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- OSU to host Summer Fire Field Day in Perry
STILLWATER, Okla. – Prescribed burning during the summer months is just as, if not more, effective than the traditional spring burns.
- The unique, interesting and strange creatures among us
Go outside. The final bell has rung and students across the state are out of school for the summer. Tell them to unplug from their gaming devices, cell phones, tablets and computers and go outside. There is a wild world out there.
- DASNR experts go on-site in Nicaragua to help solve food issues
STILLWATER, Okla. – Two Oklahoma State University faculty members completed volunteer assignments through Partners of the Americas and the United States Agency for International Development-supported Farmer-to-Farmer program.
- Cattle handling and stockmanship expert set to speak at free educational conference
STILLWATER, Okla. – International cattle handling and stockmanship expert Dr. Tom Noffsinger will headline a slate of speakers at the Merck Animal Health and Oklahoma State University Cooperative Extension Cattle Conference set for this summer.
- New crop of white-tailed deer beginning to emerge
STILLWATER, Okla. – Most fawns in Oklahoma are about a month old at this point. Typically born in late May or early June, the first few weeks of their lives are fairly secretive.
- Oklahoma wheat producers hoping for positive harvest season
Lyndel Strain has been farming since 1951 – the year he graduated from high school. A lot has changed in the ensuing 65 years. In fact, some of the implements he used as a child helping his father on the family farm have found second lives as decorative elements in his yard.
- Familiar face, familiar area, expanded focus: Josh Bushong assumes area agronomist role
ENID, Okla. – Josh Bushong, a familiar face to producers in northwestern Oklahoma as an Oklahoma State University Cooperative Extension assistant specialist for winter canola, is now helping area farmers and ranchers tackle a broader range of agronomic challenges.