Oklahoma Agricultural Experiment Station

Sandyland Research Station

This field station was originally designed to study soil and wind erosion problems in the area. The station is on the Miles series soils, which are vulnerable to wind and water erosion, although they can be quite productive with good management.

Research Focus

Studies include: cotton variety research and forestry tree species evaluation for western Oklahoma.

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Three miles east of Mangum on Highway 283 and one mile south of the highway.


320 acres.


16721 US Hwy 283
Altus, Oklahoma 73521
phone: 580-482-2120
fax: 580-482-0208


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Mike Schulz
Station Superintendent
phone: 580-482-3459

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