Videos

Protected Agriculture: Hoop House Tour

Steve Upson, soils and crops consultant, demonstrates various hoop houses as well as the benefits and potential drawbacks of each one.

Protected Agriculture: Tools and Tips For Tunnel Construction

Steve Hill, of Phocas Farms and Hoop Houses, demonstrates the beginning process they use to align and square up the outer walls of a hoop house tunnel.

Protected Agriculture: Irrigation Design Considerations

Josh Brown, from Irrigation-Mart (irrigation-mart.com), shows a variety of drip and spray irrigation products suitable for your hoop house as well as demonstrates a possible configuration for laying out drip lines.

Protected Agriculture: Low Tunnel Demonstration

Jim Shrefler, an area horticulture specialist from Oklahoma State University, demonstrates his methods for low tunnel construction as well as his trial studies using low tunnels to keep out crop-destructive insects such as squash bugs.

Protected Agriculture: Mobile Hoop House Demonstration

Leon Sloan, owner of Leon's Greenhouses in Kingston, Oklahoma, demonstrates moving a clam shell hoop house from one location to another.

Introducing the Alfalfa Breeder's Toolbox

To help advance agricultural research, scientists at the Noble Research Institute have developed the Alfalfa Breeder's Toolbox.

Cover Crop Series: Kodiak Brown Mustard

Jim Johnson, soils and crops consultant, reviews Kodiak Brown Mustard.

Cover Crop Series: Red Ripper Cowpeas

Jim Johnson, soils and crops consultant, reviews Red Ripper Cow Peas.

Cover Crop Series: Super Sugar Sterile

Jim Johnson, soils and crops consultant, reviews Super Super Sterile.

Wolfgang Busch: Novel genetic and molecular mechanisms that determine root growth

Wolfgang Busch, Ph.D., associate professor in the plant molecular and cellular biology laboratory at Salk, presented "To grow or not to grow - novel genetic and molecular mechanisms that determine root growth" as part of the Research Seminar Series at 9 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 5.