Join the College of Agriculture for monthly presentations and conversation on topics of interest to all friends of the College, young and old. Enjoy a cup of coffee, some treats and stay connected.

The 2018/2019 schedule is below. Please check back regularly as times and locations might change. All meetings are 9 am to 10 am on the fourth Thursday of the month, unless otherwise noted (*). All meetings are in Plant Biosciences Building Room 108 unless otherwise noted.

  • September 27: Nina Zidack gives update on potato lab and chats about Montana Ag Live!
  • October 25: Kevin McPhee gives update on his pulse crops breeding program
  • *November 15: Mark Anderson presents his health economics research as a nod to 100th anniversary of the Flu Pandemic
  • *December 20: Charles Boyer talks about transition plans and personnel upon his retirement
  • January 24: farm operations management team Dave Gettel and Jeff Todd chat about their jobs
  • February 28: meet our new livestock operations manager Tom Groneberg
  • March 28: Jennifer Thomson shares about her recent dairy cattle study findings and other genetic research
  • April 25: New VP for Ag (hopefully) with Ag Ambassadors wind up the season

Spouses and other guests are welcome!
Please call the office at 994-3681 if you have questions - Susan and Robin are here to help.

Other important dates

  • November 9-10: Celebrate Ag! Weekend 2018
  • December College Holiday Party, date to be announced later
  • December 15: Fall Commencement
  • May 4, 2019: Spring Commencement