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Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service

For us, it's personal. Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service county educators and area, district and state specialists develop science-based educational programs to help Oklahomans solve local issues and concerns, promote leadership and manage resources wisely. Programs focus on:

  • Increasing opportunities for agricultural enterprises
  • Natural resources and environmental management
  • Food, nutrition, health and safety education
  • Youth, family and community development


Story 1

Flood-damaged vehicles may soon flood the market

Hurricanes Harvey and Irma left a wide path of destruction across Texas and Florida. Now that the forceful winds are dying down, cities and towns in both states are dealing with massive flooding.

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Leading Story 3

Monarchs on the Roadside

Monarch butterflies are just now spreading across Oklahoma on their fall migration. In this segment from Oklahoma Gardening, host Casey Hentges visits with Kristen Baum, Associate Professor of Integrative Biology at Oklahoma State University, about the importance of monarch habitats in fall and research that is being done by OSU in cooperation with the Oklahoma Department of Transportation on adjusting mowing practices along roadsides to provide greater habitats for monarchs and other pollinators.

 


Features

Fall armyworms a devastating pest for many Oklahomans

Outbreaks of fall armyworm infestations are being reported across Oklahoma, and things may not get better until the first killing frost later this year. Learn scouting techniques and how to determine proper treatment of crops and lawns, if needed.

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Feature Story 2

Tom Coon, Vice President, Oklahoma State University Division of Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources, shares a few quick highlights of what’s currently happening in the land-grant mission areas of teaching, research and Extension.


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