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Wildfire Potential, Temperature Outlook & Freeze Branding

Saturday, February 25, 2023

This week on SUNUP:

  • John Weir, OSU Extension fire ecologist, says wildfires are still a risk in Oklahoma as spring approaches.
  • Wes Lee, OSU Extension Mesonet  agricultural coordinator, analyzes maps illustrating the percentage of water available to plants. State climatologist Gary McManus predicts warmer weather for the spring.
  • We take a look back at a SUNUP favorite where soldiers attended an OSU Extension training session on how to handle livestock in disaster situations.
  • Mark Johnson, OSU Extension beef cattle breeding specialist, talks with Grant Hubbard, OSU Purebred Beef Cattle Center herd manager, about freeze branding.
  • Kim Anderson, OSU Extension grain marketing specialist, discusses the USDA’s latest crop report numbers.
  • Finally, SUNUP learns what makes Karen Eifert Jones a distinguished alumna of OSU’s Ferguson College of Agriculture.


Join us for SUNUP:
Saturday at 7:30 a.m. & Sunday at 6 a.m. on OETA (PBS)

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