Upcoming Workshop: Introduction to Land Stewardship
Managing landscapes based on land stewardship principles provides benefits to farmers, ranchers and society at large.
ARDMORE, Okla. — Noble Research Institute will host an Introduction to Land Stewardship workshop from 8:30 a.m.-noon Tuesday, Oct. 15, at Noble Research Institute Coffey Ranch, located at 16877 State Hwy. 32 in Marietta, Oklahoma.
The workshop’s focus will primarily be on applying Aldo Leopold’s five tools to meet stewardship goals and objectives. This course will provide attendees with an understanding of the principles, processes and tools to effectively implement land-stewardship-focused management strategies on a producer’s operation.
Attendees will learn how managing brush, invasive species, grazing and wildlife populations; planting the right species; and implementing prescribed fire can provide positive ecologic and economic outcomes.
Producers who want to have a better understanding of land stewardship principles are encouraged to attend.
Weather-appropriate, outdoor attire should be worn. There is no fee for this event, but participants must register online by Oct. 8 to attend. For more information and to register, please visit www.noble.org/events.
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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