Equine students to compete, sell more than 30 young horses April 10-11
March 23, 2015
Equine students at Montana State University and the University of Montana Western will be selling more than 30 young horses as part of the Top of the West Horse Sale at the Copper Spring Ranch near Bozeman. Read more...
High tunnel at the MSU Horticulture Farm.
MSU greenhouse study seeks input from Montana vegetable growers
March 20, 2015
Researchers at MSU plan to survey the current use of high tunnel greenhouses across the state of Montana. They will then use that data to recommend management practices and vegetable varieties that grow best in high tunnels in the shoulder seasons. Read more...
New grant establishes MSU, Noble Foundation as global hubs for coordinating nitrogen fixation research
March 19, 2015
MSU and the Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation have received federal funding to establish a global network focused on the supply, use and loss of nitrogen by plants. Read more...
Link between domestic violence, football to be discussed April 2 at MSU
March 18, 2015
A free public lecture about the link between domestic violence and wins and losses by professional football teams will be given April 2 at MSU. Read more...
Domestic sheep.
MSU organic farming study finds diverse benefits using sheep
March 18, 2015
Using domestic sheep rather than traditional farming equipment to manage fallow and terminate cover crops may enable farmers who grow organic crops to save money, reduce tillage, manage weeds and pests, and reduce the risk of soil erosion. Read more...
MSU summer youth camp seeking faculty and grad student leaders
March 17, 2015
Organizers of a summer youth camp at Montana State University are seeking faculty and graduate students who would like to deliver a weeklong, hands-on workshop for high-ability, high-potential kids entering grades 5-7. Read more...
Bob Lee
MSU to award honorary doctorate to respected leader in the agricultural community
March 12, 2015
Robert E. “Bob” Lee, a rancher from Judith Gap, will receive an honorary doctorate from MSU during the university’s spring commencement, set for May 9. Read more...
MSU students walk across campus.
MSU sets new spring enrollment record with 14,323 students
March 11, 2015
The number is 221 more students than the previous spring enrollment of 14,102 students. It also represents five percent growth over the past two years. Read more...
Free documentary on young farmers, ranchers to be shown March 18 at MSU
March 6, 2015
"Farmland," a documentary film that takes an intimate look at the lives of six young farmers and ranchers, will be shown on Wednesday, March 18, at Montana State University. Read more...
Carly Urban
MSU professor’s study finds financial education programs improve credit outcomes for young adults
March 2, 2015
Carly Urban, assistant professor in MSU’s Department of Agricultural Economics and Economics, and researchers from the Federal Reserve Board and the Center for Financial Security at the University of Wisconsin-Madison prepared the study. Read more...

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