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  Document AGEC-1000 Rural Broadband Success Story: Sallisaw - A Fiber Optic Network for the Ages

By Brian Whitacre, Bill Baker, Keith Skelton, and Shannon Vann. Many Oklahoma communities are operating their own broadband services. Sallisaw, Oklahoma is an example. This fact sheet includes an interview with Sallisaw City Management and includes information on how the city was able to set up its own broadband network. Reviewed April 2017.

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  Document AGEC-1001 Rural Broadband Success Story: Panhandle Telephone - Progressive Thinking in a Rural Area

By Brian Whitacre and Ron Strecker. Broadband (or high-speed) Internet access has become a dominant force in today's economy. Panhandle Telephone Cooperative has become known for its progressive attitude and the state-of-the-art services provided to its customers. This fact sheets includes an interview with the CEO of the company and discusses how the company has achieved its success. Reviewed April 2017.

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  Document AGEC-1004 Using Broadband to Further a Career: Earning A Degree From Home

This fact sheet describes how one Oklahoman decided to use the power of broadband access to earn a graduate degree online and boost his career in the process.  Reviewed April 2017.

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  Document AGEC-1005 Using Broadband to Advertise: Panama Tours from Oklahoma!

This fact sheet describes how one Oklahoman uses the web as the sole source of advertising for his tourism business—and utilizes broadband to stay on top of demand and help him run his company.  Reviewed April 2017.

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  Document AGEC-1007 Evaluating the Economic Impact of Telemedicine in a Rural Community

This fact sheet provides a methodology that allows rural areas to estimate the economic impact of telemedicine on their community.  Reviewed July 2016.

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  Document AGEC-1008 Website Basics for Small Businesses

This fact sheet provides a general overview of what small businesses need to know in order to get stared on the Internet.  Reviewed July 2016.

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  Document AGEC-1009 Carbon Offsets for the Oklahoma Landowner

This fact sheet discusses carbon offsets--an emissions credit--and how they work. Reviewed April 2013.

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  Document AGEC-1010 Web 2.0: What is it and What can it do for my Business?

By Brian Whitacre and Lara Brooks. This fact sheet discusses the growing world of Web 2.0 and how those interested in technology can use it to promote and improve their business.  Reviewed April 2017.

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  Document AGEC-1011 Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008: Commodity Program Choice

By Jody Campiche and Michael R. Dicks. This fact sheet discusses the Average Crop Revenue Election (ACRE), the new commodity program introduced in the Food, Conservation and Energy Act of 2008. Reviewed February 2013.

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  Document AGEC-1012 Food Conservation and Energy Act of 2008: Disaster Assistance Programs

By Jody Campiche and Michael R. Dicks. This fact sheet discusses farm legislation introduced in 2008. The broadest of these disaster assistance programs and of greatest interest to most producers is Supplemental Revenue Assistance (SURE), to assist with farm revenue losses due to natural disasters. Reviewed February 2013.

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  Document AGEC-1015 The "New" Farm Legislation of 2008: An Overview

By Larry D. Sanders, Jody Campiche, and Michael Dicks. This fact sheet discusses the Food, Conservation and Energy Act of 2008 and how it will impact farmers and ranchers. Reviewed January 2013.

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  Document AGEC-1017 Water Rate Structure: A Tool for Water Conservation in Oklahoma

By Tracy Boyer, Larry Sanders, Damian Adams, Christopher Boyer and Mike Smolen. This fact sheet provides information on average water rates and rate structures, including conservation pricing, in Oklahoma and presents some pricing alternatives that might help manage water use. Revised June 2015.

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  Document AGEC-1018 Understanding the Different Kinds of Water Addressed by Oklahoma's Water Law

By Shannon Ferrell, Damian Adams, Michael Kizer, Dave Engle, and Cody Ott. This fact sheet discusses the different kinds of water laws in Oklahoma. Reviewed April 2017.

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  Document AGEC-1019 On-Farm Ethanol Production Regulatory Guide

By Shannon Ferrell, Daniel Skipper, and G. Blake Jackson. This fact sheet is intended to provide general information about legal issues surrounding on-farm ethanol production. Reviewed April 2017.

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  Document AGEC-1020 On-Farm Biodiesel Production Regulatory Guide

By Shannon Ferrell, Daniel Skipper, and Blake Jackson. This fact sheet discusses the regulations concerning on-farm biodiesel production. Reviewed April 2017.

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  Document AGEC-1021 Oklahoma Diffuse Surface ("Runoff") Water Law and Rules

By Shannon Ferrell, Damian Adams, Michael Kizer, Dave Engle, and Cody Ott. This fact sheet discusses Oklahoma diffuse (or runoff) water laws. Reviewed March 2015.

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  Document AGEC-1022 E-commerce and Sales Taxes: What You Collect Depends on Where You Ship

By Brian Whitacre, Shannon Ferrell, and J.C. Hobbs. This fact sheet discusses collecting sales tax when selling items online.  Reviewed July 2016.

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  Document AGEC-1026 What is an Entrepreneurial Community?

By Dave Shideler. This fact sheet will help communities understand their role in aiding entrepreneurs, help them in assessing their community's current readiness for entrepreneurial programming, and recommends specific actions to increase readiness. Reviewed June 2015.

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  Document AGEC-1027 The Dangers of Backyard Trash Burning

By Ilda Hershey and Nicole Wolf. This fact sheet discusses burning household trash and the health hazards it creates. Reviewed November 2014.

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  Document AGEC-1043 Understanding General Stream Adjudications

By Jeri Fleming, Shannon Ferell, and Mike Langston. This fact sheet analyzes how a general stream adjudiation works in Oklhaoma, and discusses whether these cases will affect your water rights.  Reviewed March 2015.

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