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Do You Possess the 8 Characteristics of an Intentional Beef Producer?

Intentional beef producers share many characteristics when it comes to managing their operations for healthy herds and profits.

Signs to Watch When Making Decisions on Stocking Rates

When using the intuitive approach to stocking rate management, monitor these factors to determine when a change is needed.

Where to Find Technical Guidance for Land Management and Conservation

Land managers can seek technical guidance from several nongovernment organizations as well as state and federal entities.

Antibiotic Stewardship: Protecting Animal and Human Health

Noble Research Institute and its partners in the International Consortium for Antimicrobial Stewardship in Agriculture work to promote antibiotic stewardship.

3 Ways to Attract More Ducks to Your Pond

To attract more ducks to your pond, manage for clearer water, less disturbance and more duck food.

It Takes Two (or More): Understanding Pecan Tree Dichogamy

To succeed with pecan trees, it helps to understand the unique nature of how they flower and reproduce. Cross-pollination with the right combination of tree types is key.

Top 12 Things to Consider Before Building a Cattle Handling Facility

Properly designed and thought-out facilities will be safe for the producer and animal and will allow for cattle to be easily worked in a timely fashion.

Exclosures for Preventing Beaver Damage

Exclosures provide an effective means to prevent beavers from plugging pond overflow pipes and cutting individual trees.

Knowing Your Ranch Can Promote Accuracy in Estimating Grazeable Acres

While mapping software and aerial images help analyze grazeable acres, a Noble Research Institute grazing study shows there’s no substitute for knowing your ranch at ground level.

How to Recognize Grafted and Native Pecan Trees for Best Management of Your Orchard

Management needs differ among pecan cultivars. Management between natives and improved pecans can differ dramatically as well.