Articles

2016 Archive

Grazing cover crops requires management and balance

Mixed-species forage crops can have similar benefits as traditional cover crops.

Increased crop residue provides production, cost benefits

Benefits to managing for increased residue include reduced soil erosion and equipment costs.

Landowners help shape the next generation of hunters

Many youth miss out on opportunities to hunt because they don't have access to property.

Timeliness plays critical role in agricultural operations

In some instances, the benefit of timeliness can be measured.

National research project receives historic funding, set to advance DNA fingerprint system in pecans

Six national institutions have become the first multistate and multidisciplinary study to receive funding specifically to work on pecans.

Noble employees selected to NextGen Under 30 list

Noble Research Institute Education Services Associate Brook Gaskamp and Noble Research Institute Spatial Technology Services Supervisor Mike Komp were recently selected to Oklahoma's 2016 NextGen Under 30 list.

Herbicide choices affect cover crop options, management

Do not let the wrong herbicide and cover crop combination diminish the opportunity for great value.

Regional ranchers should reconsider default fall-calving

Fall-calving producers fall into two scenarios: deliberate and default.

Ag Tools places online calculators in producers' pockets

Ag Tools provides producers with free mobile access to Noble Research Institute agricultural calculators.

Common ag practices key for pollinators, grassland birds

Tools and processes that encourage plant diversity are essential.