The Quarter Horse – An All-Around Athlete

October 24, 2016 0
By Krista Lucas Over many centuries, equine breeds have developed to meet new demands. Ponies, cold-bloods, warm-bloods and hot-bloods all have unique characteristics, with the warm-blood group being the largest to date. Warm-bloods consist of […]

Here Comes the Next Generation- Part 5

October 19, 2016 0
By Judy Wade Six-year-old K. J. Perkins stands 45 inches tall and weighs 43 pounds, but he doesn’t know he is a little guy.  He rides a big horse—14.2 hands—and competes with others much older […]

Grazing Oklahoma – Johnsongrass

October 17, 2016 0
By Rob Cook Characteristics: Johnsongrass is an introduced, warm-season perennial grass with scaly rhizomes. Mature height is about 3 to 7 feet tall. The leaves are flat with a pronounced white midrib, are up to […]

Mules

October 16, 2016 0
By Ralph Chain Times have changed, not only in harvesting, but our farming practices have changed so much in my lifetime. I can barely remember when my granddad hooked a team of mules up to […]

Oklahoma’s Right to Farm

October 14, 2016 0
By Laci Jones Commonly known as the Oklahoma Right to Farm amendment, State Question 777 would add Section 38 to Article II of the Oklahoma Constitution if passed in the November general election. While farmers […]

Sweetie Pie’s Bakery and Deli

October 11, 2016 0
By Joanne Jones This summer I took several day trips with a friend of mine to visit quilting shops around the state of Oklahoma. On one of our trips, we went to a shop in […]

Life of a Ranch Wife

October 10, 2016 0
By Lanna Mills We have been getting some much needed rain here on the ranch. The weather man is calling it “exceptionally wet” for this time of year. We will never complain about the rain […]

Tricked Out Trick Riders

October 7, 2016 0
By Ddee Haynes The first thing you notice when she walks into the room is the wild blonde hair, sparkling eyes and a 100-watt smile. What the outside doesn’t tell you is she is a […]

Oklahoma State Park: Lake Eufaula State Park

October 6, 2016 0
By Laci Jones It was 1965 when Lake Eufaula State Park and Arrowhead State Park were established. Formerly known as Fountainhead State Park, Lake Eufaula State Park has about 2,800 acres of land and Arrowhead […]

The License

October 5, 2016 0
By Russell Graves Seventy-eight years ago, E. Sterling stepped into an office somewhere in Dallas and smacked down $2 to purchase a Texas hunting license from agent John R. Mitchell. The license was issued by […]
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