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Johnson joins Noble Research Institute's Agricultural Division

Posted Aug. 9, 2016

ARDMORE, Okla. — Noble Research Institute has selected Myriah Johnson, Ph.D., as a new agricultural economics consultant in the Agricultural Division.

As an agricultural economics consultant, Johnson will assist agricultural producers and land stewards by providing education and insight on the numerous financial decisions in agriculture.

"Production agriculture in Oklahoma and Texas is close to my heart, and I'm excited to assist farmers, ranchers and land managers with their work," Johnson said. "The Noble Research Institute producer relations program provides the opportunity to work with agricultural producers and help them harness the power of their data, turning it into information that will improve their operations."

Johnson received her bachelor's degree in agricultural economics from Oklahoma State University. She received her master's degree in agricultural economics and doctoral degree in animal science from Texas A&M University.

"We are pleased to have Myriah join the Noble Research Institute team," said Hugh Aljoe, Noble Research Institute producer relations manager. "Her economics expertise provides us with a skill set that will have immediate benefit to the farmers and ranchers we serve."

Johnson grew up in Perry, Oklahoma, on a wheat, stocker and cow-calf operation.


Myriah Johnson, Ph.D.Myriah Johnson, Ph.D., was selected as a new agricultural economics consultant for the Noble Research Institute's Agricultural Division.

Noble Research Institute, LLC (www.noble.org) is an independent nonprofit agricultural research organization dedicated to delivering solutions to great agricultural challenges. Headquartered in Ardmore, Oklahoma, the Noble Research Institute conducts fundamental, translational and applied research; offers no-cost consultation and education to farmers, ranchers and land managers; operates seven research and demonstration farms; and educates students of all ages about science and agriculture. The Noble Research Institute was founded by Lloyd Noble, an Oklahoma oilman and philanthropist, in 1945 as The Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation to advance agriculture and land stewardship.

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