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- 4-H’er overcomes obstacles in the show ring and in life
STILLWATER, Okla. – Shelby Frost has an infectious laugh and a smile that will light up a room. But when she is in the show ring with her sheep, she is all business and ready to face any obstacle head on.
- OSU igniting the interest of Jenks High School students
STILLWATER, Okla. – Normally, a fire on high school property would result in plenty of screaming and panicked students running for their lives. However, a recent fire at Jenks High School, which was lit by Oklahoma State University personnel, was greeted with “ooooos” and “awwwwws.”
- Academic achievement program for Latino students finding big success in Oklahoma
STILLWATER, Okla. – With plenty of hard evidence confirming its strategy is working, Juntos, a unique program helping Latino students and their families hit all the right academic notes, is poised to expand its impact in Oklahoma.
- Is earthquake insurance for you?
STILLWATER, Okla. – As earthquakes become increasingly common in Oklahoma, it is worthwhile for residents to consider purchasing insurance to protect their property as the ground shakes and rolls underfoot.
- Oklahoma wheat and canola producers should check their crop often for fall armyworms
STILLWATER – Oklahoma State University’s Division of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources is recommending state wheat and canola growers scout their crop regularly for the presence of fall armyworms, including those planting wheat early who plan to use it as forage.
- Football and agriculture
STILLWATER, Okla. – Imagine football without agriculture. Not that difficult, right? Well, wait a minute. Not so fast…
- Those are not spider webs in the trees
STILLWATER, Okla. – With Halloween quickly approaching, some might think massive populations of giant spiders have taken over parts of the state, spinning webs in tree branches as far as the eye can see.