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Supplements are no substitute for good nutrition

Supplements are no substitute for good nutrition

Dietary supplements are no substitute for healthy eating.

Pecan growers Zoom sessions return Feb. 12

Pecan growers Zoom sessions return Feb. 12

Pecan growers learn more about orchard management in upcoming Zoom sessions.

OSU Extension partners with communities in fight against COVID-19

OSU Extension partners with communities in fight against COVID-19

Extension educators are serving food, answering questions and helping people fill out forms correctly across Oklahoma's 77 counties.

Oklahoma County Extension Office receives award of excellence

Oklahoma County Extension Office receives award of excellence

The honor recognized their development and delivery of innovative programs to adult and youth audiences, despite challenges presented by COVID-19 shutdowns.

Oklahoma State researcher explores fungi’s importance in promoting land stewardship

Oklahoma State researcher explores fungi’s importance in promoting land stewardship

Gail Wilson’s grasslands research may literally help lessen the greenhouse gas issue from the ground up.

Oklahoma State forestry researcher awarded national grant to study cross-timbers region

Oklahoma State forestry researcher awarded national grant to study cross-timbers region

The study will identify preferences and barriers to sustainable management practices that are socially acceptable, economically feasible and have the potential to enhance the region’s ecosystem.

Dietary guidelines revision now has recommendations for infants and toddlers

Dietary guidelines revision now has recommendations for infants and toddlers

Newly updated Dietary Guidelines for Americans offers nutritional information for infants and toddlers.

OSU Extension honors contributions of plant diagnostic group to Oklahoma

OSU Extension honors contributions of plant diagnostic group to Oklahoma

The award recognized the group’s successful efforts to combat an Oklahoma plant disease emergency.

Cow-calf operators should have colostrum supplies on hand

Cow-calf operators should have colostrum supplies on hand

Previously obtained colostrum must be kept frozen to protect the integrity of the large protein molecules that make up the various immunoglobulins.

OSU Extension project helps fight childhood obesity

OSU Extension project helps fight childhood obesity

Safer Routes to School project helps fight childhood obesity in Adair County.

Love County 4-H team earns reserve champion title in skills competition

Love County 4-H team earns reserve champion title in skills competition

Love County 4-H'ers place at national competition.

FAPC launches online food labeling course

FAPC launches online food labeling course

The Oklahoma State University Robert M. Kerr Food and Agricultural Products Center is pleased to announce the “Understanding Food Labeling Regulations” course is available for enrollment in an online platform.

Kay County Extension’s Shannon Mallory receives statewide award

Kay County Extension’s Shannon Mallory receives statewide award

Mallory was honored for his highly successful use of YouTube as a way to provide educational information during the coronavirus pandemic.

Oklahoma State livestock researchers awarded two $200,000 national grants

Oklahoma State livestock researchers awarded two $200,000 national grants

Beef cattle and swine are the livestock being studied, with both research efforts studying how animals process feed.

Pottawatomie County’s Sonya McDaniel earns prestigious Oklahoma State University Extension honor

Pottawatomie County’s Sonya McDaniel earns prestigious Oklahoma State University Extension honor

A member of OSU Extension since 2001, McDaniel has served as Pottawatomie County Extension director since 2013.

Developing a savings plan is a great start to the new year

Developing a savings plan is a great start to the new year

Building up your savings can help relieve anxiety about unexpected expenses.

Register online for Jan. 20-21 Red River Crops Conference

Register online for Jan. 20-21 Red River Crops Conference

Registration open for Red River Crops Conference.

Healthy habits can help shed unwanted pounds

Healthy habits can help shed unwanted pounds

Develop healthy habits in the new year to help meet weight loss goals.

Starting seeds indoors can be an enjoyable winter garden project

Starting seeds indoors can be an enjoyable winter garden project

Get a jump start on spring gardening by starting seeds in the winter.

Grocery guru appointed to OSU advisory board

Grocery guru appointed to OSU advisory board

A retail food industry expert, Marc Jones of HAC Inc., is the newest member of the Oklahoma State University Robert M. Kerr Food and Agricultural Products Center advisory board.

Ranchers’ webinars address forage and difficult weather

Ranchers’ webinars address forage and difficult weather

The next round of the popular Ranchers Thursday Lunchtime series of teleconferences for the cattle industry moves into the topics of managing cattle and forage in dry weather patterns, Oklahoma State University Extension officials said.

Good money management habits begin young

Good money management habits begin young

Teaching children about good money management.

Navigating kid conversations during scary times

Navigating kid conversations during scary times

Age-appropriate, open conversations with children are comforting and can calm their nerves.

Producers should examine options before making changes to safety net programs

Producers should examine options before making changes to safety net programs

The current re-election and enrollment period goes until March 15, 2021, so there is plenty of time to survey the markets and think about whether a farm needs price protection or revenue protection.