Six MSU-affiliated students receive NSF Graduate Research Fellowships.
MSU awarded grant to research biofuel, carbon capture technologies for Upper Missouri River Basin
October 26, 2016
The $6 million grant will partner MSU with two other universities with the goal of reducing carbon dioxide concentrations while maintaining food security, water quality, biodiversity and other benefits provided by the UMRB. Read more...
Fulbright Scholar Matthew Stott
Visiting Fulbright scholar studies microbes found in Yellowstone National Park’s hot springs
October 26, 2016
New Zealand microbiologist Matthew Stott is at MSU to research microbes found in Yellowstone National Park’s geothermal springs and compare them to those found in New Zealand’s Taupō Volcanic Zone. He will give a free public lecture Nov. 1. Read more...
Towne's Harvest Garden Celebrates 10th Anniversary
MSU’s Towne’s Harvest Garden celebrates 10-year anniversary
October 20, 2016
A celebration of the 10-year anniversary of Towne’s Harvest Garden is set for 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29, in SUB Ballroom A. Read more...
Montana State University professor and polar ecologist John Priscu, center, inspects samples from subglacial Antarctica in his lab in Bozeman, Mont., with graduate students Trista Vick-Majors, left, and Alex Michaud. MSU photo by Kelly Gorham
MSU scientist plays key role in publishing extensive research on climate-driven Antarctic changes
October 19, 2016
John Priscu, a professor in the MSU Department of Land Resources and Environmental Sciences, composed an editorial and co-authored three papers in a special section devoted to the subject in the October issue of BioScience. Read more...
MSU Extension offers information on selecting fertilizer nitrogen rates
October 14, 2016
Selecting nitrogen fertilizer rates for next year's crop depends in part on this year's rain and harvest. Read more...
Soil Scientist Participates in Mars Simulation
MSU alumna spends year in solar-powered dome as part of simulated Mars mission
October 5, 2016
Carmel Johnston, of Whitefish, served as commander of the mission, which included five other researchers. Johnston earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from MSU’s Department of Land Resources and Environmental Sciences. Read more...
Jim Hagenbarth
MSU to honor Jim Hagenbarth as Outstanding Agricultural Leader
October 4, 2016
MSU has named Jim Hagenbarth of Hagenbarth Livestock in Dillon the 2016 Outstanding Agricultural Leader. The public is invited to congratulate Hagenbarth at a Montana-made breakfast to be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 12, at MSU. Read more...
John Priscu
MSU researchers receive $1 million grant to probe unexplored Antarctic lake
October 3, 2016
The three-year project, called Subglacial Antarctic Lakes Scientific Access (SALSA), could significantly advance understanding of Antarctica's sub-ice ecosystems. Read more...
Montana Noxious Weed Education Campaign
Registration for Montana realtor noxious weed online training course opens Oct. 3
September 29, 2016
The course is designed to provide Montana realtors with research-based integrated weed management tools and to promote weed resources that are available to their potential clients. Read more...
MSU to host agricultural outlook conference Nov. 11
September 29, 2016
The Montana State University Department of Agricultural Economics and Economics and MSU Extension will host an agricultural economics conference, “Agricultural Production Trends and Changing Food Systems." Read more...

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