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Why Farmers Care About Sustainability

Hungry for Truth is about connecting South Dakota families with the farmers who grow your food. We love taking trips…

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How Farmers Protect Crops and the Environment

For more than four generations, the Casper family has grown soybeans and corn near Lake Preston. Paul and his wife…

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Technology Helps Farmers Be Good Neighbors

When it comes to food and choices in the grocery store, it’s tough enough to decide what to make for…

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The Scoop on Plant Protection

The Scoop on Plant Protection

There’s a good chance you’ve thought about food safety while shopping at the grocery store. Did you know the farmers…

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Make the Most of Your Holiday Leftovers

There’s no doubt preparing a holiday spread filled with your family’s favorite dishes takes time, energy and money. It’s a…

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ROAD TRIP! Five Travel Tips for a Successful Summer Adventure

Admit it: There’s something thrilling about hitting the open road and embracing the adventure that comes along with a summer…

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Top Five Sides for Your Summer Cookout

Summertime is an excellent opportunity to get together with family and friends to kick back, relax, and enjoy each other’s…

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Interesting Facts About GMOs

GMOs continue to be a hotly debated topic, especially when it comes to the safety of the food we feed…

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The Nutrition Facts Label Gets a New Look

It’s been more than 20 years since the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) required food companies to add the Nutrition…

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Hungry for Truth and Dakota Layers

Buying Local is Easier Than You Think

Buying local is a great way to support family farms and businesses, and it’s why so many South Dakotans look…

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Improve Food Safety With a Meat Thermometer

Whether you’re manning the grill at a family cookout or making dinner in your kitchen, the only thing worse than…

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Which foods are GMOs? Soybeans, canola and sugar beets are a few examples.

Which Foods Are GMOs?

Walking through the aisles at your local grocery store, you may have wondered how many of the foods you eat…

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Get to Know GMOs

Even if you’ve heard a lot of talk about GMOs, you might still wonder why farmers choose to grow them…

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Food Safety 101: What Does That Date on my Food Mean?

Product dates such as “use by,” “best by” or “sell by” listed on food packages can be confusing. When the…

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Is organic worth my money?

Is Organic Worth My Money?

It’s the moment of truth in the grocery store. You’re trying to decide between organic or non-organic. The organic strawberries…

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How Much Pesticide Do Farmers Really Use?

Soybeans are a resilient plant. They’re able to thrive in South Dakota’s demanding climate to produce a crop used to…

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Food Safety 101: How Long Can You Store Foods and Leftovers?

Just how long is too long to store leftovers, raw meat or eggs in the fridge? Is it safe to…

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Where do GMOs come from?

We’ve heard many different ideas about GMOs over the years. Some people think they’re some new creation made in a…

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