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Employee Q&A: If You Could Have Dinner With Anyone, Who Would It Be?

Five Noble Research Institute employees share who they would have dinner with if they could have dinner with anyone from any time period.

Students, Visitors Bring Unexpected Blessings to the Noble Research Institute

Thousands of people visit the Noble Research Institute visit the Noble Research Institute each year. Wide-eyed students ready to conduct hands-on experiments. Agricultural producers eager to improve their operations. Visiting scientists, civic groups, teachers, the steady flow offers a familiar backseat to the organization’s rhythm.

A Twist on a South Indian Classic: How to Make Suresh Bhamidimarri’s Mint-Infused Coconut Rice

Suresh Bhamidimarri, Ph.D., who leads the Noble Research Institute Forage Legumes and Cover Crops Breeding Laboratory, shares his recipe for mint-infused coconut rice.

How to Make Yuhong Tang’s Crowd-Pleasing Thai Chicken Curry

Yuhong Tang, Ph.D., manager of the Noble Research Institute Genomics Core Facility, shares her recipe for Thai chicken curry, which has become a favorite among Noble employees.

Ecosystem Services Market: December 2018 Update

In November we offered a preview of the ESM protocol to a number of food and beverage firms to seek feedback to incorporate into the final draft version of the methodology. We are teeing up another meeting with those corporate leaders in the spring of next year to share the final draft version of the protocol.

Society for Range Management Selects Moseley for Oklahoma Section Board of Directors

Noble Research Institute wildlife and fisheries consultant Will Moseley has been selected to serve on Society for Range Management Oklahoma Section Boards of Directors. He will serve for three years.

How Chronic Wasting Disease Affects Deer Hunting

Chronic wasting disease attacks the brains of white-tailed deer, mule deer, elk, moose and caribou. Hunters can help reduce the spread of CWD in infected areas by eliminating practices that encourage deer-to-deer contact and participating in state-organized deer population reduction plans.

Antimicrobial Stewardship for Cow-Calf Producers

Being good stewards of antimicrobials is one way to ensure the drugs currently being used remain effective.

GAP Certification Helps Specialty Crop Growers Address Food Safety

The Food Safety Modernization Act has resulted in a spotlight on the Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) program and its parallel for packers and processors, the Good Handling Practices (GHP) program. The purpose of these programs is to reduce, as much as possible, the chance of contamination on produce sold to consumers.

Genome Editing: Helping Agriculture Meet New Challenges

Genome editing is a new and promising technique that can help plant breeders more efficiently identify and build better tasting, higher yielding crops that are more resistant to pests and diseases and more tolerant of drought.