Monthly Archives: January 2014

Stockgrowers Applaud House Passage of Farm Bill

The South Dakota Stockgrowers Association applauded the news that Congress voted 251-166 to pass the 2014 Farm Bill this morning. Representative Noem signed the conference committee report on Monday and voted to support the Farm Bill’s passage in the House. The bill now moves to the Senate for a final vote. President of the SD […]

Rancher Relief Fund Set to Distribute Additional $3.3 Million

Pierre, SD – Four short months after the devastating winter storm Atlas struck western South Dakota, the Rancher Relief Fund (RRF) is poised to disburse an additional $3.3 million to hundreds of livestock producers in the impacted area. Cory Eich, President of the South Dakota Cattlemen’s Association, noted, “We can’t thank the Rancher Relief Fund […]