Issues on livestock drinking water

Issues on livestock drinking water

Approaching winter brings a whole new set of issues for livestock drinking water. Limited water intake depresses animal performance quicker and more d...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Poinsettia care during the holidays

Poinsettia care during the holidays

Newer cultivars of poinsettia, in addition to being very showy, have excellent keeping quality and stronger stems than older cultivars. When buying yo...

November 26th, 2016 |  


Winterize your tools and landscape

Winterize your tools and landscape

As the days cool off and much of the landscape beauty fades, it’s easy to forget that our gardens, landscapes and equipment need preparation for...

November 15th, 2016 |  


OSU Extension to host forage production meetings

OSU Extension to host forage production meetings

Bryan County OSU Extension Office will be hosting a series of 4 Forage Production meetings. The first meeting will be Tuesday, November 22 at the Clay...

November 5th, 2016 |  


Tree trunk protective materials

Tree trunk protective materials

Young, thin-barked trees such as ash, birch, linden, maples, fruit trees and others often sunscald unless protected. The twigs that shade the trunk sh...

October 25th, 2016 |  


Testing hay can save supplement dollars

Testing hay can save supplement dollars

Producers are glad to have adequate supplies of hay as fall and winter approaches. With the abundance of hay this year cattle producers must remember ...

October 14th, 2016 |  


Test summer forage before you cut

Test summer forage before you cut

Summer has arrived! Hot dry summer weather brings about heat and drought stress on summer annuals. Stressed plants such as the forage sorghums can occ...

July 11th, 2016 |  


Fall webworms attacking pecans and other trees

Fall webworms attacking pecans and other trees

An unwelcome sign of mid-summer is the appearance of webs in pecans and other shade trees around the area. Late June and July signal the beginning of ...

July 5th, 2016 |  


Cull replacement heifers early

Cull replacement heifers early

Many Oklahoma ranchers choose to breed the replacement heifers about a month ahead of the mature cows in the herd. In addition, they like to use a sho...

June 20th, 2016 |  


Re-breeding two-year old cows

Re-breeding two-year old cows

According to Dr. Glenn Selk, Oklahoma State University Emeritus Extension Animal Scientist, two year old cows that calved this spring will present a c...

June 7th, 2016 |