Montana Agricultural Experiment Station appoints new Eastern Agricultural Research Center superintendent
April 9, 2015
MSU officials announced this week that Chengci Chen, professor of cropping systems for the Montana Agricultural Experiment Station (MAES) and MSU College of Agriculture, has been appointed the new superintendent of the Eastern Agricultural Research Center Read more...
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Northern Ag Research Center building to be named in honor of Gregg Carlson
March 11, 2015
The Northern Agricultural Research Center’s office/lab building will be named the Gregg R. Carlson Agricultural Science Center in honor of Gregg Carlson, the retired agronomist and superintendent of the center. Read more...
Wheat fields.
MSU Alumni Foundation halfway to $5 million fundraising goal for first endowed plant sciences chair
February 12, 2015
MSU is now hiring the first-ever Montana Plant Sciences Endowed Chair, thanks to the support of more than 60 Montana grain producers who have helped raise $2.5 million – half of the $5 million goal – for the position. Read more...
2015 Spring Convocation Faculty Award Winners
MSU honors top faculty and staff
January 5, 2015
Twenty-one members of MSU's faculty and staff received awards at the 2015 Spring Convocation held Jan. 13. Read more...
MSU mental health research center to receive $500,000
December 11, 2014
The Center for Mental Health Research and Recovery at MSU will receive $500,000 to advance its research as part of a settlement reached by Montana Insurance Commissioner Monica Lindeen and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Montana. Read more...
WTI selected for new centers
Highway administration selects MSU’s Western Transportation Institute to lead new centers
December 9, 2014
As the recipient of two federal grants for establishing new transportation centers, the Western Transportation Institute will take a nationally prominent role in saving lives in rural America and training our current and future transportation workforce. Read more...
MSU specialists to speak at regional barley and sugarbeet symposium
December 8, 2014
Specialists from MSU, University of Wyoming and North Dakota State University, as well as experts from industry, will speak about current agricultural challenges facing Montana and Wyoming crop producers at a regional barley and sugarbeet symposium. Read more...
Crop and Pest Management School set for Jan. 5-7 at MSU
November 18, 2014
A workshop on small grain production in Montana will be held Jan. 5-7 at MSU’s Burns Technology Center. Read more...
Eric Boyd
MSU researcher to help lead $7 million project into rock-powered life
October 9, 2014
MSU scientist Eric Boyd is deputy director on a new NASA-funded project to investigate the origins and future of life in the universe. Read more...
MSU’s Southern Agricultural Research Center working with USDA after finding genetically engineered wheat at center
September 26, 2014
The USDA today made its first public comment on the discovery of genetically engineered wheat at MSU’s Southern Agricultural Research Center. There is no evidence that any genetically engineered wheat has entered commerce. Read more...

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