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Food Safety Begins on the Farm

Producing safe, healthy and nutritious food products begins on the farm.

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SUNUP: NW Oklahoma Wildfire Recovery

We learn from Harper County ranchers what it takes to rebuild when fire has taken most of their livelihood.

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SUNUP: Everything You Want to Know About Ranching, but Were too Afraid to Ask

SUNUP starts with Dave Lalman explaining the basics of cattle production. It’s a good starting point for anyone wanting to build a ranching operation.

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Cow-Calf Corner: Udder Soundness

Glenn Selk has advice on udder soundness for beef producers that are selecting heifers to retain.

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SUNUP: Becoming a Cow Dog

Kurtis Hair travels to Seminole County, to learn what it takes to train dogs to use their natural herding instincts with livestock.

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Cow-Calf Corner: Record Keeping for Twin Calves

Glenn Selk looks at why record keeping is important when twins are born.

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Cow-Calf Corner: Enough Bull?

Glenn Selk looks at how many bulls are enough for a herd, in Cow-Calf Corner.

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Cow-Calf Corner: High Protein for Young Heifers

Does changing a heifer’s location impact its breeding cycle? Glenn Selk explains, in Cow-Calf Corner.

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SUNUP: Planning for a Family Farm Transition

Shannon Ferrell explains how families can successfully transition farms from one generation to the next.

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SUNUP: Wheat Pasture Research Update and Bloat Prevention

Gerald Horn updates the ongoing cattle grazing research at the Wheat Pasture Research Unit near Marshall.

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SUNUP: First Hollow Stem Advisor

J.D. Carlson explains the benefits of using the Mesonet’s First Hollow Stem Advisor when planning to remove cattle from wheat pasture.

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Cow-Calf Corner: Repeatability of Calving Difficulties

Glenn Selk has advice on culling cows that have difficulty calving.

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SUNUP: Grass Tetany

Dave Lalman has advice for cattle producers who may be dealing with grass tetany in the coming weeks.

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Cow-Calf Corner: Passive Immunity

Glenn Selk explains why passive immunity is important in the first 24 hours of a calf’s life.

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Cow-Calf Corner: Calculating the Body Score

Glenn Selk shows us how to calculate the body condition score of cattle.

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SUNUP: Cattle Feed Options

Dave Lalman offers winter feed options for Oklahoma cattle.

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