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  • Legacy
  • 2014
  • Winter

The Hay Factor

Forage365 brings to bear all of the Noble Research Institute's expertise in genetic research, plant breeding, economics and agriculture with the express purpose of doing what is considered improbable reducing the need to feed hay.
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  • Legacy
  • 2011
  • Fall 2011

The Next Mendels

Plant breeding has the ability to make a dramatic impact as the need for agricultural products increases.
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  • Noble News and Views
  • 2018
  • May 2018

Noble Releases New Summer-dormant Tall Fescue Cultivar

Chisholm summer-dormant tall fescue is an endophyte-free variety that can provide livestock producers with a persistent, perennial, cool-season grazing option that is adapted to the hot, dry summers typical west of Interstate 35 in Oklahoma and Texas.

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  • Noble News and Views
  • 2019
  • October 2019

Prussic Acid Poisoning in Grazing Livestock

To prevent prussic acid poisoning, livestock should not graze sorghum or sorghum-sudan grass hybrids immediately after frost, drought or other stress.

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  • Areas of Research

Plant Breeding

Plant breeding is the science of changing plant genetics to create new varieties with increased productivity or value-added traits, such as drought tolerance, nutritional value or disease resistance....
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  • Annual Report
  • 2017 Annual Report

Improving a Solution

Plant scientists see the ways agriculture can be more environmentally friendly. They have ideas for tools to help farmers and ranchers. To solve some of the planet’s most pressing problems. And now they seek to overcome a philosophical division with a new vision in plant breeding.

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  • Annual Report
  • 2018 Annual Report

From Research To A Field Near You

Noble Research Institute develops improved varieties of small grains (wheat, rye, triticale and oat) and perennial cool-season forages (tall fescue and alfalfa). Since 1956, Noble Research Institute has released 25 forage varieties.

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  • Noble News and Views
  • 2020
  • April 2020

Seed Certification: What Is It and What Does It Mean for You?

The certified seed tag is an assurance that the seed inside the bag is the variety stated and it has met the required standards for germination and purity by the inspecting agency.