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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.

How You Can Control the Pecan Weevil

Pecan growers risk economic losses if they don’t monitor and treat the most damaging insect pest: pecan weevil. Here are tips to do just that.

Proper Stocking Rates Make Growing-Season Burns Possible

As more land managers use growing-season burns to meet their goals, livestock stocking rates become even more important.

Helping With Ag in the Classroom Leads Scholar to Noble

Meet Amber Oerly, from Boonville, Missouri, whose trip to the Noble Research Institute in 2018 inspired her to become a 2019 Lloyd Noble Scholar in Agriculture.

Veterinary Internship at Feedyard Leads Taylor McAtee to Noble Scholar Program

Lloyd Noble Scholar in Agriculture Taylor McAtee learned about the Noble Research Institute during a conference at her 2018 summer feedyard internship.

Kenneth Tours an Aquaponics Farm in Stuart

A visit to a Stuart, Oklahoma, aquaponics farm opens the eyes of 2019 Lloyd Noble Scholar in Agriculture Kenneth Watkins to a whole new world of farming.