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Morgan + Jason Kontz Family Farm Hungry for Truth sustainability

Sustainability is a Growing Trend on South Dakota Family Farms

Sustainability is a trending topic among South Dakota farmers and families. Farmers want to take care of the soil and…

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Hungry for Truth BJ Hansen Beef Farm

Diversity Drives Sustainability on Hansen Family Farm

For South Dakota soybean farmers, sustainability means doing the right thing for the environment and continuously improving the land for…

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Five Surprising Things Grown and Raised in South Dakota Hungry for Truth

Five Surprising Things Grown and Raised in South Dakota

When you imagine a South Dakota farm, you probably think of soybeans, corn and wheat. While row crops comprise most…

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Farm-to-Fork Dinner 2017

Farm-to-Fork Dinner Connects South Dakotans Through Conversations and Local Foods

On June 15, urbanites and farmers from across South Dakota gathered on the farm for an evening of conversation and…

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South Dakota farmers' love stories

South Dakota Farmers’ Love Stories

Happy Valentine’s Day! It’s that wonderful time of year when everyone’s celebrating love. Farmers are no different, and some of…

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Career Profile: Meet Amanda, Livestock Specialist

Amanda Eben is a livestock specialist who works with farmers every day to ensure the health of their animals. Amanda…

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The Story of Soybean Harvest

This time of year, the leaves are changing and the weather is cooling. It’s time to visit a pumpkin patch,…

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An Evening on the Farm – Q&A with DTSF Director Joe Batcheller

Downtown Sioux Falls Executive Director Joe Batcheller joined us last week for “An Evening on the Farm.” Dave Poppens, a…

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Farmer Q&A – Sustainability in Planting Season

This is planting season for farmers. Right now, they are spending countless hours in their fields planting crops for the…

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How do farmers properly care for their animals?

“On our farm, animal care is the top priority,” says Peggy Greenway, farmer from Mitchell, South Dakota. She and her…

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Do I need to worry about antibiotics and hormones in my food?

When it comes to antibiotics, hormones and food, we hear a lot of questions. Are they safe? Why do farmers…

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How does technology affect sustainability in agriculture?

From the way we shop to the way we socialize, technology has infiltrated our lives and changed the way we…

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What is sustainability?

For local animal specialist Amanda Eben, farming is all about family. Growing up on a family farm just over the…

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Plowing snow on the Greenway farm in the winter.

What I’m Up to This Winter (Part Three)

Harvest is complete. The weather is getting colder, and there’s snow on the  ground.  Although farmers aren’t out in the…

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Barns and buildings on the Greenway farm in the winter.

What I’m Up to This Winter (Part Two)

Harvest is complete. The weather is getting colder, and there’s snow on the ground. Although farmers aren’t out in the…

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A herd of cattle and tractor on the Greenways' farm.

What I’m Up to This Winter (Part One)

Harvest is complete. The weather is getting colder, and there’s snow on the ground. Although farmers aren’t out in the…

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Hungry for Truth Farm to Fork Dinner 2018

The Making of the Hungry for Truth Table

The dinner table is a time-honored tradition of being the place where family and friends share in food, fellowship and…

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