News & Alerts

Annual Research Roundup

December 10, 2019 at Central Feed Grilling Company. 9:00 am Lewistown, MT
The event will showcase ongoing projects at the research center and offer time for public input. Lunch provided. Research Roundup agenda download

Judith Basin Stockgrowers Fall Seminar

November 22, 2019 at Bos Terra, Hobson, MT 9:30 am. Lunch provided
Please RSVP to JB County Extension Office by Nov. 20, 2019 for lunch count.
406-566-2277 ext 104 or 105

MSU Extension Sheep Seminar

November 16, 2019 at the Pine Meadows Golf Course  10:00 am to 3:00 pm- Lewistown, MT

Crop Resources

  • - Montana State University's new Ag Econ website. There are many helpful articles and links here!
  • Herbicide selection Tool soil Fertility Recommendations
    • MSU has developed a herbicide selection tool. By using this form to enter your information, a list of herbicides registered in Montana for the conditions you specify will be generated.
  • Small Grains Nitrogen Economic Calculator
    • These programs allow the user to evaluate the optimal amount of nitrogen fertilizer to apply given the price of crop, spring wheat or winter wheat, the price of nitrogen per pound of active ingredient and protein discount and premiums that may be available for either spring wheat or winter wheat. the yield response for S.W. and W.W. is estimated for soil N plus applied nitrogen and the yield response to total nitrogen is estimated using a model that allows the user to specify their estimated maximum yield given their historical experience.

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Livestock Resources

Beef MOOving Minutes

Cow Sense Chronicles has been replaced by Beef MOOving Minutes

Please stop in the office anytime, and we will do our best to assist you with your needs!

Services Offered at the Office

  • Nitrate Quick Tests
  • Hay Probe Rental
  • Soil Testing
  • Forage Analysis
  • Ration Building
  • MontGuides
  • Livestock News Publications
  • Livestock Scale