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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.

Quest for New Experiences Draws California Scholar to Oklahoma

2019 Lloyd Noble Scholar in Agriculture Kenneth Watkins left his California farm to study in Oklahoma, focusing on pecan production and economics this summer.

Lloyd Noble Scholar Program Offers Range of In-the-Field Experiences

From academic experts to everyday actions, lessons bring soil health practices to life.

One Quail of an Experience

Cresten Sledge uses bioacoustics recorders to capture the calls of northern bobwhite quail during his summer as a Lloyd Noble Scholar in Agriculture.

My Noble Summer: Brought to You by the Letter F

Brent Weiss has learned about feed efficiency, fire, feral hogs and more, during his time as a Lloyd Noble Scholar in Agriculture.

Where There Is Smoke, There Are Scholars

Cole Fagen, a Lloyd Noble Scholar in Agriculture, learns the value of growing-season prescribed burns and discovers a new favorite tool: the drip torch.

The Summer of a Lifetime

I started off the summer more than 1,200 miles away from home, not knowing a single soul in Oklahoma. I am completing my final week at Noble with eight great new friends and countless mentors and contacts.

Capitol State of Mind

Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to Reagan National Airport. Local time is 2:33 p.m., and the temperature is 78 degrees. On behalf of American Airlines and the entire crew, I’d like to thank you for...

So long, farewell

It would be an understatement to say that I will miss researching at the Noble Research Institute.

In love with Excel spreadsheets

As I reflect back on my summer, I realize how much technology makes my daily research not only possible but more efficient.