Public Land Lease Prices To Rise

(WNAX) — Many of those who lease public lands from the State of South Dakota will be getting options notices in the mail this week.  South Dakota School & Public Lands Commissioner Ryan Brunner says those leases run out at the end of the year…

Brunner says the lease price will go up a bit by next spring…

Brunner says the demand for grazing land continues to push up the payments…

The state owns a total of just over seven hundred sixty thousand acres of grazing land.