Michelle Flenniken
MSU scientist who studies honey bee health earns prestigious NSF CAREER Award
April 6, 2017
Michelle Flenniken, a virologist in MSU’s College of Agriculture, will use the award to continue her research on the defense mechanisms honey bees use against viruses. Read more...
Wheat shown in Moccassin, Montana
MSU-developed wheat varieties most planted in Montana in 2016
March 17, 2017
MSU’s Montana Agricultural Experiment Station developed the wheat varieties, which accounted for more than half of all wheat planted in the state in 2016. Read more...
annual bug buffet
29th annual MSU Bug Buffet set for Feb. 24
February 16, 2017
Food security and sustainable food production will be among the topics of discussion at the event, to be held from noon - 4 p.m. in the Strand Union Building, Ballroom A. Read more...
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MSU Extension pulse production workshops set for Feb. 15
February 3, 2017
The workshops, in Conrad and Fort Benton, will cover production, marketing, insurance, disease management and related topics. Read more...
Michelle Flenniken
Honey bee health to be discussed at March 28 Café Scientifique
January 25, 2017
Michelle Flenniken will present “What's Killing the Bees? The Impacts of Pathogens and other Factors on Honey Bee Health” on March 28 at 6 p.m. at the Baxter Hotel Ballroom in Bozeman. The event is free and open to the public. Read more...
Chaofu Lu Receives Grant from Department of Energy
MSU scientist wins $1.2 million federal grant to improve camelina seed qualities
January 17, 2017
The U.S. Department of Energy awarded the grant to Chaofu Lu, MSU associate professor of plant science, to research ways to improve the usefulness of the ancient crop that has the potential for biofuel production. Read more...
Pulse Crop Breeder Kevin McPhee Arrives at Montana State
MSU hires new pulse crop breeder
January 12, 2017
Montana State University has hired Kevin McPhee to develop a pulse crop research program that will reflect Montana’s growing pulse industry in dryland agriculture. Read more...
Kristen Blackler. Rufus T. Firefly Award for Innovative Service
MSU to honor top faculty and staff
January 4, 2017
Nineteen members of MSU’s faculty and staff will receive their awards at the 2017 Spring Convocation, to be held Jan. 10. Read more...
Bumble Bee Researchers Author Book
MSU faculty and graduate student document first-ever Montana bumble bee species record, publish paper
January 3, 2017
The paper was published this week in the Annals of the Entomological Society of America. Co-authors were MSU’s Michael Ivie, Kevin O’Neill, Casey Delphia and Amelia Dolan. Read more...
MSU to host barley and sugarbeet symposium Jan. 10-11
December 13, 2016
Montana State University, in conjunction with the University of Wyoming, will host a malt barley and sugarbeet symposium at the Big Horn Resort in Billings. Read more...

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