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Step Into Spring with this Free Workshop from OSU Extension

Spring is right around the corner so it’s time to start getting ready for the spring growing season! In this free workshop we will cover: – Preparing the vegetable garden for the growing season– Cool Season vegetable selections & growing tips– Choosing plants for spring interest– Tree & shrub plantings tips and techniques– Pro-active pest …

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Advancements in Agriculture Technology Training Coming up February 15th

Make plans to attend the advancements in agricultural technology meeting/training coming up on February 15, 20223, at the Caddo Kiowa Technology Seminar Center at 1415 N 7th Street in Fort Cobb, Oklahoma. The event will kick off that morning at 9 am with Dr. Todd Baughman, Professor and Weed Scientist at OSU, and Jenny Dudak, …

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Managing Livestock Water Resources in the Winter

Dave Lalman, OSU Extension beef cattle specialist, discusses ways to manage ponds and other water sources over the winter. Dave also mentions the low-cost water testing services available through local county OSU Extension offices. For Extension fact sheets & more visit https://extension.okstate.edu

Biodiversity And Productivity Has Grown In Modern U.S. Wheat Varieties

Reprinted with Permission from the University of Minnesota. Agriculture is seen as both a key cause of the global biodiversity crisis and a principal means of addressing it. Though some advocates are calling for farmers to return to heirloom varieties of crops as a way for the agriculture industry to address the growing challenges posed by …

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OSU researchers study how technology impacts agriculture

Improving the sustainability, efficiency and environmental impacts of crops, water and cattle requires precise decisions.Researchers at Oklahoma State University are focused on how technology and science can aid in that process. “The whole goal of precision ag is improving efficiencies — efficiencies of input and output — and to be more sustainable both economically and …

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OSU professor receives Fulbright Program award

Bruce Noden, associate professor in the Oklahoma State University Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, recently received a Fulbright Specialist Program Award. The program sends U.S. faculty and professionals to serve as expert consultants on curriculum, faculty development, institutional planning and related subjects at academic institutions abroad for two to six weeks. Recipients are selected …

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OSU Agriculture News: Ag faculty win OSU Convocation awards

A group of faculty, staff and administrators from Oklahoma State University Agriculture were among the winners announced earlier this month at a special University Awards Convocation ceremony on campus. OSU President Kayse Shrum and OSU Provost Jeanette Mendez recognized award recipients in 23 different categories. “I am extremely proud of our faculty and staff who …

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New Frontiers provides Students with learning Opportunity

Advanced technology used in the construction of Oklahoma State University’s New Frontiers Agricultural Hall creates a unique hands-on learning experience for students. Nine students from the OSU Institute of Technology in Okmulgee recently had the opportunity to tour the New Frontiers Agricultural Hall construction site to learn about some of the technology, including the Hilti …

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Congressman Frank Lucas Addresses Oklahoma State University’s 145th Commencement

Click here to watch the video. Transcript: President Shrum, Members of the Board of Regents, faculty, staff, distinguished guests, parents, and – most importantly—the Class of 2022.  Thank you for your warm welcome and the invitation to be with you.  I find it hard to believe any of you would have been here to listen to …

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Former 4-H’er makes OSU Spirit Rider dream come true

When he was 7 years old, Rob Bomhoff attended his first Oklahoma State University Cowboys football game. After seeing Bullet and the OSU Spirit Rider race across the field after the first touchdown, Bomhoff told his mom he wanted to do that one day. That day has arrived. Following a year on the Spirit Rider …

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