The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

Agriculture and Energy 2011

Agriculture and Energy 2011
  • Silos_BH.jpg Enid boasts historic skyline

    Enid has lost a little bit of storage capacity since then, but it is still up there in the top three, along with Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn., and Hutchinson, Kan.

    March 26, 2011 2 Photos

  • Grain_BH.jpg On the move

    Truck traffic this year has been typical of what normally is seen as elevators make room for the next crop. Another reason for the movement of grain is increased demand.

    March 26, 2011 2 Photos

  • Prius Hybrid_BH.jpg No electric avenue in Enid

    Whatever the reason for wanting to own an electric car, Enid residents may have trouble getting their hands on one.

    March 26, 2011 2 Photos

  • Farming_3_BV.jpg Fields of gold for northwest Oklahoma

    Agriculture plays a huge role in the Enid area’s economy.

    See slideshow here

    March 26, 2011 1 Photo 1 Slideshow

  • frank lucas meeting.jpg Head of the class

    “The single biggest challenge in 2011 is to prepare to reauthorize the comprehensive farm bill ...”  Frank Lucas, chairman of the U.S. House Agriculture Committee

    March 26, 2011 2 Photos

  • Lesser Prairie-Chicken_04-14-2007_05.jpg Lesser bird, greater controversy

    The lesser prairie chicken — a grassland, nesting bird present in regions of Kansas, Colorado, Oklahoma, New Mexico and Texas — has been identified by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Department as a species of greatest conservation need in Oklahoma.

    March 26, 2011 2 Photos

  • Cattle Industry_2_BV.jpg Milking it for all it’s worth

    The cattle market has seen record prices in recent months, possibly from high market demand.

    March 26, 2011 3 Photos