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Friday, July 2, 2010

Museum of the Rockies hosts 9th annual Wine Classic

Enjoy exquisite food and wine on the Museum grounds as you celebrate more than 50 years of Museum excellence and peruse fabulous auction items. Read more...

Gardeners advised to watch for late blight on tomatoes and potatoes

Montana State University plant pathology specialists say weather conditions in Montana are ideal for late blight, the disease that caused the Irish Potato Famine in the 1840s, and they urge home gardeners to watch for signs of the disease on tomatoes and potatoes in home gardens to inhibit its spread to commercial crops. Read more...

MontanaPBS upgrades translator, improving service in Butte and surrounding communities

The upgraded translator allows people in the viewing area to have improved access to five channels that comprise public television in Montana.  MontanaPBS serves more than 150 communities around the state. Read more...

Class covers Excel tips and tricks

The class is appropriate for both power users and those who only occasionally use Excel, according to instructor Connie Campbell. Read more...

Cherry study takes root

Patricia McGlynn, the Montana State University extension agent for Flathead County who is leading the study, indicated that the goal is to find cherry varieties that will ripen even later in the season than the traditional Lamberts, extending the harvest season well beyond that of Washington and other Northwest cherry producers. Read more...

Details set for Cats' Classic fun run

The races will take place on Saturday, August 28 with an 8:30 a.m. start for the 5K and 10K races. The 1K for kids will follow at 10:00. Read more...

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This Week at MSU

Friday, July 2

"Julius Caesar"


Saturday, July 3

MSU Extension at Farmers Market


Big Sky Institute Hike: Wildflowers - enrollment limited, please call to register


"Julius Caesar" and special reading of Declaration of Independence


Monday, July 5

No classes, offices closed in observance of Independence Day

Tuesday, July 6

Big Sky Institute Soup, Salad and Science Dinner - registration required


Making Scents of Wine at Museum of the Rockies


Thursday, July 8

MontanaPBS'"11th and Grant with Erik Funk" presents Jeremy Morton


Friday, July 9

Purchase your tickets to great shows at the Brick

Saturday, July 10

Wine Classic