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MSU Extension To Offer New Agriculture Business Development Course On Direct Marketing Meat

Bozeman - Montana State University Extension, in conjunction with Oregon State University, will offer a new agriculture business development course on direct marketing meat. The Western Meat School, Montana Edition, is an online or hybrid learning...

 

MSU's Virtual Celebrate Agriculture Weekend Scheduled For Nov. 13-14

Bozeman - Celebrate Agriculture, an annual weekend-long event held each year by Montana State University’s College of Agriculture, has been scheduled to take place virtually Friday, Nov. 13, and Saturday, Nov. 14. The weekend, which celebrated...

 

MSU Extension Discusses The Benefits Of Montana Medical Care Savings Accounts

Bozeman - Montana State University Extension has published free guidance on Montana Medical Care Savings Accounts, or MSAs. Extension has updated the MontGuide “Montana Medical Care Savings Accounts (MSAs) for the 2020 Tax Year” and is...

 

MSU Extension Offers New Video On Cropland Soil Acidification, Management Options In Montana

Bozeman - A new video from Montana State University Extension shows the impact and causes of soil acidification and offers Montana farmers management options to prevent, adapt to or correct...

 

MSU Extension Suggests Montanans Consider Writing An Ethical Will During Pandemic

Bozeman - Family legacies are often more than just property or money left behind in a will. They may include family values, memories or hopes that the dying may wish to pass down for younger generations. According to Montana State University...

 

Montana State Agriculture To Offer Virtual Field Days

Bozeman - The Montana State University College of Agriculture and Montana Agriculture Experiment Station will host a series of virtual field day events to replace in-person field days for 2020. The usual field days, hosted by MSU’s seven research...

 

Montana State Agriculture To Offer Virtual Field Days

BOZEMAN — The Montana State University College of Agriculture and Montana Agriculture Experiment Station will host a series of virtual field day events to replace in-person field days for 2020. The usual field days, hosted by MSU’s seven...

 
 By MSU News Service    News    July 15, 2020

MSU Extension: Now Is A Good Time To Review Property Titles

Bozeman – Montana State University Extension educators say it is important for people to understand how titling personal property that is owned in joint tenancy with right of survivorship could have unintended consequences. MSU Extension family...

 

MSU Extension Webinar Series About Fruit Production In Eastern Montana Begins June 4

Bozeman — Montana State University Extension in Yellowstone County will host a free webinar series, “Ripening Eastern Montana: The ABCs of Fruit Production,” at 5:30 p.m. each Thursday in June. The live series is designed for those...

 
 By MSU News Service    News    June 3, 2020

MSU Extension Discusses Distribution Of Personal Belongings After Death

Bozeman — After a person’s death, the matter of dividing up their personal belongings can become a complicated matter. According to Montana State University Extension, the Montana Uniform Probate Code allows a person to create a separate list in...

 

MSU Undergraduate Tests Building Material Made Of Crop Byproduct

BOZEMAN - The leftovers of the tall industrial hemp plant often languish on Montana farms because they're difficult to till back into fields or otherwise dispose of. But it's because those stalks are...

 

MSU Extension Calls For Pollution Prevention Award Nominations

BOZEMAN - Montana State University Extension is accepting applications and nominations for the annual EcoStar award, which highlights the efforts of small businesses and organizations that embrace...

 

MSU Economists Cited In Washington Post Article On Farm Bailout

BOZEMAN – The Washington Post recently cited the work of two Montana State University economists in an article on the federal Market Facilitation Program, commonly known as the farm bailout. The...

 

MSU Extension Offers Advice On Opening A Medical Savings Account For State Tax Savings

Bozeman – Opening a Montana medical care savings account by December 31 to help with medical expenses not covered by a health insurance policy or flexible spending account can help individuals save on their state taxes, according to Marsha...

 

MSU's Annual Celebrate Agriculture Weekend Set For November 1 And 2

BOZEMAN – The Montana State University College of Agriculture and Montana Agricultural Experiment Station will host the 20th annual Celebrate Agriculture weekend Nov. 1 and 2 on the MSU...

 

Two New Winter Wheat Varieties To Be Released From MSU Foundation Seed Program

Bozeman – A pair of new winter wheat varieties soon to be released by Montana State University breeders are designed to help address two issues that plague wheat farmers across the state, sawflies and stripe rust fungus, while improving crop...

 

Steer Donations Needed for MSU's Student Steer-A-Year Program

BOZEMAN – Montana ranchers are encouraged to donate a steer for the benefit of the learning and development of next generation agricultural producers. Montana State University's College of...

 

MSU To Purchase Pigs From 4-Hers For Use In Dining Halls

Bozeman, MT — Buyers for Montana State University’s Culinary Services will begin fanning out across the state this week to purchase pigs at 4-H auctions that will end up on the plates of college students. Last year, MSU purchased 42 pigs from...

 

MSU Soil Expert Says Not All Soil Test Kits Provide Accurate Results

Bozeman, MT — There are several factors that gardeners need to consider when choosing a soil test kit to make fertilizer decisions, according to a Montana State University Extension soil expert. Among those factors, according to Clain Jones, MSU...

 

MSU Extension To Offer Farm Management Workshops In Culbertson

BOZEMAN — Montana State University Extension will offer a two day farm management workshop in Culbertson at the Roosevelt County Complex, 307 Broadway on March 13th through the 14th. The workshop will begin at 9:30 am on the 13th and 9:00 am on...

 

MSU Extension To Offer Farm Management Workshops In Culbertson

BOZEMAN — Montana State University Extension will offer a two day farm management workshop in Culbertson at the Roosevelt County Complex, 307 Broadway on March 13th through the 14th. The workshop will begin at 9:30 am on the 13th and 9:00 am on...

 

MSU Proposes Naming Ranch Management Program In Honor Of Dan Scott

BOZEMAN – Montana State University is requesting that the state’s Board of Regents approve naming its proposed ranch management program the Dan Scott Ranch Management Program. The regents will consider the naming request at their March 7-8...

 

Montana and Wyoming Malt Barley and Sugar Beet Symposium set for Jan. 8-9 in Billings

BOZEMAN — Registration is now open for the 2019 Montana and Wyoming Malt Barley and Sugar Beet Symposium, which will be held Jan. 8-9 at the Billings Hotel and Convention Center in Billings. The event is hosted by the Mountain States Crop...

 

Montana and Wyoming Malt Barley and Sugar Beet Symposium set for Jan. 8-9 in Billings

BOZEMAN — Registration is now open for the 2019 Montana and Wyoming Malt Barley and Sugar Beet Symposium, which will be held Jan. 8-9 at the Billings Hotel and Convention Center in Billings. The event is hosted by the Mountain States Crop...

 

Report Highlights MSU's Ag Research in 2018

BOZEMAN — Montana State University has released a report summarizing the university’s agricultural research on subjects ranging from beef breeding to optimizing the protein content of pea crops. The 2018 Research Report, authored by MSU Extension...

 

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