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Wheat, Rain & the Art of Ranching

Saturday, October 28, 2023

This week on SUNUP:

  • Amanda de Oliveira Silva, OSU Extension small grains specialist, discusses the recent rainfall and how that will impact both grain-only and dual-purpose wheat planting and emergence.
  • Wes Lee, OSU Extension Mesonet agricultural coordinator, says if you’re tired of the warm weather, you’re in luck because frigid temperatures are just a few days away. State climatologist Gary McManus updates the drought monitor.
  • Derrell Peel, OSU Extension livestock marketing specialist, explains why feedlot inventories are higher than last year.
  • Rosslyn Biggs, OSU Extension beef cattle specialist, has advice on which pregnancy test options work best for cattle operations.
  • Kim Anderson, OSU Extension grain marketing specialist, discusses the trade agreement between the U.S. and China.
  • Finally, SUNUP heads to the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum to learn about the new exhibition, King Ranch: A Legacy in Art. Sam Fuhlendorf, OSU Regents Professor and Rangeland Ecology & Management Researcher, discusses land stewardship and the importance of water in supporting ecosystems.


Watch SUNUP:

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

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