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New Institute Launched to Help Improve Nation's Soil Health

With more than one million organisms in a single teaspoon of Earth, soil is the starting point for plant, animal and human life.

Researcher studies cover crop effects on winter pasture

Noble Research Institute researchers are studying how cover crops could be part of a year-round grazing system that provides economic and environmental benefits to farmers and ranchers.

Spike buck culling seldom provides benefits

It depends, but in most situations with white-tailed deer, the answer is no. Here's why.

5 operations groups support research, farm needs

The agricultural operations groups carry out the day-to-day activities needed to support the Noble Research Institute's research goals in the field.

A visit with One Acre Fund

Monday I headed to Kamuli, a district northeast of Kampala to visit the One Acre Fund office and research farms.

Scientist receives grant to enhance plant root growth

Noble Research Institute Professor Elison Blancaflor, Ph.D., recently received a two-year, $100,000 grant from the Oklahoma Center for the Advancement of Science and Technology (OCAST).

Scientists to study molecules affecting plant development

Researchers at Noble Research Institute and Michigan State University (MSU) recently received a four-year, $3 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF).

A Center for All

The new Center for Pecan and Specialty Agriculture adds opportunities for ag education and collaboration

Mike Trammell

For the past 12 years, Trammell has served as a plant breeder for the Noble Research Institute, learning from some of the industry's most renowned breeders and continuing a tradition that stretches back to the earliest years of the organization.

Ten Pin Revelations

If you ever meet Natalie Kirkwyland, you're going to feel better about life. Natalie's a living Roman candle, a pop of iridescent hope in an often bleak world.