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Latest Southern Plains Climate Hub Additions

The Southern Plains Podcast features regionally-relevant and timely information for farmers, ranchers, and rural communities in Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas on agriculture, climate change, and natural resource challenges.
Steve Pope is the manager and operator of a diverse farming and ranching operation in Kingfisher County, Oklahoma located in the Southern High Plains. His overall goals are to reduce risk, implement soil health management principles, and protect the soil…
Farmers in the Southern Plains, including Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas, are no strangers to weather variability and its challenges. Climate change has exacerbated the unpredictability of weather in this region, and evidence suggests that it is causing more…
Kelly and Deborah Kettner operate a diverse farm with in the Southern High Plains Region of Texas and have overall goals to reduce risk, implement soil health management principles, and protect the soil resource for future agricultural production.
Dr. Hayhoe is professor and director of the Climate Science Center at Texas Tech University. She is an atmospheric scientist whose research focuses on developing and applying high-resolution climate projections to understand what climate change means for…
Selecting a type of ENSO event, temperature or precipitation and season will show the relative risk of climate extremes based on concurrent value of the ENSO index (MEI.ext) for the continental United States.
Public Service Announcements and Podcasts
The Southern Plains Climate Hub regularly convenes regional workshops, field days, and seminars to address production risks and opportunities associated with weather and climate extremes and changes. Here you will find information on upcoming activities as…
The Southern Plains Climate Hub engages in applied research focused on the links between weather and climate variability and change and production agriculture in Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas. Here you will find information on recent publications and…