News

2016 Archive

Calf crop depends on bull management in breeding season

It is recommended to make time, daily if possible, to watch each bull in action during the breeding season.

Honey bees play essential role as crop pollinators

Although widely popular for their honey, the bee's greatest contribution to agriculture is as a crop pollinator.

Intuitive assessment aids stocking rate management

The intuitive approach to determining stocking rate adjustments uses producers' experience and historical information.

Scientific advancements provide pecan cultivar ID tools

A Noble Research Institute team has developed a DNA fingerprint for pecan that facilitates the identification of cultivars.

Cross pollination is essential for pecan production

Adequate pollinators within the pecan orchard are imperative for optimal production.

The sun shines bright on my old Kentucky home

I didn't realize how much growing up on a farm influenced me until I reached college.

Moving pieces

The operations at Lubbe, Buloba and Suubi are deeply intertwined.

Finding my way back

It is with great joy and gratitude that I have found my way back to Uganda, the Pearl of Africa.

Grazing for wildlife, livestock involves many factors

Grazing management and wildlife management largely address plant community management with considerations involving interconnected, dynamic systems.

Fire characteristics affect prescribed burn success

Learning fire behavior will help burn managers predict potential impacts of a burn before it is conducted.