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Daines says he’ll introduce new agreement to settle CSKT water dispute

An agreement between the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes and the federal government over long-disputed water rights took a major step forward Thursday when Montana Sen. Steve Daines said he plans to introduce a bill that would implement a new settlement framework. “Today is a really important step. We’ve reached a historic compromise on a Read More…

MSU’s Mamie Hertel becomes first woman from Montana selected as national FFA officer

The annual FFA National Convention is usually both an enjoyable and educational experience for the nearly 70,000 young agriculturalists who attend. But for one Montana State University student, the 2019 convention was life changing. Mamie Hertel is a sophomore financial engineering major, a multidisciplinary program in the Department of Agricultural Economics and Economics in the Read More…

MSU to offer pest management tour across SW Montana

The Montana State University Pesticide Education Program, with assistance from the Montana Department of Agriculture, is offering a pest management tour for pesticide applicators at eight locations across southwestern Montana from Oct. 7 to Oct. 10. Speakers will present on a variety of topics, including managing rodents; invasive grass management; weeds and wildfire; crop insect Read More…