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A Summer of Fire, Whispers and Feral Hogs: A Lloyd Noble Ag Scholar Looks Back

Lloyd Noble Ag Scholar Taylor McAtee looks back on a productive summer investigating the Whisper Veterinary Stethoscope, feral hogs and more.

Noble Education Fellowship: An Educator Experiences Endophytes

Kelsey Lawrence, a fifth grade math teacher in Madill, Oklahoma, spent the summer in the Noble Research Institute’s Mycology Laboratory learning about endophytes and exploring ways to incorporate real-world research into classroom learning.

Beef Quality Assurance improves consumer experience

Beef Quality Assurance was developed over 25 years ago to help producers increase the quality of beef they produce by educating ranchers and their employees on the importance of proper management and adhering to industry-accepted guidelines.

Integrity Beef: More Than a "Value Added" Program

The IBeef program is a joint effort between the Noble Research Institute consultation program and participating cooperators. It endeavors to be a producer-led program with the Noble Research Institute serving as consultants to the program.

In a Nutshell: Kenneth Finishes Up His Noble Summer

2019 Lloyd Noble Scholar in Agriculture Kenneth Watkins looks back on a summer well-spent with his pecan research, learning and having fun with friends.

Fewer Roots for Deeper Rooting and Greater Fertilizer Uptake?

Researchers at the Noble Research Institute have discovered how differences in root systems can result in deeper rooting, greater nitrogen uptake and increased plant growth.

Welcome to the Tech Issue

New technologies are being developed in agriculture every day. The August 2019 issue of Noble News and Views focuses on exploring some of these technologies and their value for farmers and ranchers.

How GIS and Drones Could Help Your Ranch

GIS allows us to collect large amounts of data that offer a better picture of agricultural lands. This in turns offers opportunities for farmers and ranchers to make more-informed decisions on their operations.

Plants in the Spotlight: Measuring Shoots From Images

Noble researchers are using advanced imaging technology to study roots and increase heat and drought tolerance in winter wheat used for forage.

Measuring the Hidden Half of Forages

Noble researchers are developing technologies that allow them to uncover roots and harness their ability to generate more nutrient-efficient, more resilient and more sustainable plant varieties.