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More Efficient Plants Ahead, Thanks to Genomic Technologies

Genomic technologies make it possible to tap into a plant’s natural abilities to grow more efficiently in drought, nutrient-limited environments and other challenging circumstances.

Developing Technologies to Better Measure Forage

Noble researchers are testing and improving technologies that can accurately measure forage in the field to predict forage biomass and quality.

Animal Tech That Could Help You Make Decisions on the Ranch

Precision livestock technologies collect, analyze and interpret a wide range of metrics on animals for the purpose of research, production, management or well-being.

Understanding Soils With the Help of Sensors

Noble researchers are using sensors to gain a better understanding of the effects of tillage and cover crops on soil moisture, temperature, erosion and organic carbon.

From Pecans to Cattle, Kenneth Sees It All

A Lloyd Noble Scholar in Agriculture had a busy July on the job. Kenneth Watkins had to balance his research projects with pecan and cattle conferences and more.

Cattlemen’s Leadership Academy Selects Braunagel, Hebbert

Noble Research Institute research assistant Brooks Braunagel and livestock consultant Caitlin Hebbert were selected to the Oklahoma Cattlemen’s Leadership Academy (CLA) class 27.

Jake Hefley’s Summer as an Ag Scholar: Records to Feral Hogs and Prescribed Fire

Jake Hefley shares his experiences as a Lloyd Noble Scholar in Agriculture, which included a record-keeping project and learning about prescribed fire and feral hogs.

Grazed Out: Richard Duncan Experiences Mob Grazing, Prescribed Fire as an Ag Scholar

Richard Duncan recaps his summer as a Lloyd Noble Scholar in Agriculture, which included a mob grazing project, farm visits and a prescribed burn.

Summer at Noble Refreshes Young Scientist’s Perspective

2019 Lloyd Noble Scholar in Plant Science Liza Antonelli recounts the new lessons and perspectives she gained from mentors and peers during her summer exploring plant biology.

Time Summer Blaze to Better Winter Graze

2019 Lloyd Noble Scholar in Agriculture Mason Blinson used her summer experiences to advance her interest in animal and plant interactions, including best timing of prescribed pasture burns.