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Where Boots Hit The Ground

Posted Oct. 18, 2019

Gaining knowledge is just the beginning. The moment of truth is when information reaches the hands of the producer, moving them to take action that will improve their land’s health and productivity. Noble Research Institute builds relationships with these farmers and ranchers and helps them reach their goals so they can pass on a legacy of healthy land for generations to come.

Producer Jimmy Emmons (left) with Hugh Aljoe, director of producer relationsProducer Jimmy Emmons (left) with Hugh Aljoe, director of producer relations.

Producer Relations

Noble’s producer relations team helps farmers, ranchers and land managers apply systems-based management to their specific operations. Collaboration brings together the consultants and agricultural producers to help reach producers’ operational goals.

In the Office

100
producers
met with consultants in the office.

On the Move

Consultants traveled to

300
farms
to visit producers in the consultation program.

Active Producers
1,896

Producers Consulted
993

New Producers
95


Top 5

Resource Management Areas
  • Forage Production
  • Livestock Production
  • Fish and Wildlife Habitat
  • Crop Production
  • Fish and Wildlife Populations
Management Practices
  • Weed Management
  • Nutrient Management
  • Nutrition Management
  • Grazing Management
  • Aquatic Vegetation Management

Noble Producers Across the Nation - Infographic

Integrity Beef

The Integrity Beef program was first introduced to a few progressive cow-calf producers in 2000. It serves as an example of an integrated effort to apply state-of-the-art technology and best management practices of the cattle industry to produce a more consistent, high quality product. Today, this program is a producer-led program with Noble Research Institute serving as a consultant to the program.

Members
43

Cattle Enrolled
4,249

Value of Calves Sold
$869,007


Total Value of All Cattle Sold and Represented as Integrity Beef Cattle
$3,452,499


Premier Replacement Heifers Sold
400

Cattle Sold in Integrity Beef Sale
870

Program Cattle Sold Through Other Venues
799

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