New Cost Share Program! The SD Grassland Coalition has teamed up with Pheasants Forever, SD Game, Fish, and Parks, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation to provide a new program for installing fence and livestock water developments to maintain grasslands expiring from CRP and for existing grasslands on private land in western South Dakota. ... See MoreSee Less
"Under drought conditions, it is such a fast changing thing, If you don't make the adjustments, it's easy to damage your operation." Terry Schell,
The SD Grassland Coalition partnered with the organizations listed below to enhance the grassland planner with a release of a short video story each month during 2018 promoting healthy soils, grasslands, and ecosystems. Please enjoy the Our Amazing Grasslands feature story for May 2018 of the Schell Ranch.
The Nature Conservancy, Pheasants Forever, American Bird Conservancy, World Wildlife Fund, Audubon Dakota, Ducks Unlimited, Partners for Fish and Wildlife, SD Game Fish and Parks, SD Soil Health Coalition, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service, SD Grassland Coalition www.youtube.com/watch?v=b68dPQ-EZuwThe SD Grassland Coalition partnered with the organizations listed below to enhance the grassland planner with a release of a video each month during 2018 pr... ... See MoreSee Less
Sustainability has become one of the most widely used words in American agriculture and the U.S. food system. Farmers and ranchers frequently talk about it and how to best incorporate it into their farms and ranches.But the term and concept behind it means different things to different people and...