From the Ground Up
MSU working together for a better tomorrow.
Research and outreach go hand-in-hand at MSU
Michigan State University remains committed to its original land-grant mission
Michigan is top tuber state for potato chip industry
MSU research and outreach is credited for much of the state's chipping industry success.
MDARD director shares how partnerships power Michigan
Gary McDowell, director of the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, believes collaborations with Michigan State University are key for the future of agriculture in the state.
State Advisory Council helps meet the needs of Michigan communities
Volunteers from across the state act as a bridge between MSU and their communities.
Examining animal agriculture, alternative proteins amid climate change concerns
Michigan State University is working with the beef industry and stakeholders to help ensure that producers are equipped to face the future of alternative proteins and other food trends.
Expanding student access with 2-year certificates
The MSU Institute of Agricultural Technology works with community college and industry partners to train students for future jobs in food processing and beyond.
Researcher Q&A: Passion for nature leads to career in biological control
MSU Entomology assistant professor Marianna Szucs works on biologically restoring balance when a foreign species invades.
PERM celebrates 25 years of serving the state
MSU, MDNR relationship strengthened by ongoing partnerships
Discovering ways to build hardier, healthier plants
The MSU Plant Resilience Institute is working to understand how plants cope with growing pressures from a changing climate.
Michigan agriculture proponents step down
Two stalwarts of Michigan agriculture, Phil Korson and Jim Byrum, have retired at the end of 2019.
Picking up crop pace to meet demand for Michigan craft beverages
More locally grown grapes and hops support for Michigan's growing craft beverage industries.
Taking new varieties from the lab to the field
The time-intensive process of crop variety development relies heavily on partnerships with MSU Technologies.