The Lodgepole Complex fire burns in Northeast Montana in July.
MSU agriculture staff feel weight of Lodgepole fires, donate water
August 7, 2017
Staff in the MSU Department of Animal and Range Sciences donated 11,000 pounds of water to the Lodgepole Fire Complex in eastern Montana. Read more...
Lambing at Montana State Red Bluff Research Ranch
MSU lambing season full of life lessons
June 8, 2017
The Montana Agricultural Experiment Station’s Red Bluff Ranch recently completed its annual lambing season with the help of students in the Montana State University College of Agriculture. Read more...
MSU Range Management Team
MSU students take home awards at international range management competition
May 2, 2017
Members of MSU's Range Management Club placed in contests held at the International Society of Range Management's annual meeting that tested their knowledge in rangeland management and plant identification. Senior Noah Davis took second place overall. Read more...
Sheep at Red Bluff Research Center
MSU Farm to Campus program encourages consumption of MSU-grown meat, local products
April 27, 2017
With the recent purchase of 30 lambs raised by MSU’s Department of Animal and Range Sciences, MSU Culinary Services now purchases more than 20 percent of its food from local producers. Read more...
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MSU Extension offers Advanced Genetic Technology in Beef Cattle lectureship May 8-9
April 26, 2017
The lectureship aims to strengthen foundational understanding of genetic principles and build on them to allow attendees to apply advanced genetic technologies to commercial cattle production. Read more...
Craig Carr Assistant Professor of Rangeland Ecology
MSU agriculture professor wins teaching award
April 20, 2017
Craig Carr, an assistant professor of rangeland ecology in the MSU College of Agriculture, received the Range Science Education Council’s Early Career Undergraduate Teaching award in February. Read more...
Colt Starting Class
MSU students train wild mustangs for Montana nonprofit that helps veterans
April 19, 2017
Students in MSU’s equine science program helped prepare the horses for the Heroes and Horses organization. The organization uses the horses to help combat veterans overcome emotional trauma through mountain pack trips. Read more...
Horse and rider.
MSU equine science students to host April 7-8 horse sale and riding competition
April 5, 2017
Colts that MSU equine science students have started and trained will be sold at the 11th annual Top of the West horse sale and collegiate riding competition, set for April 7-8 at Copper Spring Ranch near Bozeman. Read more...
MSU to co-host annual Montana Nutrition Conference and Livestock Forum
March 13, 2017
The MSU Department of Animal and Range Sciences and the Montana Feed Association will host the annual Montana Nutrition Conference and Livestock Forum on April 11-12 at the GranTree Inn in Bozeman. Read more...
Graduate Student Elizabeth Flesch Co-Authors Paper on Citizen Scientists
MSU doctoral student co-authors paper describing how citizen scientists contribute to mountain goat research
February 14, 2017
The paper compares data on mountain goat location and population trends that volunteers collected through Glacier National Park’s High Country Citizen Science Project to that collected by career scientists. Read more...

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