Torrion in wheat field
MSU professor finds irrigation timing benefits wheat yield and quality
October 11, 2017
MSU College of Agriculture and Montana Agricultural Experiment Station professors recently published an article in the journal Crop Science that found yield and quality benefits with timed irrigation applications to hard red spring wheat. Read more...
Western Lands lecturers
MSU American West series begins Oct. 2 with lecture by author Claire Vaye Watkins
September 12, 2017
The award-winning novelist, short story writer and faculty member at the University of Michigan will read selections from her fiction that reflect the inspiration she draws from her Western roots and will discuss regionalism and the West in her work. Read more...
Trisheena Kills Pretty Enemy Microbiology Student
MSU research excels, setting record of $130.8 million in research and contracts expenditures
August 29, 2017
MSU recorded one of its strongest years ever for research in fiscal year 2017, setting a new record of more than $130.8 million in research and contract expenditures. Read more...
Robert Rydell Wins Turpie Prize
Robert Rydell named MSU American studies director
August 17, 2017
The historian, professor and author will lead the program in the College of Letters and Science that draws on many disciplines at MSU, including anthropology, the arts, archaeology, Native American Studies, geography and history Read more...
MSU to host national conference July 19-21 to address health care needs of 'frail elders'
July 13, 2017
The conference will bring together more than two dozen leaders in nursing, medicine and social work to discuss a better system of care for the frail elderly -- the most vulnerable members of the country’s aging population. Read more...
Chengci Chen at EARC
Chen research matches environmental factors to pea genetics to increase crop yield and protein content
June 21, 2017
MSU research, recently published in Agronomy Journal, finds that attuning environmental conditions with pea genetics produces higher yield and more protein for Montana farmers. 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
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...
Montana State University agriculture professor Luther Talbert works with students at the Post Farm experiment station in Bozeman.
MSU professor named Crop Science Society of America fellow
April 20, 2017
Luther Talbert, a professor in the MSU Department of Plant Sciences and Plant Pathology, was recently recognized for his contributions to agronomy. Read more...

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