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Oklahoma Ag in the Classroom

Sunny Sunflowers

Time to plant sunflowers in Oklahoma. Oklahoma ranks ninth in the nation in the production of sunflowers. Sunflower seeds are harvested in the fall and used to produce oil for cooking and other purposes. They are also used as forage for cattle.



Oklahoma Ag in the Classroom

July, 2017

Ag in Art: Sunflower and Buffalo, Thomas Hart Benton, 1944, Museum of Nebraska Art



Oklahoma Ag in the Classroom is a program of the Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service, Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food and Forestry and the Oklahoma State Department of Education.