MSU Extension releases new MontGuides covering crop-damaging insect pests
February 11, 2016
New pest fact sheets are available for cereal leaf beetle and pea leaf weevil. Read more...
Before and after of bee specimen.
MSU to offer beginners’ beekeeping class Feb. 20
February 10, 2016
The one-day class will be held on the MSU campus and will cover topics such as honey bee biology, hive types, pests and other problems, as well as how to order supplies and assemble a hive. Read more...
Wetlands in Bozeman, Mont.
Montana Water Center awards grants to Montana faculty and graduate students
February 4, 2016
The eight grantees, from MSU, Montana Tech and UM, will study issues such as natural water storage and nitrogen cycling. Read more...
MSU professor Mark Young will discuss how MSU research in Yellowstone National Park is expanding our understanding of the role viruses play in the world. The lecture is set for 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 9, at the Museum of the Rockies' Hager Auditorium.
MSU researchers develop new process for discovering viruses
February 3, 2016
The research was published in January in the Journal of Virology, a biweekly journal of the American Society for Microbiology. Read more...
Montana Noxious Weed Education Campaign
Montana Noxious Weed Education Campaign has new online course for realtors
February 1, 2016
The Montana Noxious Weed Education Campaign, a cooperative effort that includes the Montana Department of Agriculture and Montana State University, has a new online training course for realtors. Read more...
Mark Jutila
MSU’s provost’s lecturer series continues Feb. 16 with talk by immunologist Mark Jutila
January 25, 2016
MSU professor Mark Jutila will speak on the journey of a white blood cell — and his own journey as an immunologist — when he presents the next installment of the Provost’s Distinguished Lecturer Series on Tuesday, Feb. 16. Read more...
Raina Plowright
Study shows bat deaths worldwide rising due to human causes
January 20, 2016
A new study co-authored by MSU’s Raina Plowright has found that collisions with wind turbines and the outbreak of white-nose syndrome lead the reported causes of mass death in bats since 2000. Read more...
Egan field.
MSU Montana Agricultural Experiment Station releases wheat variety resistant to major pest
January 19, 2016
The Montana State University Montana Agricultural Experiment Station has released a new spring wheat variety, Egan, that is resistant to the orange blossom wheat midge. It is the first-ever certified variety intended to be blended with other seed. Read more...
MSU faculty create agriculture and Extension research report for Montana producers
January 4, 2016
Montana State University College of Agriculture and MSU Extension faculty have created a report for Montana agricultural producers that highlights research-based information for the state’s agricultural and Extension community. Read more...
MSU researchers find Montana producers who grow cover crops cite soil health as main reason
December 10, 2015
Montana producers shared with MSU researchers their perceptions and management of cover crops, and the barriers and incentives for cover crop adoption. Read more...

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