Oklahoma: Cattle Operation Losses from Wildfires Exceed $26 Mln

🕔May 4, 2018Estimated cattle operation losses from the April wildfires that raged across parts of western Oklahoma exceed $26 million, based on available information. “More than 348,000 acres burned causing a wide […]

Oklahoma: Livestock Producers in Drought Areas Facing Key Decisions

🕔May 4, 2018 Much of western Oklahoma, southwestern Kansas and the Texas Panhandle are suffering through D4 exceptional drought, smack dab of the critical period when summer forage growth begins in earnest. Derrell […]

Oklahoma Livestock: Don’t Forget About Post-Wildfire Trauma

🕔Apr 17, 2018Adrenaline-fueled panic and confusion may still be affecting livestock even after the flames of recent wildfires have passed, meaning producers need to use caution when working with the animals. “Fear […]

Oklahoma Wildfires: OSU Extension Assisting Producers with Recovery

🕔Apr 16, 2018Wildfires are once again blazing their way through parts of western Oklahoma, and as usual the Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service is performing a central role in organizing livestock-related relief efforts. […]

Oklahoma Wheat: Limited Pasture Run by Cattle Expected

🕔Mar 13, 2018Strong feedlot demand has kept prices for stocker and feeder cattle firm throughout the winter, with many stocker cattle that in a typical year would still be on wheat pasture […]

Oklahoma: Soybeans Make Good Alternative to Wheat in Current Market

🕔Feb 12, 2018Wheat is underperforming as a cash crop in the minds of many Oklahoma producers, leading some to look at the feasibility of planting alternative summer crops as drought persists in […]

Oklahoma Irrigation Conference, Weatherford, March 8

🕔Jan 30, 2018Five Irrigation Association continuing education units and 4.5 Certified Crop Advisor continuing education units are being offered to certified professionals attending the March 8 Oklahoma Irrigation Conference in Weatherford. “Certified […]

North Central Oklahoma Summer Crops Conference, Enid, Feb. 13

🕔Jan 26, 2018Agricultural producers in the north central Oklahoma region can pick up the latest research-based recommendations about a number of viable crop options by attending the Feb. 13 Oklahoma Cooperative Extension […]

Livestock: U.S. Beef Sales to China to Remain Limited in Near Term

🕔Jan 26, 2018Total U.S. beef exports are projected to increase another 2.5 to 3.5 percent year over year in 2018 to a new record level, including some growth in exports to China. […]

Oklahoma Livestock: Spring-Planted Oats May Be Viable Option for Forage

🕔Jan 9, 2018Producers in central Oklahoma who do not have sufficient wheat pasture, annual ryegrass or fescue pastures may want to determine if spring-planted oats are an option. “There are currently few […]

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