Division of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources
A Division Uniting All of Oklahoma
Oklahoma State University's Division of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources is dedicated to making available science-based information relevant to improving the quality of life for the people of Oklahoma. The Division is comprised of the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources and two state agencies: the Oklahoma Agricultural Experiment Station and the Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service.
This year, meet DASNR’s new leader and the professor who likes to dress up to help students to tune in; learn about OSU’s cutting-edge, drought-fighting research and outreach; and get the scoop on 4-H’s innovative Fender Blender Bike … and that’s just for starters. Check your mailbox for your copy today or click here to view the annual publication online.
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- Enrollment now open for OSU’s 2015 grape management course
STILLWATER, Okla. – If you have wanted to learn more about grape growing and production, now is your chance.
- ‘Premier canola event for 2015’ set for Enid
ENID, Okla. – Agricultural producers interested in learning how to maximize their canola production should register now to attend the Feb. 19 Canola College in Enid.
- Big fun with tiny chickens
STILLWATER, Okla. – What they lack in size they more than make up for in personality, friendliness and impressive color combinations. Imported from Malaysia in 2001, Seramas are a new breed of chicken in the United States and are rapidly gaining popularity.
- Hunting for white-tailed deer antlers during warm winter days
STILLWATER, Okla. – Do not be alarmed if you see a one-antlered white-tailed deer strolling around the Oklahoma landscape. While hunting season is over, the time to search for shed antlers is just getting started
- Letters to future generations key part of OSU Cooperative Extension time capsules
STILLWATER, Okla. – Members of the Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service gathered on Oklahoma State University’s Stillwater campus recently to send a blast from the past to the organization’s future generations.
- Cost-effective ways to protect your home
STILLWATER, Okla. – In 2012, there were more than 2.1 million burglaries reported in the United States. That averages out to one burglary every 15 seconds.
- OSU hosts first of three NRCS national fire schools
STILLWATER, Okla. – Oklahoma State University has a strong reputation in the world of prescribed fire. This has led the USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service to select OSU to teach its national fire school since 1996.
- Deer harvest total near average
Harvesting white-tailed deer is quite a bit easier when they leave themselves vulnerable by scrounging around for something to eat. The dry, hot summers in years past, plus ample numbers of animals, sent deer harvest totals through the roof