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Farm Credit Services gives $150K for 4-H hall

May 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

HURON (AP) — A $150,000 donation from an agricultural f nancial institution is putting the South Dakota State Fairgrounds one step closer toward its goal of building a new 4-H exhibit hall.

The state’s Department of Agriculture on Thursday a…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

BankWest gives $50K for new 4-H hall at state fair

May 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

HURON (AP) — Donations continue to flow to a campaign of the South Dakota State Fairgrounds to build a new 4-H exhibit hall.

The state’s Department of Agriculture on Wednesday announced a $50,000 donation from South Dakota-based BankWest.

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Century and 125-year farms, ranches to be honored at State Fair

May 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

HURON — Continuing a tradition it began in 1984, the South Dakota Farm Bureau will again be honoring farm and ranch families who have owned their land for 100 years or more.

Application forms are available now and are due back by Aug. 9, in time…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Fundraising effort plows on for new 4-H building

April 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

HURON — Even with more than half the money raised in an effort to build a new 4-H exhibit hall at the South Dakota State Fairgrounds in Huron, those involved in the project know there’s still a lot of work to be done.

“It’s work worth doing,” sai…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

South Dakota State Fair books ALABAMA

February 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

HURON –The South Dakota State Fair and Legend Seeds announce a performance by ALABAMA as a part of their All American Tour 2014 on Friday, Aug. 29.

“We are excited and proud to welcome ALABAMA and their All American Tour 2014 to the South Dako…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Replacement of SD State Fair 4-H building begins

November 25, 2013 in Uncategorized

HURON — Clover Hall, the largest non-animal building on the South Dakota State Fairgrounds, is being demolished.

On Thursday, crews began taking down the structure, which was built in the early 1950s. Over the years, Clover Hall, located at the…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Replacement of SD State Fair 4-H building begins

November 25, 2013 in Uncategorized

HURON — Clover Hall, the largest non-animal building on the South Dakota State Fairgrounds, is being demolished.

On Thursday, crews began taking down the structure, which was built in the early 1950s. Over the years, Clover Hall, located at the…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

SD State Fair attendance good despite heat wave

October 3, 2013 in Uncategorized

HURON (AP) — Officials say attendance was better than expected at this year’s South Dakota State Fair.

Despite the heat wave that hit during the annual fair’s first three days, total attendance this year was the third highest ever recorded.

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Lake County 4-H demonstrates knowledge and skill at state fair

September 12, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

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Farmers Union hosts farm bill rally at fair

September 3, 2013 in Uncategorized

HURON, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Farmers Union hosted a farm bill rally at the South Dakota State Fair.

The Saturday afternoon event put on by the Farmers Union and a number of other agricultural groups aimed to show the agriculture industry’…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com