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Aquatic Plant Spotlight: Hydrilla

Hydrilla (Hydrilla verticillata) is a nonnative, invasive aquatic plant that is rooted and can grow to almost 30 feet, filling up the water column. The best way to control it is to prevent its spread.

Noble Releases New Summer-dormant Tall Fescue Cultivar

Chisholm summer-dormant tall fescue is an endophyte-free variety that can provide livestock producers with a persistent, perennial, cool-season grazing option that is adapted to the hot, dry summers typical west of Interstate 35 in Oklahoma and Texas.

What You'll Gain From the Texoma Cattlemen's Conference

The 2018 Texoma Cattlemen’s Conference, which will be held June 15, will address a number of issues and opportunities pertaining to ranching efficiency.

LaNese Mahan: Unpacking in Uganda

LaNese Mahan, 2017 MIAP-Noble Fellow, shares her experiences with compost production and relationship-building from her internship with Field of Hope in Uganda.

Wild Pig Control Methods: Takeaways from an International Technical Training Day

The 2018 International Wild Pig Conference Technical Training Day presented various wild pig control methods available to land managers. The event was organized by the Noble Research Institute and featured experts from governmental and nongovernmental agencies, academic institutions, and private entities.

Cover Crop Series: Sunn Hemp

Jim Johnson, soils and crops consultant, reviews Sunn Hemp.

Willis Wins First Place in 2018 Junior Beef Contest

The Noble Research Institute announced the winners of the 2017-2018 Junior Beef Excellence Program during a special awards program on April 9, 2018, at Southern Tech in Ardmore, Oklahoma. Alli Willis, Turner FFA, entered this year’s champion steer.

Cover Crop Series: Selby Flax

Jim Johnson, soils and crops consultant, reviews Selby Flax.

Cover Crop Series: Mung Bean

Jim Johnson, soils and crops consultant, reviews Mung Bean.

Ninnekah High School Wins 2018 Oklahoma Envirothon

The Ninnekah High School team placed first at the Oklahoma Envirothon competition held on March 29 at the Noble Research Institute. This is Ninnekah’s second consecutive win and the fourth year for Noble’s youth education and outreach program to host the Oklahoma Envirothon competition.