Reagan Noland is an Extension Agronomist with the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in San Angelo, Texas. Reagan received his B.S. in Natural Resource Management from Angelo State University, M.S. in Agronomy from Texas A&M University, and Ph.D. in Agronomy & Agroecology from the University of Minnesota. His current program efforts seek to integrate new technologies with basic agronomics to advance cropping system resilience and production efficiency. Serving through Extension, a critical focus is on practicality and concrete implications to production. Reagan works to identify tools that are both useful and usable for stakeholders, and to transfer these tools into the hands of growers.