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3 Things to Know When Using Both Fire and Grazing on the Ranch

Many land managers incorporate prescribed fires into a management plan alongside grazing livestock. Other land managers feel it is not feasible to graze and burn on the same operation. But when prescribed fire is used strategically, its benefits outweigh any negatives.

Jimmy Kinder Recognized for Willingness to Share Ag Experiences

This year, the Noble Research Institute is pleased to recognize Mr. Jimmy Kinder of Walters, Oklahoma, as the 2018 recipient of the Leonard Wyatt Memorial Outstanding Cooperator Award. Jimmy Kinder and his wife, Margaret, have been cooperators with the Noble Research Institute since 2007.

Singing in the Garden

Students find gratitude for nature’s gifts, even among the midday heat.

Little Lessons in the Garden

Iliana Rodriguez helps build shade nets at multiple gardens in Uganda during her time as a 2018.

New Summer-Dormant Tall Fescue Variety Released

Noble Research Institute researchers have developed and released a new tall fescue variety called Chisholm to provide a new forage option for agricultural producers in western Oklahoma and Texas.

Ecosystem Services Market Update: 6.18.18.

Since the Noble Research Institute announced the creation of the new voluntary ecosystem services market Feb. 21, the steering committee and eight working committees guiding the effort have been exceptionally busy. This week, a request for proposals will be released to select companies to solicit an agency of record to support the ESM program.

Jimmy Kinder Receives Noble’s 2018 Leonard Wyatt Award

The Noble Research Institute presented Jimmy Kinder with the 2018 Leonard Wyatt Memorial Outstanding Cooperator Award during a special presentation today at the Texoma Cattlemen’s Conference.

Two New Cattle Market Web Tools Now Available

Producers can now easily access Oklahoma cattle auction data using two new web-based tools created by the Noble Research Institute's agriculture economics consultants and computing services team.

Connecting With Young Gardeners in Calo Me Lare, Village of Redemption

Planting cabbage isn’t always memorable, but when you’re working barefoot with children in a garden in Uganda, it’s hard to forget.

Amazing Things Are Happening in Uganda

A MIAP-Noble fellow sees firsthand how women in Uganda have put their agriculture training to use – and she is amazed by the results.