On this edition of AFR Country Journal we talk about helping train OSU college students to be advocates for the animal agriculture industry.

 

 

On this week’s Oklahoma Ag Report we talk with new Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt about his vision for rural Oklahoma.  We also report on our work with the OSU animal and food science capstone class.

On this edition of AFR Country Journal we have an exclusive interview with new Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt. He talks about his vision for agriculture and rural Oklahoma as we prepare for the opening of the 2019 Oklahoma Legislature on Monday, Feb. 4.

 

Learn a little about the challenges and rewards of two AFR family farmers in the first installment of our new video series about Oklahoma poultry growers.

 

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On this week’s Oklahoma Ag Report we report on the AFR/OFU Policy Committee’s efforts this week to develop a policy book for the upcoming annual convention. We also talk with Zack Rendel, Miami, Okla., who says he still has soybeans waiting to be harvested because it has been too muddy to get in the field.

On this edition of AFR Country Journal we get an update on the cotton harvest with Harvey Schroeder, Oklahoma Cotton Council.

 

On this edition of AFR Country Journal we talk with Blayne Arthur, who started Jan. 14 as the new Oklahoma Secretary of Agriculture. We learn about her life growing up in rural Oklahoma and what she hopes to accomplish as a member of Governor Stitt’s new administration.

 

On this edition of AFR Country Journal we talk with three of the more than 50 new Oklahoma legislators who will take their seat when the 2019 session begins Feb. 4.  The three new members were among a group participating in a recent “bootcamp” focusing on agriculture and the oil and gas industries.

 

 

 

On this week’s Oklahoma Ag Report we talk with new Oklahoma legislators who attended a “bootcamp” conducted by the oil and gas industries and Oklahoma agriculture groups.  We also talk with Harvey Schroeder, Oklahoma Cotton Council, who says there is still cotton waiting to be harvested.

 

 

On this week’s Oklahoma Ag Report we talk with Terry Detrick, AFR/OFU president, about the impact on the continuing partial shutdown of the federal government is having on agriculture.  We also get a farm update from Roland Pederson in northwest Oklahoma.