Processed Chicken

Chicken Processing Workshop with Mayborn Acres

Join us to learn all you need to know about Chicken Processing from Dakota Rural Action’s own Chicken Expert Jamie Boley of Mayborn Acres. In this workshop, Jamie will explain, demonstrate, and teach every component of chicken processing, from slaughter, … Continued

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Empowering Solar Energy in South Dakota

Help Us Illuminate the Economic Benefits of Independent Solar Production! Are you passionate about clean, sustainable energy? Are you interested in supporting the growth of solar power in South Dakota? Then, join us in our mission to shed light on … Continued

Homegrown Cook-out at the Palisades!

Homegrown excursion adventure to Palisades State Park! Educational program, nature hikes and exploration, with a potluck cook-out to follow!

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Action Alert: Pactola Mining Withdrawal Comments Due

The deadline to submit comments on the Pactola Mining Withdrawal Plan is less than a week away.   Recently the Bureau of Land Management and the US Forest Service released a proposal to protect over 20,000 acres of land surrounding … Continued

Comments Needed

News flash: only a few days remain for you to comment on a proposal to explore mining the Gilt Edge Super Fund site This is the Gilt Edge Mine Super Fund Site in the Black Hills. A few days remain … Continued

What Do We Want? Farms Not Factories

On Tuesday April 5th 2022, Lincoln County Commissioner heard the appeal of Planning and Zoning’s decision to allow Primo Feedlot to expand from 1,000 to 2,000 head of cattle. The public comment period and discussion lasted almost two hours as … Continued