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SOUTH DAKOTA Department of
Agriculture & Natural Resources

Protecting South Dakota's Tomorrow...Today!
Joe Foss Building
523 E Capitol Ave
Pierre, SD 57501-3182
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Feedlot Permit Program

Information Required for Adding Field(s) to Approved

Nutrient Management Plans (NMP)


The following items must be submitted to DENR to add field(s) to your approved NMP. The field(s) cannot be used for manure application until DENR approves the field(s) to be included in your NMP.

A. A clear Aerial Photograph / Field Map for each field (may be obtained from the local FSA office)

W 1/2 of the SE 1/4 of Section 25, Township 104 North, Range 52 West, Yankton County, SD

(Note: A field summary list should be included if three or more fields are being added)

B. Total Acres and Acres Available for Application (deduct acreage of all excluded areas)

C. Field Ownership - identify if permit holder is the legal land owner of each field. If the permit holder does not own the field, a manure application agreement (Adobe document) between the legal landowner and the producer is required.

D. Manure Application Agreements: DENR has an example agreement to use. Submit original copy to DENR.


E. Soils Map - map for each land application field identifying the predominate soil types

F. Estimated Water Erosion Soil Loss value (determined using RUSLE Equation) - include RUSLE calculation sheet

G. Phosphorous Soil Test Result - include soil sample test results record

H. Updated Three Year Initial Nutrient Management Plan spreadsheets OR identification of the current crop and the predicted three year crop rotation for each field

If you have questions about adding fields to your nutrient management plan or if you have general questions pertaining to manure management, please contact Kent Woodmansey at (605) 773-3351.