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CRP opened to haying, grazing; SD counties added to disaster list

August 2, 2012 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE Farmers and ranchers in drought-stricken South Dakota will gain much-needed livestock feed as federal officials will allow emergency haying and grazing on additional land in the Conservation Reserve Program, the state’s two U.S. senators said Wednesday.
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Feds allowing haying, grazingin of conservation land

July 27, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK (AP) North Dakota ranchers will have 1.6 million more acres available for haying and grazing beginning next week, though not all of the land is likely to be useful to cattle producers trying to keep their animals fed during drought. Continue Reading

USDA authorizes emergency haying of CRP Acres for Minnesota counties

July 27, 2012 in West Central Tribune

ST. PAUL USDA Farm Service Agency State Executive Director Linda Hennen has announced that in response to drought conditions, FSA has authorized emergency haying use of Conservation Reserve Program acres for 70 Minnesota counties. Continue Reading

Feds open up land to aid farmers, ranchers

July 24, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Decision to OK haying, grazing on CRP acres may not help much in ND, SD.
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CRP acres in Dakotas opened to haying, grazing

July 23, 2012 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS (AP) Farmers and ranchers in the Dakotas affected by drought will be able to use Conservation Reserve Program acres for emergency haying or grazing after Monday’s announcement by USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack. Continue Reading

Farmers Union: Open CRP to haying, grazing

July 12, 2012 in The Daily Republic

HURON (AP) The South Dakota Farmers Union is urging Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack to open Conservation Reserve Program acres in South Dakota to haying and grazing to combat the lingering drought.
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Rapid City man dies in haying accident

January 3, 2012 in The Daily Republic

PIEDMONT (AP) A Rapid City man working as a hired hand on a haying operation in the Piedmont area died after becoming entangled in a piece of equipment. Continue Reading