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Breeding wheat varieties for protein? Not so fast News Item Oct 18, 2017 12:44 PM STILLWATER, Okla. – Oklahoma State University wheat breeder Brett Carver does not resemble the stereotypical image of a mad scientist at work. However, he and the rest of the OSU Wheat Improvement Team, an interdisciplinary team of researchers, display mad skills when it comes to fulfilling their charge of developing high-performing wheat varieties that thrive in Oklahoma, while more than satisfying the needs of bakers and millers everywhere.
Balancing yield and protein content in a wheat crop News Item Oct 12, 2017 12:15 PM STILLWATER, Okla. – With Oklahoma wheat producers heading into another growing season, the bottom line will be top of mind, as always, and for many, that means focusing squarely on yield, yield, yield.
State beef checkoff vote set for Nov. 1 News Item Sep 29, 2017 11:58 AM STILLWATER, Okla. – Oklahoma cattle producers will vote on a proposed state beef checkoff next month.
Oklahoma school nutrition professionals earn a chance to work with trained chef News Item Sep 22, 2017 08:21 AM STILLWATER, Okla. – School nutrition professionals from 15 Oklahoma schools and school districts will team up with a trained chef this semester to cook up fresher, tastier cafeteria offerings and whip up a sweeter overall dining experience.
Plan now before a disaster strikes News Item Sep 11, 2017 03:32 PM STILLWATER, Okla. – What will you and your family do when a disaster strikes?
Avoid potentially deadly hazards after a natural disaster News Item Sep 11, 2017 03:26 PM STILLWATER, Okla. – In the aftermath of a natural disaster, it often takes time for life to return to normal for affected families. During that recovery period families should remain aware of several potentially deadly hazards.
Fire safety for college students News Item Sep 11, 2017 03:24 PM STILLWATER, Okla. – With students returning to their colleges and universities for the new school year, now is a good time to think about ways they can stay fire safe whether they live on or off campus.
Snap, click and 4-H wins in county fair social media contest News Item Sep 01, 2017 10:28 AM STILLWATER, Okla. – Oklahoma 4-H’ers have a chance to win $1,500 in a snap … of a picture, that is.
Take care not to damage eyes during must-see solar eclipse News Item Aug 16, 2017 03:35 PM STILLWATER, Okla. – Scientists and science geeks alike agree the upcoming total solar eclipse is must-see viewing, but watching all the action go down is not without danger.
Lonerider completes trio of 2017 OSU wheat releases News Item Aug 02, 2017 10:42 AM STILLWATER, Okla. – With planting season fast approaching, wheat producers now have one more variety to consider as Oklahoma State University’s Division of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources released Lonerider.
Extracurricular activities help kids make the grade, learn life lessons News Item Jul 26, 2017 11:37 AM STILLWATER, Okla. – Books and lectures are not the only ways students pick up important lessons and skills during the school year. Extracurricular activities provide a range of benefits to participants almost as limitless as the slate of options available to them.
For parents, empty nest can be full of promise News Item Jul 26, 2017 11:35 AM STILLWATER, Okla. – What’s next? That is the looming question many Oklahoma families will face this fall when they usher the youngest child out of the house and, in a moment of hand-wringing fear and giddy excitement, officially empty the proverbial nest.
Calming those new-school-year jitters News Item Jul 26, 2017 11:33 AM STILLWATER, Okla. – When the new school year begins this fall, there is bound to be lots of excitement, but also some nerves for both students and their parents.
Breakfast helps set the stage for academic success News Item Jul 26, 2017 11:30 AM STILLWATER, Okla. – Mornings during the school year can be a hectic blur for both parents and students trying to get out the door, but that should not be an excuse to skip breakfast.
College students should budget, too News Item Jul 26, 2017 11:27 AM STILLWATER, Okla. – It is true, college students are not known for having a lot of money, but that does not take away the need for a budget. In fact, it may be even more important to know how much is coming in and going out of the bank account.
Safely walking and riding a bicycle to school News Item Jul 21, 2017 10:44 AM STILLWATER, Okla. – When school begins this fall, many Oklahoma students will arrive by bus or car, while others will walk or ride bicycles, and that means keeping some important safety precautions in mind.
Plan ahead to manage back-to-school costs News Item Jul 20, 2017 01:00 PM STILLWATER, Okla. – While Oklahoma students enjoy the last few weeks of summer, another school year is fast approaching, and that means the annual back-to-school shopping frenzy is on the very near horizon.
Protecting your skin from the sun News Item Jul 17, 2017 10:26 AM STILLWATER, Okla. – Getting in a little fun in the sun is a summertime treat, but protecting your skin from exposure to ultraviolet rays while outdoors is no laughing matter.
Remember to stay hydrated in the summer News Item Jul 17, 2017 10:24 AM STILLWATER, Okla. – While it is important to stay hydrated year-round, it can be more of a challenge during the steamy summer months. Thankfully, there are plenty of ways to beat the heat by balancing fluid intake with what is lost through the course of the daily living.
Protecting children from lice during summer camp News Item Jun 27, 2017 11:03 AM STILLWATER, Okla. – With school out, many youths may be heading off to camps and conferences for part of their summer break. If that is the case, both children and parents should know how to protect against head lice.
Is earthquake insurance for you? News Item Jun 26, 2017 04:10 PM 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.
Be safe while staying cool in the pool News Item Jun 23, 2017 11:05 AM STILLWATER, Okla. – Splashing around in the backyard pool or enjoying the amenities at the local community center is always refreshing on a hot summer day. But, amid all the fun, safety should always be a main priority.
Beware of bed bugs during summer travels News Item Jun 23, 2017 11:03 AM STILLWATER, Okla. – With summer’s arrival, family vacation season is now in full swing. It is a good guess, though, that bed bugs are probably the last things on the minds of would be travelers.
Safely enjoying lakes and rivers in Oklahoma News Item Jun 23, 2017 11:01 AM STILLWATER, Okla. – For many Oklahomans, there is no better summertime activity than spending time at the lake. Putting a few important safety measures in place while on the water can help ensure a fun, accident-free experience for everyone.
Registration open for the 2017 Women in Agriculture and Small Business Conference News Item Jun 22, 2017 10:06 AM STILLWATER, Okla. – A forward thinking researcher along with a former Miss America turned television co-host will headline the slate of speakers at the 2017 Oklahoma Statewide Women in Agriculture and Small Business Conference set for Aug. 3-4 in Oklahoma City.

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