News

Flooding News and Resources

Farmers, ranchers and landowners can find flooding news and resources in the following links as well as from local county extension and NRCS offices.

Utilizing Cutting-Edge Technology to Manage Grazing Cattle Without Fencing Boundaries

Charlotte Talbott, Lloyd Noble Scholar in Ag, is testing a new technology that could help ranchers manage grazing cattle with efficiency and ease.

Hay Quality After Rainfall

Haying has been a real challenge with the frequent rains we've experienced. The consensus among the Agricultural Division's consulting teams is that most of the hay put up so far this summer has had at least one rain fall on it before baling.

Noble Research Institute Sets Careers in Motion for College Students

Each summer, the Noble Research Institute provides more than a dozen college students with a life-changing experience, not just an internship.

First Impressions of Noble Research Institute From an Ag Scholar’s Perspective

Richard Duncan begins his time as a Lloyd Noble Scholar in Agriculture with a mob grazing project.

A Summer of Opportunity

Jake Hefley travels from Arkansas to Oklahoma for his summer as a Lloyd Noble Scholar in Agriculture. He will help design a detailed record-keeping template for Noble’s farms.

Kenneth Tours Hoop Houses in Kingston

A unique greenhouse farm in Kingston, Oklahoma, reveals clever uses for what many would consider trash.

USRSB Helps Industry Improve and Communicate

In 2015, Noble Research Institute helped found the U.S. Roundtable for Sustainable Beef. Read about the group’s work and the progress made to date.

What I Want in the Perfect Beef Cow

The perfect beef cow has the right mix of traits. Her ability to prosper in her environment and deliver a health calf every year are most important.

Water Quality Matters for Cattle on Pasture

When it comes to livestock, not all water is equal. Water quality makes a difference in performance, and that difference can really add up.