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MSU Fergus County Extension Service

Extension's statewide information and Education network links Montana State University - Bozeman with citizens around the state via Extension offices in most counties and reservations. MSU Fergus County Extension Office is located in Lewistown, Montana with two Extension Agents and one 4-H Program Assistant. The Montana State University Extension...

Montana End-of-Life Registry - Living Will

The Montana Legislature has authorized the Attorney General’s Office to establish and maintain an End-of-Life Registry Web site for Montana citizens. The goal was to provide a place for citizens to securely store their advance directives online and to give authorized health care providers immediate access to them. This MontGuide answers commonly...

MSU Extension Service For Family and Consumer Sciences (FCS)

Montana End-of-Life Registry - Living Will Norwalk Virus and Norwalk-like Viruses - What is it? And How Do We Prevent It? A member of the well-known group of gastrointestinal viruses, this newest version has attracted the attention of the U.S. Center of Disease Control because of the severity of its symptoms. The virus is very hardy and...

MSU Extension For Livestock - Beef,Sheep,Pigs,Cattle,Cows and Related Links

The Montana Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) Program Effects of Body Condition and Carcass Characteristics of Cull Cows Managing and Marketing Cull Cows Interesting article on stress free weaning and early weaning strategies Liquid Feed vs. Dry Supplements for Beef Cattle Beef Cows Minerals Cow-Calf Management Guide and Cattle Producers...

MSU Extension’s Political Science for Community Development

Department of Political Science serves as the Extension Community Development. Working in partnership with the Local Government Center by providing research, technical assistance and training on various community development topics in communities across the state. Specifically provides resources and programs in many areas including community...

MSU Extension’s Marketing & Communications Development

MSU Extension’s Marketing & Communications Development is to enhance MSU's public image, increase the public's awareness of MSU's accomplishments, and develop consistent communications that build reputation to provide a wide range of services to the university community through operational units: MontanaPBS, MSU News Service, MSU Publications...

MSU Extension’s Local Government Center

MSU Extension’s Local Government Center is to strengthen the capacities of local governmental units and provide training, technical assistance, and research services to elected, appointed, and administrative officials. They work to support Montana's cities, towns, and counties by partnering with local government practitioners and their...

MSU Extension’s Food and Nutrition Programs

MSU Extension’s Food and Nutrition Programs Focus Areas and Highlights: Nutrition Education Programs: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education (SNAP-Ed) As well as Expanded Food & Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP). SNAP-Ed offers nutrition education to SNAP participants and persons eligible to receive benefits. SNAP-Ed...

MSU Extension’s Family & Human Development Programs

MSU Extension’s Family & Human Development Programs serves individuals and families of all kinds from the elderly to children, from single parents to couples. Programs include: Alzheimer's Caregiving at Home: A Five-Part Workshop Planning Kit Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Project (GRG) Parenting Piece By Piece Parenting the Second Time...

MSU Extension’s Fire Services Training School (FSTS)

The Fire Services Training School (FSTS) is the state level agency charged with providing professional development for community fire and rescue services. For administrative purposes, the FSTS is attached to the Extension Service of Montana State University. The objectives of FSTS are to: Provide fire service personnel with professional training...

MSU Extension’s Horticulture Programs for Yard and Garden

MSU Extension’s horticulture programs, publications and links provide expert yard, garden and urban integrated pest management resources for individuals and business throughout Montana. This MSU Extension is for cultivating yard and garden knowledge including Flowers, Fruits, General, Landscaping, Trees & Shrubs, Vegetables, etc. Program...

MSU Extension Forestry

MSU Extension Forestry is a branch of the MSU Extension Service and is housed cooperatively with The University of Montana - College of Forestry and Conservation in Missoula, Montana. The mission of Extension Forestry is to provide education and outreach to Non-industrial Private Forest Landowners around Montana. It is estimated that more than 50,...

MSU Extension’s Education Programs

The Montana State University (MSU) Extension Service is an educational resource dedicated to improving the quality of people's lives by providing research-based knowledge to strengthen the social, economic and environmental well-being of families, communities, and agriculture enterprises. It connects researchers and educators on campus with a web...

MSU Extension’s Department of Research Centers

As leaders in their fields, MSU’s College of Agriculture faculty have chosen Bozeman for its dynamic, collaborative and inspiring setting. The MSU College of Agriculture works closely with the Montana Agricultural Experiment Station (MAES), which conducts relevant research for the people of Montana, and MSU Extension, which disseminates research...

MSU Extension’s Community Resources Program

MSU Extension’s Community Resources Program is designed to provide information, education, resources, technical assistance and services that help create healthy, safe, thriving Montana communities. A major activity of the Community Resources Program involves providing assistance in developing and securing public and private funds, primarily from...

MSU Extension Administration

MSU Extension is a statewide educational outreach network that applies unbiased, research-based university resources to practical needs identified by the people of Montana in their home communities. Montana State University (MSU) Extension Program Areas include: Youth Development such as; Montana 4H, Family & Human Development, Grandparents...