enthusiasm for youth and agriculture,” said Doug Sombke, President of South Dakota Farmers Union.
Haigh-Blume will be responsible for educational programming, which serves more than 3,000 South Dakotans each year.
Since it was established to serve family farmers and ranchers more than a
Cold-weather states offer high-quality elder care at lower costs. When it comes to senior care, you generally get what you pay for. In most states, low costs correlate with relatively poor elder care and vice versa. But there are exceptions—a few states offer the right combination of high-quality senior care services at a lower cost, as well as an excellent quality of life. Those are the findings of a new study from Caring.com, an online care-giving adviser, which ranked the
MITCHELL --- The final results are in for the 2015 Annual Report which provides a summary of financial data from farms enrolled in the SD Farm/Ranch Management program. Overall, the average operation saw cash expenses reach $887,312 which is down slightly from the prior year. Cash farm income of $1,016,995 also showed a small decrease which resulted in net cash farm income slipping again for the fourth consecutive year. Both cash grain prices and the value of market livestock
JEFF WHEELER STAR TRIBUNE Paul McCartney brought his One on One tour to Target Center in Minneapolis for two nights, on Wednesday and Thursday, after visiting Sioux Falls for the first time on Monday. “For once, you may envy the folks who live in Sioux Falls,” wrote the Star Tribune’s reporter in a May 4 article lamenting the fact that Paul McCartney’s Midwest tour began in South Dakota rather than Minnesota (“5 reasons to see Sir Paul yet again”). As a writer, I know this wa
Name: Cabela's Ladies' Day Out Date: May 12, 2016 - May 15, 2016 Website: http://www.cabelas.com/mitchell Event Description: Thursday, May 12: 5-9 PM Free gifts for first 25 ladies!
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Speaking on USA TODAY and Wells Fargo's Real Economy panel in South Dakota, state commissioner of economic development Pat Costello talked why the state is investing so much in growing the biosciences industry.
Is your company looking for new and different ways to grow your workforce? Have you considered hiring an international student from Northern State University to fill that role? According to Stacey Schmidt, International Student Coordinator at NSU, there are over 200 international students on campus this year, with eight graduating on May 7, 2016. Many of these students are interested in gaining work experience while earning their degree and some would like to continue working