Futures Magazine

  • Plant Health. Healthier Planet.

    Issue: Summer 2020

    Published on July 1, 2020
    This series of Futures articles supports the United Nation's 2020 Year of Plant Health. From combating food insecurity to fighting disease and invasive pests, we highlight our research and its impact on plant health here.

  • From the Ground Up

    Issue: Fall/Winter 2020

    Published on January 1, 2020
    MSU working together for a better tomorrow.

  • Precision Farming

    Issue: Spring/Summer 2019

    Published on August 12, 2019
    High-Tech Tools Enable Smarter Solutions

  • The New Faces of MSU AgBioResearch

    Issue: Fall/Winter 2018

    Published on January 1, 2019
    Learn about some of the new researchers in MSU AgBioResearch.

  • The Science Behind GMOs

    Issue: Spring/Summer 2018

    Published on August 15, 2018
    Genetically modified organisms and the science from experts who study them.

  • The Year of Global Africa

    Issue: Fall/Winter 2017

    Published on January 10, 2018
    Michigan State University celebrates a decades-long partnership

  • Food@MSU

    Issue: Spring/Summer 2017

    Published on July 31, 2017
    "Our Table" Let's talk food!

  • Cracking Open the Chestnut

    Issue: Fall/Winter 2016

    Published on December 2, 2016
    Growers take leap with MSU advice.

  • A Bounty of Beans

    Issue: Spring/Summer 2016

    Published on July 11, 2016
    MSU's hearty global impact.

  • Debunking Stereotypes

    Issue: Fall/Winter 2015

    Published on November 19, 2015
    Empowering the next generation of scientists.

  • 2015

    Issue: Spring/Summer 2015

    Published on July 28, 2015
    International year of soils.

  • Lake Effect

    Issue: Fall/Winter 2014

    Published on December 4, 2014
    Research in Michigan reaps great rewards.

  • Antibiotic Resistance

    Issue: Spring/Summer 2014

    Published on July 3, 2014
    Seeking solutions in a time of growing concern.

  • MSU AgBioResearch in a Snapshot

    Issue: Fall/Winter 2013

    Published on December 9, 2013
    From local to global.

  • Perennial Powerhouse

    Issue: Spring/Summer 2013

    Published on July 10, 2013
    Plant research fuels new frontiers.

  • Paying It Forward

    Issue: Fall/Winter 2012

    Published on September 20, 2012
    Mentoring Michigan's future scientists.

  • MSU Global Water Initiative

    Issue: Spring/Summer 2012

    Published on March 19, 2012
    Making a splash in Michigan and beyond.

  • Michigan Agriculture

    Issue: Fall/Winter 2011

    Published on September 20, 2011
    The science of abundance.

  • The Art of Partnership

    Issue: Spring/Summer 2011

    Published on March 20, 2011
    Leading innovation through collaboration.

  • Keeping Food Safe from Farm to Fork

    Issue: Summer/Fall 2010

    Published on June 20, 2010
    Keeping food safe is a priority at every stage of the process, from farm to fork.