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South Dakota -- Dept. of Agriculture

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Administrative Files, 1963 - 1978

 Series — Box 1834
Identifier: ACC 84-046
Scope and Contents 11B/4/1 84-46 Dept. of Agriculture Div. of Dairy Products Marketing Commission Administration Files 1966-1978 Box 1834 Assessment Rates Audit of Quarterly Report and Fee’s Adams County Creamery Associated Grocers of Nebraska Beatrice Food Co. Blue Valley Dairy Bridgeman Brown Swiss Milk Co. Inc. Capitol City Foods Cass Clay Creamery Cass Clay Creamery Clover Leaf Dairy Culhane’s Dairy Devries Dairy Inc. Fairmont Foods Co. Gillette Dairy of the Black Hills Gillette Dairy...
Dates: 1963 - 1978

Building our South Dakota Communities Project Files, 1984 - 1987

Identifier: ACC 89-052
Scope and Contents This collection is arranged by county and consists of progress reports, project completion reports, and some photographs of work projects and workers for this Department of Agriculture-sponsored program through which FFA, FHA, and 4-H groups were funded to perform community improvement projects. Types of projects included constructing or improving buildings in public parks, presenting safety education programs, and installing playground equipment, etc.
Dates: 1984 - 1987

County Weed Control Board Reports and Correspondence, 1959 - 1972

 Series — Box 1476
Identifier: ACC 79-166
Scope and Contents The collection consists of state weed control commission meeting minutes, correspondence regarding specific weeds and the annual conferences, annual reports on noxious weeds by districts, spot spraying maps, notices to destroy weeds, and noxious weed control worksheets. The majority of the correspondence is between the state weed control supervisor, Ben Nelson, and county extension offices and university agriculture departments. A thread throughout the collection is the status of wild hemp as a...
Dates: 1959 - 1972

Drought Analysis Files, 1976 - 1981

Identifier: ACC 87-020
Scope and Contents This collection consists of staff notes, documents pertaining to applications for federal emergency disaster assistance, briefing memos, South Dakota and other state reports on drought situations, copies of maps and charts, federal drought assistance reports and publications, minutes of meetings pertaining to the drought problem in South Dakota, and a set of color and black and white transparencies prepared for a presentation on the drought problem. See PL 84-99 and amendment thereto in PL...
Dates: 1976 - 1981

Forest Management Files, 1972 - 1982

Identifier: ACC 88-001
Scope and Contents Consists of correspondence, minutes of meetings, technical and staff reports, text of speeches, staff work plans, etc. Subject matter covers conservation and natural resource development projects: Black Hills, lower James, Randall, West Central, North Central, and Dakota Lake Plain areas; watersheds: Union Creek, Six-Mile Creek, Turkey-Clay Creek, and small watersheds; tree production and distribution; forest products inventory; the Norbeck Wilderness Area; landowner attitude surveys; Forest...
Dates: 1972 - 1982

Insect and Disease Control Files, 1974 - 1980

 Series — Box 5189
Identifier: ACC 88-065
Scope and Contents This collection consists of State Forester’s Certificates of Insect Treatment for 1974-1975 (certification that an identified number of trees at a particular location were treated for insect infestation, largely bark beetles or mountain pine beetles); and correspondence (1978-1980) concerning management of forested areas and state parks. Files include staff notes on meetings of the Pest Management Task Force of the Great Plains Forestry Committee; and subjects such as shelterbelts, the use of...
Dates: 1974 - 1980

Irrigation, Soil and Water Compatibility Files, 1976 - 1988

Identifier: ACC 2014-060
Scope and Contents A typical file contains the following: a Soil/Water Compatibility Permit and/or application form which lists the legal description and acreage of the land to be irrigated, legal description of the location of the water source, type of irrigation to be used, crop(s) to be irrigated, water quality information, whether the permit was approved, disapproved, waived or approved with requirements, and the signature of the division director and date; water quality analysis from the Water Resources...
Dates: 1976 - 1988

Margaret (Ball) Hanrahan Collection

 Unprocessed — Box 06652 B
Identifier: H2017-073
Dates: ca. 1890s; 1934; 1935; ca. 1940s to 1950s

Shelterbelt Survey Files, 1976 - 1981

 Series — Box 5189
Identifier: ACC 88-066
Scope and Contents This collection consists of raw data collected for agency survey on shelterbelts in South Dakota. Includes staff notes; correspondence; hand-drawn charges; newspaper clippings; text to accompany a slide show (no slides present) on shelterbelts in each county.

These files were received in the State Records Center from the Department of Agriculture. The Division of Forestry was transferred to Agriculture from Game, Fish and Parks by Chapter 276 of the Session Laws of 1984.
Dates: 1976 - 1981

Tree Pest Status Report, 1986

 Series — Box 595
Identifier: ACC 87-126
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one report summarizing tree pests and conditions observed. It lists pests and recommendation for future study of the problems.

Forest, shelterbelt and ornamental tree pest status report, 1986.
Dates: 1986

Tree Pest Status Reports, 1984 - 1986

 Series — Box 2093
Identifier: ACC 87-031
Scope and Contents This collection consists of five reports arranged in chronological order by year of conditions reported. Reports summarize tree pests and conditions observed, list major and minor pests and recommendations for future study of the problems.
Dates: 1984 - 1986

Tree Pest Status Reports, 1983 - 1986

 Series — Box 2093
Identifier: ACC 87-042
Scope and Contents This collection consists of six reports arranged in chronological order by year of conditions reported. Reports summarize tree pest conditions observed, and state recommendations for future study of the problem.
Dates: 1983 - 1986