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Oklahoma Wheat: Contract Price Decline Underscores Need to Grow, Market Quality Product

Oklahoma Wheat: Contract Price Decline Underscores Need to Grow, Market Quality Product

πŸ‘€By Donald Stotts, Oklahoma State University 🕔Dec 1, 2017

The contract price of wheat pumped the breaks this week, caused not so much from any type of seasonal reaction but rather an overall trend in the grain markets. β€œBoth wheat and corn set new contract lows,” said Kim Anderson,

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Oklahoma Foundation Seed Stocks Opens New Complex

Oklahoma Foundation Seed Stocks Opens New Complex

πŸ‘€By Leilana McKindra, Oklahoma State University 🕔Nov 22, 2017

People may not know Oklahoma Foundation Seed Stocks by name, but anyone who enjoys munching on a sandwich or baking a cake benefits from its important work. Now with the grand opening of a new 20,000-square-foot complex Nov. 18, OFSS

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Oklahoma: Deer Hunting and Breeding Season Mean Danger on the Road

Oklahoma: Deer Hunting and Breeding Season Mean Danger on the Road

πŸ‘€By Sean Hubbard, Oklahoma State University Communications Specialist 🕔Nov 20, 2017

A big change is happening across Oklahoma. Female white-tailed deer (does) are coming into estrous for the first time of the season and males (bucks) are in overdrive trying to locate and breed with as many of the does as

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Oklahoma Cotton: State Moves Up in National Production Rankings

Oklahoma Cotton: State Moves Up in National Production Rankings

πŸ‘€By Donald Stotts, Oklahoma State University 🕔Nov 10, 2017

The USDA November Crop Production Report indicates Oklahoma is now the nation’s fourth-leading producer of cotton with an estimated crop of 1.1 million bales, but that figure comes with an asterisk. β€œWe suffered a hard early freeze back at the

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Livestock: Oklahoma Beef Checkoff Fails – DTN

Livestock: Oklahoma Beef Checkoff Fails – DTN

πŸ‘€By Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor 🕔Nov 10, 2017

A vote to increase the Oklahoma beef checkoff by $1 has failed with 2,506 opposing the increase and 1,998 backing the measure. The debate leading up to the vote was an acrimonious affair among various groups. The outcome led to

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Oklahoma Wheat: Growers Must Maximize Yields, Protein Content to Stay Competitive

Oklahoma Wheat: Growers Must Maximize Yields, Protein Content to Stay Competitive

πŸ‘€By Donald Stotts, Oklahoma State University 🕔Nov 9, 2017

It is no secret wheat prices have been less than stellar overall in recent years, but that only underscores the need for wheat growers to do what they can to produce as competitive a product as possible. For example, go

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Oklahoma Wheat: Protect Future Yields, Protein Content in Clearfield Fields This Fall

Oklahoma Wheat: Protect Future Yields, Protein Content in Clearfield Fields This Fall

πŸ‘€By Donald Stotts, Oklahoma State University 🕔Nov 9, 2017

For Oklahoma wheat growers who are battling feral rye and jointed goatgrass incursions, wheat variety selection can be a particularly important consideration when trying to produce a crop with sufficient yields and protein content. β€œThe only practical option for managing

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Oklahoma Wheat: Considerations for Late-Planted Crops

Oklahoma Wheat: Considerations for Late-Planted Crops

πŸ‘€By David Marburger, Oklahoma State University Extension Small Grains Specialist 🕔Nov 7, 2017

Some producers throughout Oklahoma have been delayed in getting their wheat crop established due to fall armyworm and/or the rainfall we have had throughout October. While we are now outside of the optimum planting window for grain-only wheat production, the

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Oklahoma Wheat: Do Not Feed the Weeds

Oklahoma Wheat: Do Not Feed the Weeds

πŸ‘€By Leilana McKindra, Oklahoma State University 🕔Nov 1, 2017

Weeds are the enemy of any healthy crop and they can be difficult, frustrating adversaries. But, producers keeping a sharp eye on both the yield and the quality of their wheat crops are not heading into battle powerless.

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Oklahoma Wheat: Balancing Yield and Protein Content

Oklahoma Wheat: Balancing Yield and Protein Content Updated

πŸ‘€By Leilana McKindra, Oklahoma State University 🕔Oct 16, 2017

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. However, doing what it takes to boost the bushels also

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