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Cattle on Wheat, Fertilizer Prices & The History of Chocolate & Valentine's Day

Saturday, February 10, 2024

This week on SUNUP:


  • Paul Beck, OSU Extension beef cattle specialist, says now is the time for producers who have cattle out on wheat pasture to begin scouting for first hollow stem. He also explains why cases of bloat are beginning to show up in the state.

  • Wes Lee, OSU Extension Mesonet agricultural coordinator, discusses the soil moisture maps and says the state is in good shape overall. State climatologist Gary McManus explains why the chances for a La Nina weather pattern next winter could increase.

  • Derrell Peel, OSU Extension livestock marketing specialist, says cattle inventories have reached a 73-year low.

  • Mark Johnson, OSU Extension beef cattle breeding specialist, has some important tips for purchasing bulls.

  • Finally, SUNUP learns out what makes Gary Clark a 2023 Distinguished OSU Alumni.

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