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Our Amazing Grasslands - Bendigo Ranch, Howes/Cherry Creek, SD

The Bendigo family standing on a farm road with a pasture in the background.


"It was cool to see what we accomplished as a family implementing the grazing system on the ranch, it is also cool how it has helped the ranch and the environment." 

 Lexi Bendigo


In our February video release of 2021, we visit with the Bendigo Family, Howes, SD. 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 2021 promoting healthy soils, grasslands, and ecosystems. Please enjoy the Our Amazing Grasslands feature story for February 2021 story featuring the Bendigo Family.

2021 Grassland Stewardship Communications Project Partners:  SD Grassland Coalition, Audubon Dakota, Ducks Unlimited, Partners for Fish and Wildlife, SD Department of Game, Fish and Parks, The Nature Conservancy, Pheasants Forever, SD Soil Health Coalition, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service, and South Dakota State University.

If you missed previous 2021 "Our Amazing Grassland" stories, the link is below:

January:  Erickson Ranch

Past videos can be viewed here.