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- First Hollow Stem Advisor benefits cattle-wheat producers
STILLWATER, Okla. – Timing is everything when trying to get as much bang for your buck as possible in the wheat fields. Wheat producers in Oklahoma have historically circled March 15 on their calendars to remember to pull cattle from the fields. Waiting much longer than that would result in a drastic decrease in yield.
- Moss eager to continue growth of Oklahoma Water Resources Center
STILLWATER, Okla. – The four main objectives of the Oklahoma Water Resources Center are clearly listed its website, water.okstate.edu.
- Take steps to prevent water pipes from freezing
STILLWATER, Okla. – After waking up on a cold winter morning, nothing gets the day started on the right foot like a hot shower. However, if the weather has been extremely cold, there is a possibility that shower may have to be delayed if no water comes out of the faucet due to frozen pipes.
- 4-H scholarship helps put Young on path to success
STILLWATER, Okla. – When Haskell Young joined the Oklahoma 4-H Program back in the 1940s, he had no idea what direction that decision would take him.
- Five myths surrounding the Veterinary Feed Directive
STILLWATER, Okla. – While it is true change can be a good thing, it rarely occurs without a learning curve. Not surprisingly, then, that is the case with the Veterinary Feed Directive after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration recently tightened the federal rule.
- New year bringing uncertainty and potential volatility to the beef marketplace
STILLWATER, Okla. – Although analysts project cattle prices to be lower than 2016 for year-over-year averages, several factors are poised to have a significant effect on 2017 cattle and beef markets and may change current price expectations.
- Staying safe when cleaning up after snow and ice
STILLWATER, Okla. – Snow and ice are heavy. For proof, just look around at the downed trees and branches littered throughout the landscape after a storm.