Our research centers provide the foundation upon which the research and teaching missions
of the university stay relevant to needs of agriculture in the state. Each center addresses the diverse climatological, ecological and environmental challenges
faced by agricultural communities around the state. Much of the work done at the centers
collaborates with scientists on the MSU-Bozeman campus, nationwide experts, the USDA
and private industry.
Variety and breeding line evaluation
Beef cattle genetics and production
Multi-species cropping systems
Integrated pest management
Soil fertility research
The MAES research centers:
address the practical problems of agricultural production and resource management
through programs of basic and applied research, with the emphasis on application.
develop research programs of topical relevance to Montana's diverse agricultural industry.
interact with agricultural clientele in identifying pertinent research problems through
annual field days and other educational and outreach programs.
Department of Research Centers
P.O. Box 172860 Bozeman, MT 59717-2860
Tel: (406) 994-7289 Fax: (406) 994-6579 Location: 215 Linfield Hall