FSA Committee Elections Begin Nov 6th

FSA Committee Elections Begin Nov 6th

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) County Executive Director CED Kay Hand in the Valentine Office today announced that FSA will begin mailing ballots to eligible voters for the 2017 FSA county committee elections on Monday, November 06,...
South Dakota Crop Report

South Dakota Crop Report

Another week of wet weather in South Dakota has slowed the harvest of corn and soybeans. The federal Agriculture Department says in its weekly crop report that only 6 percent of the state’s corn crop is harvested, well behind the long-term average of 29 percent....
Annual Bison Roundup

Annual Bison Roundup

The annual roundup of bison at Fort Niobrara National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) will take place September 25-27, 2017. According to Project Leader Steve Hicks, “bison are handled during a fall roundup to keep the herd within the ecological carrying capacity of the refuge...
South Dakota Crop Production

South Dakota Crop Production

South Dakota’s corn and soybeans crops this year are expected to fall short of last year’s harvests. Based on Sept. 1 conditions, the U.S. Department of Agriculture says South Dakota’s 2017 corn crop is forecast at 696 million bushels. That’s...
Governor Ricketts’ Trade Mission to Japan

Governor Ricketts’ Trade Mission to Japan

Gov. Pete Ricketts is promoting Nebraska’s beef and tourism industries with business leaders in Japan. Ricketts and his trade delegation pitched the state’s offerings Tuesday in a meeting with representatives of Japan’s tourism industry. The...
Electronics Recycling Collection July 14th

Electronics Recycling Collection July 14th

Electronics Recycling Collection 4:00-7:00 pm July 14, 2017 NK Waste & Recycling 313 Development St Almost anything that plugs in or is rechargeable will be accepted! Items like: computers, monitors, printers, cell phones, laptops, mouse and towers, Ipad’s,...