Doug Holen
MSU hires Doug Holen as new Foundation Seed Program manager
May 24, 2016
As manager, Holen will oversee the MSU Foundation Seed program, which provides foundation seed to statewide producer partners, primarily from the university’s spring and winter wheat and barley breeding programs. Read more...
Hikmet Budak
Budak brings international perspective to improve Montana’s wheat crop
May 24, 2016
Hikmet Budak, MSU’s first Montana Plant Sciences Endowed Chair, brings the world’s most up-to-date research to help the university improve wheat that will stand up to the traditional stressors of Montana’s most important crop. Read more...
Eastern Agricultural Research Station.
MSU to host annual agricultural research center field days across Montana
May 10, 2016
Montana State University's College of Agriculture and Montana Agricultural Experiment Station will host free summer 2016 field days for the public from June 21-July 28 at the university’s research centers across the state and in Bozeman. Read more...
MSU and MSU Alumni Foundation announce DelCurto as endowed chair in range beef cattle production
May 6, 2016
Timothy DelCurto of Oregon State University has verbally agreed to fill the position of the Nancy Cameron Endowed Chair in Range Beef Cattle Production in College of Agriculture’s Department of Animal and Range Sciences. Read more...
scott and sari, MSU, w ice patch 2015
MSU archaeologist explains crisis to artifacts spurred by global warming in April 21 lecture
April 19, 2016
MSU archaeologist Craig Lee discusses the cultural and scientific importance of identifying sites and artifacts that are being revealed by melting mountain ice patches before the materials are scattered, looted or disappear. Read more...
Egan field.
MSU Montana Agricultural Experiment Station releases wheat variety resistant to major pest
January 19, 2016
The Montana State University Montana Agricultural Experiment Station has released a new spring wheat variety, Egan, that is resistant to the orange blossom wheat midge. It is the first-ever certified variety intended to be blended with other seed. Read more...
A farmer near Great Falls inspects a mid-summer wheat crop.
MSU-developed varieties are top planted wheat crops in Montana this year
December 3, 2015
Wheat varieties developed by the MSU Montana Agricultural Experiment Station were the most commonly planted wheat crops in the state in 2015. Read more...
MSU research satellite destroyed in rocket launch Tuesday
November 4, 2015
A small 4-inch cube satellite with 3-D printing technology assembled and tested at MSU was destroyed when the experimental U.S. military rocket that carried it failed shortly after launch from Hawaii Tuesday. Read more...
Pat Carr.
MSU hires nationally renowned cropping systems scientist
October 29, 2015
In February, Patrick Carr will join the faculty of MSU’s Central Agricultural Research Center at Moccasin as an associate professor of cropping systems. Read more...
Max and Kirsti Cederberg
MSU to honor outstanding agricultural leaders
October 2, 2015
Lola Raska, executive vice president of the Montana Grain Growers Association, and Max and Kirsti Cederberg, owners of the Hot Rod Ranch of Turner, have been named the 2015 Outstanding Agricultural Leaders. Read more...

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