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The Behind the Scenes look of a Soil Sample in a Lab

Oklahoma Gardening takes a tour through the Soil, Water and Forage Testing Lab on OSU campus with Lab Manager, Kendal Henderson, and looks at the process that our soil sample goes through behind the…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 31st, 2021 0  

Oats as Forage (1/30/21)

Alex Rocateli says planting oats as a rescue forage crop is a good option for producers if their wheat crop has failed. For Extension fact sheets & more visit https://extension.okstate.edu …

From  Kurtis Hair on February 1st, 2021 0  

Selecting a Cover Crop for Forage (12/12/20)

Paul Beck explains why cover crops are great for grazing cattle. For Extension fact sheets & more visit https://extension.okstate.edu SUNUP is a production of the Division of Agricultural…

From  Edd Beran on December 14th, 2020 0  

Looking at Stocking Rate (10/17/20)

Laura Goodman explains what producers should look for in their pastures when calculating stocking rates for cattle. For more information visit…

From  Kurtis Hair on October 19th, 2020 0  

Tepary Beans - A New Forage for Oklahoma? (8/22/20)

Alex Rocateli tells us about research his team is conducting into a new potential cover crop and forage for Oklahoma. For Extension fact sheets & more visit https://extension.okstate.edu …

From  Kurtis Hair on August 24th, 2020 0  

Cow-Calf Corner - Cutting Sorghum Forage (7/4/20)

Glenn Selk discusses nitrate toxicity and how to cut sorghum forage safely. For more information visit http://pods.dasnr.okstate.edu/docushare/dsweb/Get/Document-1996/PSS-2903web.pdf For…

From  Kurtis Hair on July 6th, 2020 0  

Nitrate Toxicity in Forage (6/27/20)

Alex Rocateli explains why some types of forage can become toxic after rain followed by hot, dry conditions. For more information visit…

From  Kurtis Hair on June 29th, 2020 0  

Crabgrass as Forage (5/2/20)

Alex Rocateli tells us why crabgrass is a good option for livestock forage and has advice for planting it. For more information visit…

From  Kurtis Hair on May 5th, 2020 0  

Growing Bermudagrass For Forage (4/18/20)

Alex Rocateli has advice for producers growing bermudagrass for forage. For Extension fact sheets & more visit https://extension.okstate.edu SUNUP is a production of the Division of…

From  Kurtis Hair on April 20th, 2020 0  

How Much Moisture Is In Forage? (4/18/20)

Dave Lalman show us how to determine how much moisture is in forage. For Extension fact sheets & more visit https://extension.okstate.edu SUNUP is a production of the Division of…

From  Kurtis Hair on April 20th, 2020 0  

Johnsongrass & toxicity

Alex Rocateli has advice for producers who would like to use Johnsongrass for hay.

From  Kurtis Hair on June 12th, 2018 0  

SUNUP: How do you know if there's enough forage in your pasture?

Alex Rocateli shows us how to estimate forage capacity before moving livestock on to pasture. He also has information about the upcoming Summer Forages Field Day.

From  Kurtis Hair on March 6th, 2018 0  

SUNUP: Forage Field Day

Michael Pettijohn and Alex Rocateli show us what producers learned at the 2017 Summer Forage Field Day.

From  Kurtis Hair on March 6th, 2018 0  

SUNUP: Is Teff for you?

Heath Sanders explains why Teff might be a good forage for southwest Oklahoma.

From  Kurtis Hair on March 6th, 2018 0