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Plant propagation speeds up transplanting process

Plant propagation speeds up transplanting process

Plant propagation is the process of making new plants, and a great way for gardeners to get more out of their garden investment

Oklahoma State recommendations provide useful guidelines for cow culling

Oklahoma State recommendations provide useful guidelines for cow culling

Cull cows represent approximately 20% of the gross income of any commercial cow operation.

Payne receives Ferguson College of Agriculture Alumni Early Career Achievement Award

Payne receives Ferguson College of Agriculture Alumni Early Career Achievement Award

OSU's Ferguson College of Agriculture Alumni Board has selected Kelli Payne, Mustang, Oklahoma, as a 2020 Early Career Achievement Award winner.

Johnson receives Ferguson College of Agriculture Alumni Early Career Achievement Award

Johnson receives Ferguson College of Agriculture Alumni Early Career Achievement Award

OSU Ferguson College of Agriculture graduate recognized with award.

Fall leaves are a great resource for the landscape

Fall leaves are a great resource for the landscape

Leaves are a valuable resource for the home landscape.

Ranchers webinar series enters wheat forage

Ranchers webinar series enters wheat forage

The popular series of free Ranchers Thursday Lunchtime teleconferences heads to the end of the year with the spotlight turned toward cattle on wheat and small grains.

Canning produce requires careful recipe

Canning produce requires careful recipe

Canning can be a fun and rewarding way to prolong fresh produce as the season turns chilly, but it requires careful attention to the fruit or vegetable’s chemical profile, Oklahoma State University Extension specialists said.

Be cautious when using apps to transfer cash

Be cautious when using apps to transfer cash

While popular, be cautious when using cash-transfer apps.

Oklahoma State webinar to focus on CFAP 2 eligibility for sheep and goat producers

Oklahoma State webinar to focus on CFAP 2 eligibility for sheep and goat producers

The Zoom webinar is free and will take place at 6 p.m. CDT. Pre-registration is required and can be done online.

Signup for Coronavirus Food Assistance Program expansion now in effect

Signup for Coronavirus Food Assistance Program expansion now in effect

CFAP 2 upports row crops, livestock, specialty crops, dairy, aquaculture and additional commodities. Eligible producers can sign up through Dec. 11.

Fall gardening made easier

Fall gardening made easier

Tips to prepare for fall gardening.

Rural renewal topic of upcoming virtual symposium

Rural renewal topic of upcoming virtual symposium

The upcoming 2020 Rural Renewal Symposium will raise awareness of challenges faced by small communities.

Acclimating outdoor plants to the indoors for winter

Acclimating outdoor plants to the indoors for winter

Preparing patio plants for the move indoors for winter.

Wright named Ferguson College of Agriculture Outstanding Freshman

Wright named Ferguson College of Agriculture Outstanding Freshman

She is an agribusiness pre-law major and a 2018 graduate of Monett High School in Missouri.

Wildlife goes nuts over acorns

Wildlife goes nuts over acorns

Acorns are a big part of wildlife diet.

Fresh herbs maintain flavor better when frozen, not dried

Fresh herbs maintain flavor better when frozen, not dried

Freezing fresh herbs preserves the flavor better than drying.

OSU receives $1.5 million grant to develop Extension network for public

OSU receives $1.5 million grant to develop Extension network for public

Oklahoma State University has received a second year of funding worth nearly $1.5 million to further develop the national Enhancing Electronic Extension project for improving Extension’s capacity to serve the public with new programs and digital tools.

OSU releases bumper crop of wheat varieties

OSU releases bumper crop of wheat varieties

Each of the five new cultivars plays up certain strengths and traits, targeted to specific areas of the state.

Registration open for initial OSU Extension Beginning Farmer Workshops

Registration open for initial OSU Extension Beginning Farmer Workshops

Workshops will begin at the Oklahoma County Extension Office in Oklahoma City. Participants can attend all three events for a onetime fee of $25.

Tour scheduled for OSU Extension research center

Tour scheduled for OSU Extension research center

Oklahoma State University Extension experts are inviting the public to virtually tour the Southwest Research and Extension Center in Altus in a series of agriculture teleconferences later this month.

Ranchers webinar series brings vets to the table

Ranchers webinar series brings vets to the table

The Ranchers Thursday Lunchtime series of cattle industry teleconferences enters the vet’s office September and October, Oklahoma State University Extension officials said.

New leadership named in OSU Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering

New leadership named in OSU Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering

Mari Chinn will take the lead of Oklahoma State University's Department of Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering.

Ripening tomatoes indoors extends fresh flavor longer

Ripening tomatoes indoors extends fresh flavor longer

Green tomatoes can be ripened indoors after cold weather arrives.

Oklahoma State, Purdue team up to tackle digital divide in America

Oklahoma State, Purdue team up to tackle digital divide in America

Researchers have determined some broadband policies instituted by states have been successful in expanding needed access while others not only failed to help, they have been detrimental.