“We have consumers that have a desire to be involved in their community or at least to know their community,” said Meriruth Cohenour, Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food & Forestry agritourism coordinator.
The proposed rule change would establish new quality-of-life requirements for poultry and livestock.
“When I hear farms complaining about the bureaucracy and the agencies bothering them, they are talking about the federal government, not the state,” he said. “This will not protect from federal intervention.”
Oklahoma’s state questions affect our everyday lives and must be carefully considered before Election Day.
Ag in the Classroom is a partnership between several state agencies, including the Oklahoma State Department of Education.
“This was a place of reformation,” she explained. “Prisoners were taught trades and gardening so they could make a better life for themselves when they got out.”
Despite raging debate from state officials, the outcome of State Question 777 rests in the hands of voters.
Retracting the industry’s only tax credit remaining after 2016 will force wind developers to move their jobs and dollars to more business-friendly states, such as Kansas and Texas.
Name change Damon Berryhill, head coach of the Oklahoma City Dodgers, said the city’s three magic words when asked to recall his memory playing in the first game when the Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark opened in 1998. “As far as I was concerned, it was a big-league city,” said Berryhill, as if reading from a script…
Many of OKC’s urban neighborhoods are facing a renaissance due to demand and public investment.