Grazing Oklahoma: Yellow Sweet Clover

June 29, 2017 0
By: Josh Gaskamp Characteristics: Yellow sweet clover is an annual, cool-season forb introduced into the United States from Europe and Asia. Yellow sweet clover can reach to more than six feet in height. It commonly […]

Grazing Oklahoma: Sand Dropseed

June 23, 2017 0
By Rob Cook Characteristics: Sand dropseed is a native, warm-season, perennial bunch grass. At maturity, it reaches about 18 to 42 inches tall. The leaves are 1/8- to 1/4- inch wide, flat and taper towards […]

Grazing Oklahoma: American basketflower

May 19, 2017 0
By Josh Gaskamp Characteristics: American basketflower, also referred to as thornless thistle, is an annual cool-season forb native to the south-central United States. It can reach more than four feet tall and commonly grows in […]

Grazing Oklahoma: Rescuegrass

April 21, 2017 0
By Rob Cook Characteristics: Rescuegrass is an introduced, cool-season, annual bunch grass. When mature, it reaches about one to two and one-half feet tall. The leaves are up to one-half inch wide and are broader […]

Upcoming workshop teaches pecan grafting techniques

April 3, 2017 0
ARDMORE, Okla. — Grafting pecan tree seedlings produces a new variety with improved traits, but effective grafting requires proper technique and practice. The Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation’s Center for Pecan and Specialty Agriculture will host […]

Breaking Barriers

March 27, 2017 0
U.S. Roundtable for Sustainable Beef launches pilot research project By Laci Jones Members of a national coalition are pursuing the goal of becoming environmentally, ethically and economically sustainability in the beef industry through a new […]

Grazing Oklahoma: Crow Poison

March 10, 2017 0
By Josh Gaskamp Characteristics: Crow poison, sometimes called false garlic, is a perennial, cool-season forb. It grows from a bulb and is one of the first plants to appear in spring. It also blooms in […]

Grazing Oklahoma: Texas wintergrass

February 13, 2017 0
By Rob Cook Characteristics: Texas wintergrass is a native, cool-season, perennial bunch grass. It is sometimes known as speargrass. Mature height is about one to three feet tall. The leaves are densely packed, up to […]

Protecting Man’s Best Friend

February 13, 2017 0
By Judy Wade The feral hog population in Oklahoma is estimated to be between 600,000 and 1.5 million, according to a recent Noble Foundation newsletter. Although seven counties in the panhandle and extreme northwestern Oklahoma […]
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