Entries by Sam Knipp

Summer 2019

George Stone Turns 100, Summer Fiesta Schedule Announced, Legislative Highlight Review, Fall County Meeting Notices…

Oklahoma Ag Report 04-18-19

This week we had the opportunity to talk to some of tomorrow’s leaders as it was 4-H Day at the Oklahoma Capitol on Wednesday.  Listen to them describe why they were at the Capitol and what they have planned for the future.

Oklahoma Ag Report 04-11-19

The weather is creating huge challenges for farmers and ranchers in the High Plains this week.  Is is spring, summer or winter? On this week’s show we talk to several farmers, including one who has just returned from a tour of the northern High Plains hit hard by snow and flooding.

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AFR Country Journal 04-04-19

What did your Governor do that was interesting this week? In Oklahoma, Gov. Stitt drove a tractor to the Capitol to kick off Ag Day at the Capitol events. On this edition of the AFR Country Journal podcast we talk to the Governor, and others, including AFR President Scott Blubaugh, that made the event a […]

Oklahoma Ag Report 04-04-19

What did your Governor do that was interesting this week? In Oklahoma, Gov. Stitt drove a tractor to the Capitol to kick off Ag Day at the Capitol events. On this week’s radio show we talk to the Governor, and others, including AFR President Scott Blubaugh, that made the event a great success.

Oklahoma Ag Report 03-28-19

On this week’s show we reflect on the recent record-setting Oklahoma Youth Expo. We talk with AFR President Scott Blubaugh, and contestants Cooper Shebester, Jentry Squires and Peyton Burns.

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2019 AFR Ag Achievement Contest Winners Announced

The 2019 AFR Agricultural Achievement Contest began with 80 contestants competing for $5,000 in scholarship money. The top 10 were announced Thursday, March 21st prior to the Oklahoma Youth Expo Grand Drive. The results include: 1st: Jentry Squires, Kingfisher FFA; 2nd: Tanner Stevens, Yukon FFA; 3rd: Chace McCoy, Oklahoma County 4-H; 4th: Wyatt Brown, Tecumseh FFA; […]

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OFU Foundation Gathering Donations For Hard Hit Nebraskans

The Oklahoma Farmers Union Board of Directors announced today they will be sending donations to Nebraska farmers and ranchers hit hard by the recent floods and blizzards. “We know what it is like to suffer from natural disasters,” said Scott Blubaugh, OFU Foundation president.  “Farmers and others have helped us recover from devastating wildfires in […]