Audio

The SD Soil Health Coalition has collaborated with a variety of radio stations and organizations across the state to air monthly “Soil Health Tips” and other audio. These short segments focus on a variety of different soil health topics, please enjoy the tips selected to air this month!

2024 Soil Health Conference with Brian Johnson

by SD Soil Health Coalition

Since 1990, the Dakota Farm Talk radio program has been keeping South Dakota’s agricultural industry up to date with what’s happening in today’s farming & ranching. Aired each weekday on a dozen SD radio stations, Dakota Farm Talk is a unique program for South Dakota’s grain & livestock producers.

Jan 11, Soil Health Conference

by Dakota Farm Talk, With Doug Sieck

Soil Health School Registration Open!

The 2024 South Dakota Soil Health School is set for Aug. 26-28 in Huron, SD, and it is designed for agricultural producers as well as anyone with an interest in learning how to manage soils for resiliency and profit. The agenda features classroom style presentations by producers and technical experts from across the state and region, as well as hands-on experiences in the field. Area producers will share their challenges and successes with various methods for improving soil health, to an average class size of 30-40.

News & Events

Regenerative ag pioneer to present workshop in Fort Pierre

Regenerative ag pioneer to present workshop in Fort Pierre

By Stan Wise PIERRE, SD – Producers and land stewards who practice regenerative agriculture often enjoy learning about what is happening under the ground. In August, they’ll have a chance to learn from a visitor from Down Under. Australia, that is. Regenerative ag...

Coalition plans additional Soil Health School for West River

Coalition plans additional Soil Health School for West River

By Stan Wise PIERRE, SD – Since 2016, the South Dakota Soil Health Coalition has held an annual Soil Health School to offer an intensive educational experience that combines classroom instruction with hands-on field exercises. However, those schools have been held...

Grazing livestock on cropland pays off

Grazing livestock on cropland pays off

By Stan Wise PIERRE, SD – The core idea behind the regenerative agriculture movement is a simple one: Mimic nature. What did farmland look like before it was farmed, and how can producers make their operations look more like that picture? This concept lies at the...