Monthly Archives: June 2019

The South Dakota Stockgrowers applaud the introduction of New Markets for State-Inspected Meat and Poultry Act by Sens Mike Rounds (R-SD) and Angus King (I-ME) recently in the 116th U.S. Congress.   This bill would allow meat and poultry that has been inspected by state agencies with equal to or more strict standards as USDA inspection […]


Dustin Oedekoven, DVM, State Veterinarian June 3, 2019 PIERRE, S.D. – South Dakota cattle producers are encouraged to include anthrax vaccine in their vaccination program when they turn out cattle to summer pastures. Recent flooding may increase the risk of cattle encountering anthrax this season, according to Dr. Dustin Oedekoven, South Dakota State Veterinarian. Anthrax […]