Results for pages tagged with "agronomy"

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Agronomy is the application of soil and plant sciences to soil management and crop production. At the Noble Research Institute, agronomy research focuses on stewarding natural land resources while...
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  • 2012
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Taking Agricultural Education to Iraq

In the summer of 2011, I was preparing to go to Iraq - not as a soldier, but as an agricultural consultant. More specifically, I was going to Erbil, in the Kurdish region of northern Iraq, to teach crop residue management for a week.
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  • 2019
  • August 2019

Understanding Soils With the Help of Sensors

Noble researchers are using sensors to gain a better understanding of the effects of tillage and cover crops on soil moisture, temperature, erosion and organic carbon.

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  • 2020
  • Spring 2020

Researcher Profile: Xuefeng Ma, Ph.D.

Thousands of miles away from the small Chinese village where Xuefeng Ma, Ph.D., grew up, his work at Noble Research Institute has brought him full circle to lessons learned as a child.

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Noble Research Institute professor named 2017 CSSA Fellow

Noble Research Institute Professor Twain Butler, Ph.D., has been named a Fellow of the Crop Science Society of America (CSSA). Election as a CSSA Fellow is the highest honor bestowed by the organization.