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Issue #Fall/Winter 2014

Lake Effect: Research in Michigan Reaps Great Rewards

Published December 4, 2014

By: AgBioResearch

The work of MSU AgBioResearch scientists touches every aspect of agriculture and natural resources in Michigan.



Bruno Basso: Changing the face of science

Published on October 31, 2014

Researcher Q&A: Bruno Basso works to solve agricultural problems with precision tools

Building a better blueberry: A Spartan breeder perfects one of Michigan's finest fruits

Published on November 5, 2014

A Spartan plant breeder perfects one of Michigan's finest fruits for global consumption. As James Hancock nears retirement, he leaves an indelible mark on the blueberry business near and far.

The Big Catch: Quantitative center is making every fish count

Published on November 2, 2014

Nearly a decade after its formation, the Quantitative Fisheries Center continues to provide valuable research, consultation and educational services to fishery management agencies in the Great Lakes basin.

The Pure Michigan effect: Successful marketing campaign has widespread appeal

Published on November 4, 2014

The highly successful marketing campaign Pure Michigan has had many beneficial impacts. MSU researchers have played a major role in in mapping the necessary steps of the state's tourism success.

Weathering the climate: Michigan agriculture braces for Mother Nature with help of MSU research

Published on November 3, 2014

Agricultural producers throughout the state have recently had to deal with some of Mother Nature's brutal wrath. Thanks to MSU research, they're helping to be better prepared and equipped to address those challenges.

When nature calls: Pursuing Research in the perfect setting

Published on November 6, 2014

MSU provides students with unique hands-on opportunities to explore nature's bounty. And many of these next-generation scientists are unearthing ways to protect and preserve Michigan's natural resources.