News Release

OKFB's Spring 2018 Oklahoma Country now available online

April 26, 2018  • News Center

The latest issue of Oklahoma Country, Oklahoma Farm Bureau’s quarterly magazine, arrived in mailboxes last week and is now available for viewing online.

The Spring 2018 issue features two Oklahoma farmers – Cody Goodknight of Chattanooga and Joe Mayer of Guymon – who share the importance of Oklahoma’s agriculture sales tax exemption and its impact on today’s farm economy. The issue also features Tulsa County farmer Chad Selman, who is continuing a family legacy in the pecan business.

The magazine also includes organizational updates from OKFB’s new Executive Director Thad Doye and OKFB President Rodd Moesel, details on a new member benefit from John Deere, a look at how the 2018 farm bill impacts all Americans, a new fundraising opportunity for the Oklahoma Farming and Ranching Foundation, and much, much more.

Find links to highlights of the latest Oklahoma Country below:

Features

Helping lighten the load – Thanks to the agriculture sales tax exemption, farmers and ranchers can produce food and fiber without the burden of sales tax.

Sticking with it – Tulsa County Farm Bureau member Chad Selman continues a family legacy by building a bright future in the pecan business.

Columns

Presidentially Speaking – New staff, new opportunities to work together
By Rodd Moesel, OKFB President

Executive Outlook – Feeding Oklahomans, one backpack at a time
By Thad Doye, OKFB Executive Director

In Every Issue

Commodity Corner – A look into Oklahoma’s forestry industry

Lincoln to Local – Four reasons America needs a strong farm bill

Forward Foundation – Foundation supporters have a new reason to smile with Amazon program

Consider the Benefits – Save on John Deere products with OKFB

All Around Oklahoma – OKFB news and events

Noble News – Modern agriculture’s eco-friendly farming practices

Country Gardening – Grow more in less space with vertical gardening

Country Classifieds

Country Kitchen – Smokey Spiced Pecans

Read the full issue embedded below or here