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The Noble Research Institute is committed to developing better prepared leaders in the agriculture industry. By modifying the already successful Lloyd Noble Scholars in Agriculture program, we built a unique experience that bridged textbook learning and the future needs of agriculture.
A majority of our time at the Noble Research Institute the past few weeks has been consumed by the scholars' annual grazing project, consisting of prairie species identification and what seemed like endless moving of cattle. Through this process, we became relatively knowledgeable about these native grasslands and all that the prairie encompasses, which up to this point I had only read about in books.
A week ago during a quick agricultural consultants meeting, a tour group from the Universidad Autonoma Chapingo was mentioned. The group would be traveling 18 hours from just northeast of Mexico City to visit the Noble Research Institute and I would have the opportunity to assist with the tour.
We started analyzing GrowSafe Beef data today. The GrowSafe Beef system is a ginormous database and the focus of my summer here with the Noble Research Institute.
When I first heard about the Noble Research Institute's Lloyd Noble Scholars in Agriculture program, I was skeptical about moving to a small city. But with what I know now, I shouldn't have been.
One of my projects while interning with the Noble Research Institute was a "mob," or high stock density grazing, simulation.
For more than a decade, college students from across the country have joined the Noble Research Institute as Lloyd Noble Scholars in Agriculture and Plant Science. Here is what some of them are doing now.
Each summer, the Noble Research Institute provides more than a dozen college students with a life-changing experience, not just an internship.
Meet Amber Oerly, from Boonville, Missouri, whose trip to the Noble Research Institute in 2018 inspired her to become a 2019 Lloyd Noble Scholar in Agriculture.