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 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...
John Priscu
MSU’s John Priscu named Montana University System Regents Professor
November 16, 2015
The renowned polar scientist who studies the microbial ecology of Antarctic ecosystems has been named a Regents Professor, the most prestigious designation to be attained by a professor in the Montana University System. Read more...
Hayden Ferguson host of Montana Ag Live
MSU to rededicate remodeled soils teaching lab during Celebrate Agriculture event
October 29, 2015
The MSU College of Agriculture will honor MSU Professor Emeritus Hayden Ferguson with a teaching laboratory rededication for his work and service in supporting Montana agriculture. Read more...
MSU to participate in Adopt a Trailhead Montana kick-off
September 24, 2015
MSU to participate in Adopt A Trailhead Montana kick-off event on Saturday, Sept. 26, as part of a National Public Lands Day celebration. Read more...
Celebrate Agriculture
MSU to host agriculture celebration Nov. 5-7
September 24, 2015
Montana State University’s College of Agriculture and the Montana Agricultural Experiment Station will host the 16th annual Celebrate Agriculture event on campus Nov. 5-7. Read more...
Alexa Azure
MSU online master’s graduate studies results of fracking brine water spill
September 15, 2015
MSU land resources and environmental sciences graduate student Alexa Azure studied the impacts of the biggest brine water spill in North Dakota. Read more...
MSU plant ecologist co-chairs workshop in Sweden
June 15, 2015
MSU plant ecologist Lisa Rew co-chaired a workshop in Sweden on “Biosecurity in Mountains and High Latitudes.” Read more...
Photo courtesy Jack Brookshire
MSU study shows long-term decline in grassland productivity in Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem
May 14, 2015
MSU researchers have published their findings that increases in aridity have caused a long-term decline in grassland productivity. Read more...
Research plot.
MSU scientists find higher economic returns when grain growers use pulse crops instead of fallow
May 12, 2015
A group of Montana State University scientists recently published a study in Agronomy Journal that found wheat producers can earn more by planting pea in their rotation, instead of using only wheat or leaving a field completely fallow. Read more...

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