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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- 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
- Red River Crops Conference set for Jan. 27-28 in Childress
ALTUS, Okla. – Texas and Oklahoma producers who raise crops along the Red River border can pick up important tips to promote profitability in their agricultural enterprises by attending the Jan. 27-28 Red River Crops Conference in Childress, Texas.
- Master Manager workshop series begins in January
CLINTON, Okla. – Agricultural producers looking to make the most of their money should register now to attend the Master Manager of Oklahoma workshop series set to begin January 20-21.
- A social approach to redcedar and woody plant encroachment
STILLWATER, Okla. – Driving south on Interstate 35 in the Flint Hills of Kansas, passersby notice few eastern redcedar trees. Continuing down the road into Oklahoma, the landscape warts begin to appear more frequently. By the time people are crossing into Texas and getting deep into its heart, there are areas completely covered up by the water-sucking fire hazards and other woody plants