Studying disaster-ravaged forests
Competing in RecycleMania
Lecture on reproductive efficiency in cattle to be held March 24
The H. Allen and Ann Tucker Lectureship Seminar Series will feature Milo Wiltbank from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. March 24.
MSU sophomore nominated for Udall Scholarship
Elizabeth Brajevich, a sophomore at MSU, has been nominated for the Udall Scholarship.View story photos
MSU Extension informs livestock farmers to monitor manure
MSU Extension educators are sharing information about the impact cold weather and heavy rain can have on livestock farmers.
Cashing in on Carbon Cash
A team of MSU students advanced to the Entrepreneurial Eight and will compete in the finals of Student Startup Madness, a partner program of South By Southwest Interactive, on March 10. The event pits teams of entrepreneurial college students against each other in a startup business designing and pitching contest.
Livestock found ganging up on pandas at the bamboo buffet
Pandas, it turns out, aren't celebrating the Year of the Horse. Livestock, particularly horses, have been identified as a significant threat to panda survival. The reason: They're beating the pandas to the bamboo buffet. A paper by MSU panda habitat experts recently published in the Journal for Nature Conservation explores an oft-hidden yet significant conflict in conservation.View story photos
MSU Extension celebrates 100th birthday
In May of 1914, President Woodrow Wilson signed legislation that extended the land grant university concept beyond campus’s and into communities.
MSU to host director of agricultural experiment station association
The North Central Regional Association of Agricultural Experiment Station Directors has appointed Jeff Jacobsen as its executive director.
MSU Extension to host webinars on weed removal
MSU Extension educators will be hosting webinars explaining an alternative to herbicides to manage weeds that grow in orchards and vineyards. The webinars will be held from 12 to 3 p.m. March 4 and 5.
William Taylor: Mentoring helps others reach their dreams
In 1979 I was a professor at the University of Missouri and I wasn’t looking for a new position.View story photos
MSU advances algae’s viability as a biofuel
Lab success doesn’t always translate to real-world success. A team of MSU scientists, however, has invented a new technology that increases the odds of helping algae-based biofuels cross that gap and come closer to reality.View story photos