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Keep ages, skills and interests in mind while holiday shopping for children

When it comes to choosing the perfect holiday gifts for the young ones on your shopping list, remembering some basic toy safety measures can help guide you to which surprises ultimately end up in … more

Western Ag
department sees growth through more degree options

Western Oklahoma State College’s Agriculture Department has grown significantly in the last few years, adding three new degree programs and seeing more students enroll in an agriculture-related … more

Below-average steer slaughter numbers for year rising late in 2018

Steer slaughter continues to run below year-ago levels so far in 2018, despite the fact that the quarterly feedlot inventories have shown more steers on feed in 2018 compared to last year.“For … more

Several 4-H Club representatives attend conference

Seven adult 4-H Club volunteers and eight members recently attended the annual Southwest District Volunteer Conference at the Caddo Kiowa Technology Center in Fort Cobb.The theme this year was … more

Shopping safely online during the holidays

STILLWATER, Okla. – There are lots of advantages to shopping online – no lines, a broader range of product options and, in some cases, the best pricing. Following a few important … more

New publication gives tips about protection from wildfire

STILLWATER, Okla. – When looking around the Oklahoma landscape, you may be a little bit surprised. It’s only a few weeks until the official start of winter, but the landscape is still … more

Tailgate recycling
efforts make an impact

Instead of celebrating an Oklahoma State University Cowboys football victory after the game, or lamenting a tough loss, some OSU students were doing their part to help the environment, and benefit … more

2018 farm bill reminiscent of 2014 version

December has come with a holiday present for agricultural producers with congressional passage of the new farm bill and President Trump signing it into law on Dec. 20, helping to remove some … more

Rockin’ Rabbits Club show results provided

The Rockin’ Rabbit Club members held their 5th Annual Rockin’ Rabbit Show on Feb. 11 at the Altus Expo Center.This year we had a good steady year. There were 12 participants with 52 … more

BQA in place and ready to help with beef packer
certification requirements

Several beef packers have announced recently they will be requiring Beef Quality Assurance certification from their suppliers of fed cattle. “Fortunately, most commercial feedlots are … more
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