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Carcass Disposal, Federal Program Deadlines & Oklahoma Wildfire Relief

Saturday, March 9, 2024

This week on SUNUP:

  • Doug Hamilton, OSU Extension waste management specialist, talks with SUNUP Host Lyndall Stout about proper livestock carcass disposal in the aftermath of wildfires in Oklahoma and Texas.
  • Wes Lee, OSU Extension Mesonet agricultural coordinator, discusses the long-term temperature averages. State climatologist Gary McManus has percent of normal rainfall comparisons and the latest drought monitor.
  • Amy Hagerman, OSU Extension agricultural policy specialist, explains what to expect when applying for disaster assistance. She also offers context for making decisions about the Farm Service Agency programs Agriculture Risk (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC) in advance of the March 15 signup deadlines.
  • Donation Centers for Oklahoma Wildfire Relief
  • Derrell Peel, OSU Extension livestock marketing specialist, says the potential for more record prices will continue. He analyzes the resulting challenges for producers and how it all translates to consumers.
  • Mark Johnson, OSU Extension beef cattle breeding specialist, explains why calving season is a great time to analyze your herd and make key decisions.
  • Kim Anderson, OSU Extension grain marketing specialist, covers crop prices and the latest stocks-to-use ratio measurements.
  • Finally, we learn why Terry Tippens is a distinguished alumnus in the OSU Ferguson College of Agriculture. 


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