Montana State University agriculture professor Luther Talbert works with students at the Post Farm experiment station in Bozeman.
MSU professor named Crop Science Society of America fellow
April 20, 2017
Luther Talbert, a professor in the MSU Department of Plant Sciences and Plant Pathology, was recently recognized for his contributions to agronomy. Read more...
Clain Jones
MSU Extension offers pulse crop fertilization information
April 20, 2017
Clain Jones, MSU Extension soil fertility specialist, outlines the unique soil fertility needs of pulse crops in contrast to small grains. 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...
Scholar Matthew Bain
MSU student wins prestigious Udall Scholarship
April 17, 2017
Mathew Bain, a junior Honors College student from Missoula who is majoring in environmental science, won the scholarship in the environmental policy category. Bain is also minoring in Hispanic studies and is currently on a student exchange in Chile. Read more...
Montana Noxious Weed Education Campaign
Montana realtor noxious weed online training course opens April 17
April 12, 2017
The course is designed to provide Montana realtors with integrated weed management information and to promote weed resources that are available to their potential clients. Read more...
Michelle Flenniken
MSU scientist who studies honey bee health earns prestigious NSF CAREER Award
April 6, 2017
Michelle Flenniken, a virologist in MSU’s College of Agriculture, will use the award to continue her research on the defense mechanisms honey bees use against viruses. 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...
Prashnat Jha tests for herbicide-resistant kochia
MSU develops technology to help growers fight herbicide-resistant weed
April 4, 2017
MSU weed scientist Prashant Jha and optical scientist Joe Shaw developed the technology that detects herbicide-resistant kochia weed in crop fields, which allows farmers to target their spraying. Read more...
Shannon Arnold, Agricultural Education
MSU wins grant to increase awareness of federal agricultural programs
March 29, 2017
Shannon Arnold, associate professor of agricultural education, will manage the nearly $100,000 grant, which aims to promote USDA Farm Service Agency programs to new and non-traditional producers. Read more...

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