We will be adding events on a regular basis here on our Calendar page and hope that it will be a useful resource for you:
July 8-9 “Eastern Red Cedar: From Peril to Profit” Conference to Highlight New Uses for Eastern Red Cedar Trees This 2 day conference is to be held at the Moore-Norman Technology Center on South Pennsylvania in Oklahoma City. Registration deadline is June 20. Click here for program details and registration info.
July 8-9-10- Three producer meetings are planned during this week by Technology Crops International to tell farmers more about growing a crop that is a close relative to canola- HEAR- High Erucic Acid Rapeseed- July 8 at noon in Blackwell, July 9 at 6 PM in Frederick and July 10 in Oklahoma City. Click here for details on the Blackwell and Frederick meetings on their website or call
877-780-5882 for more information.
July 9, 2008- No Till Field Day and Lunch is Set for Grant County. The tour will begin at Rodney and Pat Hern’s farm west of Wakita. Four sites will be visited during the morning session. The sites will include conventional and no-till systems involving wheat, corn, milo, and sesame production. For details contact the Grant County Extension Office at 580-395-2134 or the Grant County NRCS office at
580-395-2324, extension 3. Or Click here for more details
July 9-11 AFR AgVentures Day Camp- These day camps for youngsters will be held in McAlester, Elgin and Fairview- Click here for more info.
July 10- Organic Agriculture Workshop and Field Day Lane Ag Research Center in Lane, Oklahoma. Jointly sponsored by USDA, OSU, the Oklahoma Department of Agriculture and the Kerr Center- Workshop begins at 2 PM with the Field Day starting at 5 PM. For more details click here.
July 15-17 Big Three OSU Field Days- Livestock Judging and More- Oklahoma State University, Stillwater.
July 15-19 Cattle Industry Summer Conference, Denver, Colorado. Click here for complete details including registration info!
July 20-23 9th Annual International Conference on Precision Agriculture to be held in Denver, Colorado Click here for Conference Details.
July 21- July 24- A series of Seminars are planned by OSU Extension and the Oklahoma Department of Agriculture- Agroterrorism: Can It Happen Here?
Each Session is planned from 6:30 pm til 8 PM with the meetings planned in the following locations:
July 21- Altus
July 22- Clinton
July 23- Lawton
July 24- El Reno
July 23-30 AFR Youth Leadership Summit. There are two sessions- one for younger teens and a session for senior high youth- click here for details of these sessions that will be held at Quartz Mountain Lodge near Lone Wolf.
July 25-27- Oklahoma Farm Bureau YF&R Conference.
July 31-August 2, 2008- The 56th Annual Convention and Trade Show of the Oklahoma Cattlemen’s Association- Midwest City, Oklahoma. Click here for details including registration info and schedule.
August 4-6 The 54th Annual Texas A&M Beef Cattle Short Course- College Station, Texas. Click here for details of one of the best cattle educational events in the country.
August 5, 6, and 7 Northwest Oklahoma BQA Meetings are planned in Enid, Goodwell and Woodward- each meeting is scheduled to run from 5 PM to 8 PM with supper sponsored by the Oklahoma Beef Council. Click here for more details.
August 7, 2008- The first of eleven Regional Input Meetings on the Comprehensive Water Plan- Region 9 Meeting planned for Big Cabin, Oklahoma. Click here for the full list of Meeting locations which will occur from August 7 through early November.
August 9, 2008- the 2008 Southern Plains Beef Symposium, Ardmore, Oklahoma. Details to come soon.
August 19, 2008- Regular Business Meeting of Oklahoma Scenic Rivers Commission- to be held in Tahlequah, Oklahoma.
August 29- the 2008 Wheatland Stocker Conference (all day event starting at 8:30 AM- Cherokee Strip Conference Center, Enid) Click here for details.
October 7-9 American Angus Association- the 2008 National Angus Conference and Tour- to be held in Oklahoma City and surrounding areas- click here for more details.
October 21, 2008- Regular Business Meeting of Oklahoma Scenic Rivers Commission- to be held in Tahlequah, Oklahoma.
December 16, 2008- Regular Business Meeting of Oklahoma Scenic Rivers Commission- to be held in Tahlequah, Oklahoma.