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Juan Steibel

Pig Well-Being Could Improve with Breeding

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Michigan State University (MSU) animal geneticist Juan Steibel is leading a group of researchers to develop methods to breed pigs that are less aggressive. He has received a…

Zhenci Xu and Jianguo “Jack” Liu

Understanding Climate Change is in the Details

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Scientists at Michigan State University show that examining the daily minutia of climate, not just temperature, but also sunshine, precipitation and soil moisture simultaneously all over a country…

MSU professor Hui Li.

MSU’s Li Gets Jackson Soil Chemistry and Mineralogy Award

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Hui Li, an associate professor in the Department of Plant, Soil and Microbial Sciences at Michigan State University (MSU), is the recipient of the 2017 Jackson Soil Chemistry…

Mitchell Albrecht

MSU’s Albrecht Earns DoD Grad Fellowship for Fluid Dynamics Work

Monday, June 12, 2017

Mitchell B. Albrecht, a doctoral student in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, has been awarded a National Defense Science & Engineering Graduate Fellowship (NDSEG) to continue his research…

New Resources Available for Farmers for National Pollinator Week

Monday, June 12, 2017

How can farmers help bees and ensure they get reliable pollination for their crops? That question is being addressed by the Integrated Crop Pollination Project, which is celebrating…

Left, Klausmeier; right, Litchman

MSU Awarded $2M NSF Grant to Study Phytoplankton

Friday, June 9, 2017

Michigan State University aquatic ecologist Elena Litchman (above, right) is the lead investigator of a four-year, $2 million National Science Foundation (NSF) Dimensions of Biodiversity grant to study how…