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- Cow-calf operators need to keep eye out for respiratory acidosis problems in newborns
STILLWATER, Okla. – Animal genetics and cow-calf operators’ best efforts at bull selection and heifer development aside, the birthing process still results in some newborn livestock needing assistance at calving time.
- Research on Oklahoma paddlefish going swimmingly
STILLWATER, Okla. – It looks like a dinosaur. It has the body composition of a shark. Its Pinocchio-nose is about a third the length of its body. It’s a filter-feeding, migratory monster of freshwater. And, if you hook one, hold on because it will give you the fight of your life.
- OK Farmers Market and Agritourism Conference and Expo slated Feb. 23
STILLWATER, Okla. – If you are a market vendor, farmers market manager, work in agritourism, belong to community support organizations or simply would like more information, make plans to attend the 3rd Annual Oklahoma Farmers Market and Agritourism Conference and Expo.
- New NIMFFAB director Kitty Cardwell took scenic route to OSU
STILLWATER, Okla. – Kitty Cardwell, the new director of the National Institute for Microbial Forensics and Food and Agricultural Biosecurity at Oklahoma State University, sits at her desk in the Henry Bellmon Research Center on a Tuesday morning in April.
- One family’s farm story
As hard as it might be to imagine, 75-year-old Ruelle Kinslow’s current Kingfisher County address is the only one he’s ever known.
- Cardwell named head of national research lab at OSU
STILLWATER, Okla. – Kitty Cardwell was appointed as the new director of the National Institute for Microbial Forensics and Food and Agricultural Biosecurity at Oklahoma State University.
- Feeding cattle candy helps save producers cash
STILLWATER, Okla. – Some cattle eat grass, some eat corn and others have more of a sweet tooth they satisfy by chowing down on candy and pastries.