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Agricultural Lease Options to Consider

Landowners who choose not to operate their land have several options when considering lease agreements. This article reviews the options from a landowner's prospective.

Producer Perspective: Take Care of Cattle and Grass During Drought

Jeffrey Reuter is keeping an eye on his forage and hay resources as drought continues in Oklahoma.

Stuart Grandy: Microbial physiology determines how much crop reside becomes soil organic matter

Presentation by Stuart Grandy, Ph.D., from the Department of Natural Resources and the Environment at the University of New Hampshire. Recorded at the Noble Research Institute, Ardmore, Okla., on March 22, 2018.

5 Things to Know About Agriculture

In honor of National Ag Day, we take a moment to recognize agriculture and its role in our society.

Marc Libault: Crop root systems biology - from single cell type models to the whole organ

Presentation by Marc Libault, Ph.D., from the Department of Microbiology and Plant Biology at the University of Oklahoma. Recorded at the Noble Research Institute, Ardmore, Okla., on March 8, 2018.

Prepare for Drought Regardless of Recent Rains

Portions of the Southern Great Plains received rain in late February, however many areas are still behind in precipitation or did not receive enough rain to completely alleviate drought conditions.

Tips for Managing Cattle Operations During Drought

Noble Research Institute agricultural consultants share their top tips for managing through a drought.

Understanding Income, Expense and Cash Flow Statements

The income statement is a summary of revenue and expenses over a period of time, and the cash flow statement contains all cash flows. Together, they provide powerful knowledge for an operation.

Heifer Development: Managing for Her Future

A replacement heifer represents the most costly improvement in a herd's genetics. Since reproductive traits are lowly heritable, cattle producers must manage within the environment.

How to Identify and Control Pecan Phylloxera

Pecan phylloxera is an insect that can cause significant damage if ignored or treated incorrectly in pecan orchards.