2008 Keyword - Agriculture

HB 1005revise certain provisions concerning the assessment of real property, to assess agricultural land based on its agricultural income value, to create an implementation and oversight advisory task force, to repeal certain provisions regarding the assessment of property, and to repeal the nonagricultural acreage classification. 
HB 1054authorize the State Brand Board to impose certain civil penalties. 
HB 1055revise the penalty for leaving the brand inspection area without a brand inspection. 
HB 1056revise certain provisions related to holds on livestock sales and the transporting of livestock out of the ownership inspection area. 
HB 1082revise the appropriation for a new dairy manufacturing plant at South Dakota State University. 
HB 1114revise certain provisions concerning the definition and operation of farm wineries. 
HB 1127establish a loan repayment program for veterinarians and to make an appropriation therefor. 
HB 1148exempt the land application of certain solid waste used for irrigation purposes from requirements related to large-scale solid waste facilities. 
HB 1176require statewide livestock ownership inspection. 
HB 1179make an appropriation for the support of the state fair. 
HB 1180appropriate money for the Northern Crops Institute. 
HB 1215revise the criteria required for land to be classified as agricultural land. 
HB 1248establish the South Dakota soil conservation award program and to make an appropriation therefor. 
HB 1252revise certain procedures regarding real property assessment and taxation, to revise certain criteria for property to qualify for the nonagricultural acreage classification, to repeal the alternative assessment procedure for agricultural land based on agricultural income value, and to repeal certain provisions regarding the assessment of property. 
HB 1257revise certain procedures regarding real property assessment and taxation and to repeal the nonagricultural acreage classification and certain provisions regarding the assessment of property. 
HB 1273exempt agricultural land from the general fund and special education fund levies imposed by school districts. 
HB 1305revise provisions related to a state animal identification program and to prohibit participation by the State of South Dakota in a national animal identification system. 
HB 1307provide for a legislative study of the classifications of real property. 
SB 44revise certain provisions regarding the licensing and regulation of grain dealers and buyers. 
SB 45revise the requirements regarding the licensing and regulation of public grain warehouses, to establish a grain warehouse fund, and to make a continuous appropriation from that fund. 
SB 46increase certain license fees for grain buyers and grain warehouses. 
SB 115increase the amount of funding for conservation and value-added agriculture purposes from certain unclaimed motor fuel tax refunds. 
SB 116revise certain provisions concerning the assessment of real property and to revise the makeup of the implementation and oversight advisory task force. 
SB 134increase the pesticide registration fee, to revise its allocation, to revise certain related provisions, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 152increase the biennial pesticide registration fee and to revise its allocation for the weed and pest fund. 
SB 170authorize a loan from the REDI fund for the purpose of constructing an equine processing facility. 
SB 171establish the ranching development livestock loan program. 
SB 173exempt certain dairies from the restrictions of the Family Farm Act.