IN THE NEWS: RECENT HIGHLIGHTS

September 9, 2020 – LTER Network
Kellogg LTER researchers play key role in new biology integration institute

September 8, 2020 – EurkAlert
Collaborative team awarded $12.5 million for new NSF Biology Integration Institute

July 31, 2020 – PBS WKAR
MSU Study Finds No-Till Farming Yields Long-Term Economic Benefits

July 22, 2020 – No-Till Farmer
For More Than Three Decades, No-Till Yields Increased Year-After-Year When Compared to Yields from Tilled Ground in a Corn, Soybean and Wheat Rotation

June 22, 2020 – Bridge
What’s happening to Michigan’s insects? A farmer’s tale

June 19, 2020 – NPR – WVIK
‘We have one Earth’: Researchers work to boost farm production without causing more harm

June 4, 2020 – MSU CANR
Monarch research takes flight in a social distancing world

March 10, 2020 – Phys.org
Biomass fuels can significantly mitigate global warming

March 3, 2020 – Iowa Public Radio
Creating and Connecting Habitat Corridors

February 24, 2020 – MSU AgBio Research
Decarbonizing your ride for a more stable climate

February 1, 2020 – Entomology Today
Marine to Myrmecologist: One Entomologist’s Journey to Understand and Conserve Native Biodiversity

November 12, 2019 – Michigan Radio, NPR
No-till farming could cut greenhouse gases significantly

October 25, 2019 – MSU News
Helpful insects and landscape change

October 4, 2019 – Michigan Radio, NPR
Stateside: What we do (and don’t) know about cover crops

October 1, 2019 – Newswise
Updates on balancing food production with environmental quality

September 6, 2019 – Nature World News
Global Change is Triggering an Identity Switch in Grasslands

August 16, 2019 – Michigan Radio, NPR
How climate change is changing Michigan’s agricultural industry

August 16, 2019 – Michigan Farm News
Precision agriculture enters mainstream

July 30, 2019 – National Science Foundation
Scientists discover new mechanism for how soils store carbon

July 26, 2019 – Science Daily
Soil pore structure is key to carbon storage

July 22, 2019 – LTER Network
Understanding Farmer Attitudes Can Help Address Water Quality Issues

July 17, 2019 – Forbes
Earlier Spring Favors Invasive Plants

June 4, 2019 – WCMU Public Radio
New study finds climate change could lead to invasive plants outcompeting native ones

May 31, 2019 – National Science Foundation
Native plant species may be at greater risk from climate change than non-natives

May 14, 2019 – Entomology Today
How Milkweed Location Influences Monarch Egg-Laying and Survival

April 25, 2019 – MSU News
Taking the long view: NatSci graduate students win prestigious fellowship

April 25, 2019 – Mother Jones
There’s an Amazingly Simple, Beautiful Way to Fix Midwestern Farmlands

April 22, 2019 – United States Department of Agriculture
Big Data Shows How to Improve Profits and Help Environment

April 15, 2019 – National Science Foundation
Research helps farmers pinpoint high-and low-yield fields, leads to better use of fertilizer

April 8, 2019 – LTER Network
LTER Road Trip: Busy Bees at Kellogg Biological Station

March 14, 2019 – Michigan Farmer
Looking for the right conditions for bees to flourish 

April 25, 2018
Farmers, environment, and carbon markets to profit from more precise fertilizer management – MSU
CIMMYT press release at: https://bit.ly/2HtMkrs

July 7, 2017 – Phys.Org
Cellulosic biofuels can benefit the environment if managed correctly

June 5, 2017 – Science Daily
Decomposing leaves are a surprising source of greenhouse gases

February 8, 2017 – Michigan Farmer
From Michigan to Mexico: International collaborations aid agriculture, climate

January 18, 2017 – Agree
New MSU research addresses gap between research and practice in sustainable agriculture

October 2016 – Fertilizer Focus
Managing nitrogen fertilizers in the field to reduce greenhouse gases

September 14, 2016 – Science
How climate change may affect fireflies

June 15, 2016 – Nature
Excess nitrogen spoils biofuels

June 2, 2016 – MSU Today
Fertilizer use could reduce climate benefit of cellulosic biofuels

April 7, 2016 – National Science Foundation
New land use strategies can reduce greenhouse gas emissions

April 6, 2016 – Scientific American
Farmland could help combat climate change

April 6, 2016 – Christian Science Monitor
A surprising ally in the battle against climate change: dirt

October 19, 2015 – Brownfield Ag News for America
Soil health, more than a test

September 9, 2015 – Michigan State University Research
Crop rotation study shows positive impact on long-term land sustainability

June 18, 2015 – MSU Today
Generosity of local farmer creates national impact

February 24, 2015 – Phys.org
Long-term nitrogen use disrupts plant-microbe mutualisms