south dakota snowstorms
Despite Once-in-a-Generation Storm, Ranchers Endure - the Sale Must Go On
It’s not every winter we encounter storms that lodge in a person’s memory and nudge the retelling by those who can recall earlier blizzards and the resulting aftermath. The winter of 2022-23 will go down as one of those historic events. At the time of my conversation with Hall and Hall Partner, Mark Johnson, and Roger Joseph, the owner of Crazy Hole Creek Ranch, 54” and 59” of snow had fallen, respectively, on each of their properties since December 1, 2022.