Clain Jones
MSU Extension specialist explains nitrogen fertilizer management to minimize loss
May 5, 2017
A new online presentation explains the processes that lead to nitrogen fertilizer loss to the air and presents nitrogen fertilizer management practices to reduce this loss. Read more...
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MSU Extension specialist offers fertilizer management information
May 4, 2017
Clain Jones offers tools for small grain producers to help optimize nitrogen fertilizer management in times of low commodity prices. Read more...
Clain Jones
MSU Extension offers pulse crop fertilization information
April 20, 2017
Clain Jones, MSU Extension soil fertility specialist, outlines the unique soil fertility needs of pulse crops in contrast to small grains. Read more...
2017 Employee Recognition Awards
MSU names annual winners of Celebrating Excellence in Service and Employee of the Year awards
April 20, 2017
Eight individuals and one team were named winners of Montana State University’s 28th annual Celebrating Excellence in Service and Employee of the Year awards in a ceremony held April 20. Read more...
Scholar Matthew Bain
MSU student wins prestigious Udall Scholarship
April 17, 2017
Mathew Bain, a junior Honors College student from Missoula who is majoring in environmental science, won the scholarship in the environmental policy category. Bain is also minoring in Hispanic studies and is currently on a student exchange in Chile. Read more...
Montana Noxious Weed Education Campaign
Montana realtor noxious weed online training course opens April 17
April 12, 2017
The course is designed to provide Montana realtors with integrated weed management information and to promote weed resources that are available to their potential clients. Read more...
Christine Foreman and Heidi Smith
MSU scientists publish study on glacial carbon cycle
April 3, 2017
The paper in Nature Geosciences marks a major discovery about how microbial communities in melting glaciers contribute to the Earth’s carbon cycle, a finding that has global implications as Earth’s glaciers shrink in response to warming climate. Read more...
Jeff Littlefield. Excellence in Outreach Award.
MSU scientist earns recognition for his efforts to manage Montana’s noxious weeds
March 27, 2017
Jeffrey Littlefield, director of MSU’s Biological Containment Facility, has been awarded the Barb Mullin Lifetime Achievement Award from the Montana Weed Control Association for his work in managing noxious weeds in Montana through the use of insects. Read more...
Emery Three Irons
MSU graduate student receives more than $60,000 scholarship from National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
February 14, 2017
Emery Three Irons will use the scholarship to continue researching water quality on Montana's largest Indian reservation. Read more...
Graduate Student Elizabeth Flesch Co-Authors Paper on Citizen Scientists
MSU doctoral student co-authors paper describing how citizen scientists contribute to mountain goat research
February 14, 2017
The paper compares data on mountain goat location and population trends that volunteers collected through Glacier National Park’s High Country Citizen Science Project to that collected by career scientists. Read more...

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