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Oklahoma Foundation Seed Stocks

Since 1950, Oklahoma Foundation Seed Stocks has been linking plant breeders and certified seed growers. As part of the Oklahoma Agricultural Experiment Station, the OFSS ensures large quantities of genetically pure seeds of a wide variety of desirable varieties are made available to growers of certified seed.


 

 

 

 

Save the Date

Grand Opening for the Oklahoma Foundation
Seed Stock Facility

3 hours prior to kickoff

November 18, 2017

North of SPREC on Range Road
Located off of Hwy 51
Stillwater, OK 74074

 

 

OSU groundbreaking heralds continued ‘guarantee’ of providing farmer access to improved crop varieties

Oklahoma Foundation Seed Stocks has more than doubled its annual production of Foundation Seed developed by Oklahoma State University plant breeders over the last five years, leading to the need for a new, much-larger facility to meet the demand for more efficient, high-yielding varieties throughout the Southern Plains states.

(From left) DASNR Vice President Tom Coon, Lou Watkins of the Oklahoma A&M Board of Regents, OSU President Burns Hargis, OSU First Cowgirl Ann Hargis, DASNR Wheat Breeder Brett Carver and Oklahoma Secretary of Agriculture Jim Reese usher in construction.

 


 

OSU introduces new hard white wheat variety

Oklahoma producers interested in taking advantage of a robust hard white wheat market will be in an excellent position to do so with the release of Stardust, a new variety developed by the Oklahoma State University Division of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources.
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OSU releases new wheat variety in time for fall planting

In advance of the upcoming fall planting season, Oklahoma State University’s Division of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources announced the release of Bentley, its newest wheat variety.
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Foundation Seed’s Jeff Wright in Major County and producer Paul Fruendt in Logan County

 

Oklahoma Foundation Seed Stocks
2902 W. 6th Ave. Stillwater OK. 74074-1555