honeybees arriving at MSU
New honey bees arrive at MSU Horticulture Farm, support pollinator research
April 26, 2016
The Flenniken Laboratory at MSU recently installed six new honey bee colonies at its research site and pollinator garden. Read more...
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MSU Extension announces new soil fertility publication
April 19, 2016
The Soil Scoop, a new two-page series from MSU's Soil Fertility Extension program, provides condensed information on assorted soil fertility topics. Read more...
Paul Stoy
MSU researcher who linked farming technique to cooler temps earns prestigious NSF CAREER Award
April 6, 2016
Paul Stoy, MSU assistant professor of land resources and environmental sciences, has received a $500,000 CAREER Award from the NSF. Read more...
MSU rodeo team athlete Weston Brown
MSU rodeo student-athlete juggles rigorous academic program with demanding athletic schedule
April 5, 2016
In addition to working toward dual bachelor’s degrees in finance and agricultural business, Weston Brown rides for the MSU Rodeo team, competing in saddle bronc, calf roping, steer wrestling and team roping events. Read more...
Josh Carter Goldwater Scholar
Three MSU students receive prestigious Goldwater Scholarships
April 1, 2016
MSU students Josh Carter, Zane Huttinga and John Ryter have received 2016 Goldwater Scholarships, the nation's premier scholarship for undergraduates studying math, natural sciences and engineering. Read more...
MSU announces finalists, public seminars for Nancy Cameron Beef Physiology Chair
March 18, 2016
Researchers and educators from universities in Oregon and South Africa are finalists for the Nancy Cameron Beef Physiology Chair at MSU. The candidates will visit campus for interviews and public research seminars from March 21-April 7. Read more...
HIlleman in lab
Vaccine development experts to speak at MSU symposium April 22-23
March 17, 2016
MSU will host a symposium April 22-23 featuring some of the nation’s most noted experts in vaccine development. The symposium is named for Maurice Hilleman, a 1941 MSU graduate who saved the lives of millions by developing a wide array of vaccines. Read more...
Montana nutrition conference, livestock forum set for April 19-20 in Bozeman
March 14, 2016
The theme of this year’s conference is “Challenges and Opportunities of Cow Herd Expansion.” South Dakota ranchers Stacy and Troy Hadrick will be featured speakers. Read more...
annual bug buffet
28th annual bug buffet set for Feb. 26
February 22, 2016
Food security and sustainable food production will be the topic of discussion at the event, to be held from noon - 4 p.m. in the Strand Union Building, Leigh Lounge. MSU Catering will provide the special menu. Read more...
Blake Wiedenheft
MSU microbiologists advance CRISPR research, publish findings in Nature
February 19, 2016
The research published in Nature brings to light an understanding of how CRISPRs differentiate virus’ DNA from its own genetic material. Without this ability, the anti-viral measures would damage the host cell. Read more...

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