A $1.51 billion settlement has been reached with Syngenta over class action and individual lawsuits related to the sale and marketing of its Agrisure Viptera and Duracade corn seeds and the alleged harm that Syngenta’s conduct caused corn producers, grain handling facilities and ethanol plants.
South Dakota Farm Bureau (SDFB) is encouraging members to contact our South Dakota Congressional representatives to share the importance of wetland regulation improvements. This issue is currently part of the U.S. Farm Bill discussions. Both the House and Senate are working on the Farm Bill package in the next few weeks, so time is of the essence to make sure your voice is heard on important details for the next Farm Bill.
South Dakota Farm Bureau (SDFB) is pleased to announce six winners of the 2018 SDFB Scholarship.
South Dakota Farm Bureau congratulates Cammack Ranch of Union Center, S.D., as they were recently announced as winners of the Leopold Conservation award, which honors private landowners for their conservation efforts.
Farmers and ranchers are urged to submit comments opposing a proposed import tariff by China on goods from the United States to China. U.S. goods affected in the tariff include beef, soybeans, sorghum and airplanes. The Chinese tariff is in response to a recommended tariff the Office of U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) has posed to China.
Students from South Dakota State University Collegiate Farm Bureau will dig into the question of how our food is produced when they host a showing of the movie “Food Evolution” on Wednesday, March 28 at 7 p.m. at the Baily Rotunda Room D on the SDSU campus.
The South Dakota Farm Bureau Women’s Leadership Team (WLT) will participate in showcasing agriculture to 3,500 children March 16 & 17 in Sioux Falls at the Washington Pavilion.
The South Dakota Farm Bureau (SDFB) Women’s Leadership Team (WLT) shared the Farm Bureau story at the Women in Blue Jeans Conference held recently in Mitchell, S.D.
The American Farm Bureau Federation today presented Rep. Kristi Noem (R-S.D.) with AFBF’s Golden Plow award. The Golden Plow is the highest honor the organization gives to sitting members of Congress.
Members of the South Dakota Farm Bureau (SDFB) Young Farmers & Ranchers (YF&R) and Collegiate Farm Bureau traveled to Reno, Nevada recently to participate in the National YF&R Leadership Conference.