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Prescribed Fire Is Essential to the Land

Prescribed fire, grazing and rest are integral processes for maintaining the integrity, stability and beauty of the biotic community in the Southern Great Plains and throughout the U.S.

Look for These Soil Health Indicators in the Field

Soil color and structure, the presence of biological activity like earthworms and dung beetles, rooting resistance, and soil smell can help farmers and ranchers determine the health of their soils.

Gauging The Current Outlook for Preconditioning Cattle

Many reports show a cow-calf operation can gain value by preconditioning its calves before marketing. This article looks at the preconditioning outlook as of October 2018 and other items.

Offsetting Winter Supplementation With Pasture

Each taxpayer and business owner should become familiar with how the federal tax overhaul, Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, will impact their individual and business income and expense report.

Planning For Tax Filing Time on the Farm or Ranch

Noble Research Institute researchers have been looking at two methods in cow-calf production to extend the grazing season on bermudagrass-based pastures and reduce winter feeding of stored feeds.

White-Tailed Deer Facts, Findings and Numbers

A look at 2016-2017 deer harvest numbers and trends for Oklahoma, Texas, the Southeast and U.S. provides insight for land managers and hunters.

Armyworms: What you need to know

The key to keeping armyworms below the economic threshold is scouting for activity at least every other day, when they are small and easier to control, as well as identifying if you have fall armyworms or beet armyworms.

Ecosystem Services Market Update: Sept. 19, 2018

In August, the Noble Research Institute hosted the third in-person steering committee meeting, which was focused on the advancement of the go-to-market business plan and the economic assessment of the aggregate value of ecosystem services. 

Noble Research Institute President Sets Retirement Date

ARDMORE, Okla. — Bill Buckner announced today that he will retire as president and chief executive officer of the Noble Research Institute at the end of 2018. Buckner was selected as Noble's eighth...

Short-Term Work, Long-Term Mission

Two-month internship in Uganda will have lifelong influence for graduate student.