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  • 2017
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Perspective from a Cover Crop Research Funder

Sally Rockey, Ph.D., Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research executive director, shares her perspective on why FFAR's and the Noble Research Institute's investment in cover crops, and ultimately soil health, is important.

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  • Legacy Magazine
  • 2018
  • Winter 2018

Bill Buckner: Committed to Cover Crops and Advancing Their Use on Farms, Ranches Across the U.S.

Rob Myers, Ph.D., regional coordinator for North Central Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education at the University of Missouri, describes Bill Buckner, retiring president and CEO of the Noble Research Institute, as an advocate for cover crops who is committed to helping farmers and ranchers overcome challenges in adopting them for their soil health benefits.

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  • 2019
  • December 2019

Antibiotic Stewardship: Protecting Animal and Human Health

Noble Research Institute and its partners in the International Consortium for Antimicrobial Stewardship in Agriculture work to promote antibiotic stewardship.

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$19 Million Research Project Seeks to Understand How Management Impacts Soil Health, Farmer Well-Being

An international coalition announced a $19 million research project aimed at understanding how a farmer or ranchers’ grazing management decisions impacts soil health on pasture and rangeland (commonly called grazing lands) and – in turn – how soil health can positively impact a producer’s land and well-being.

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  • 2017

No More Bare Ground

Wind and water carries tons of topsoil, the foundation of life, away from farmland each year. The soil, and its ability to produce food, slowly weakens. Farmers and ranchers are increasingly adopting an old-time armor for soil: cover crops. But they have many questions that still need answered.

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New national research initiative aims to improve cover crops

WASHINGTON DC — The Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR) and Noble Research Institute launched a national cover crop initiative today during a special press conference at the National...