Division of Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources
Oklahoma Agricultural Experiment Station
University research that focuses on agriculture, natural resources, social issues and rural communities.
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- Wade Brorsen first OSU agricultural economist to be named AAEA Fellow in 30 years
STILLWATER, Okla. – Wade Brorsen of Oklahoma State University’s Division of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources has been named a 2014 Fellow by the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
- Quail Symposium and fundraiser slated Aug. 23 in Oklahoma City
Quail have been few and far between throughout the past few years. However, an upcoming event has been scheduled for land managers and quail hunters interested in having more of the birds on their property
- Body condition important for bred heifers
STILLWATER, Okla. – While strong cattle prices are encouraging producers to develop replacement heifers to add to their current cow herd, cattle producers need to be paying extra attention to conditioning bred heifers for optimal health.
- Improving forage conditions provide more options for Oklahoma cattle producers
STILLWATER, Okla. – After briefly stalling under hot, dry conditions in early July, timely rains since then have helped recharge soil and subsoil moisture levels in Oklahoma, leading to improved forage conditions for many cattle producers.
- Rural economies found to benefit from broadband
STILLWATER, Okla. – A team of researchers has come one step closer to showing that broadband is an engine for growth in rural U.S. communities, especially when a large segment of the population adopts the technology. Their findings are among the first to provide evidence to support a long-held assumption that rural economies are boosted by broadband.