The Lodgepole Complex fire burns in Northeast Montana in July.
MSU agriculture staff feel weight of Lodgepole fires, donate water
August 7, 2017
Staff in the MSU Department of Animal and Range Sciences donated 11,000 pounds of water to the Lodgepole Fire Complex in eastern Montana. Read more...
Montana wheat
MSU Extension offers soil nutrient guidelines for seeding winter wheat
August 7, 2017
Clain Jones, MSU soil fertility Extension specialist, offers soil nutrient guidelines to get winter wheat off on a good start and for optimal use of fertilizer resources. Read more...
Paul LaChapelle
MSU Extension professionals win awards for excellence
July 10, 2017
MSU Extension’s Paul Lachapelle recently earned the national Distinguished Career Award and Micky Zurcher and Tom Harrington won the western region Excellence in Teamwork Award from the National Association of Community Development Extension Professionals Read more...
Wheat shown in Moccassin, Montana
MSU professor recommends methods to boost wheat grain protein mid-season
July 5, 2017
Clain Jones, MSU soil fertility Extension specialist, describes options to boost wheat grain protein. Read more...
Montana State University Extension Agent for Valley County, Shelly Mills.
MSU Extension awards two pesticide trainers for statewide impacts
June 20, 2017
Shelley Mills won a lifetime achievement award, while Mat Walter won an early career achievement award. Read more...
Pulse crops
MSU agronomy farm’s July 7 field day to focus on latest agriculture research
June 19, 2017
The MSU College of Agriculture and Montana Agricultural Experiment Station invite the public to a field day at the Arthur H. Post Agronomy teaching and research farm, five miles west of Bozeman, from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Friday, July 7. Read more...
Signpost at Fort Ellis Farm
June 13 field day at Fort Ellis farm postponed to June 23
June 12, 2017
The field day has been postponed due to bad weather and potential flash flooding. It has been rescheduled for Friday, June 23. Read more...
George Haynes
MSU research may help Montana families better afford child care
June 7, 2017
MSU economist George Haynes was commissioned to develop a survey to analyze child care costs across the state. The state will use the data to help determine subsidy rates for scholarships provided to low-income families to assist with child care costs. Read more...
Jeff Bader, director of Montana State University Extension, has announced his retirement after serving in the role since 2014.
MSU Extension director announces retirement
June 6, 2017
Jeff Bader, director of Montana State University Extension, has announced his retirement after serving in the role since 2014. Read more...
Signpost at Fort Ellis Farm
MSU to host June 13 field day at Fort Ellis farm
May 26, 2017
The day-long public event will focus on principles of organic agriculture. Read more...

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