Plant for the future

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Somewhere in the dryland wilds of eastern Washington, Michael Neff and his wife stop the car. “I’ve always wanted to hike these dunes,” he says…

Cider on your city block

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At MOHAI cider pressing, Bri Ewing shares the science behind WSU’s new varieties of apples.

Going Digital to Create Clothes for ‘Real People’

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“All consumers want clothing with style and fit,” said Hwang, who joins WSU as an assistant professor this fall. “It’s important that future professionals learn…

A sweet road trip

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This winter, the WSU honey bees, along with a dozen faculty, researchers, and students went to California’s Central Valley to do some research and pollinate…

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With 22 majors, 19 minors, and 27 graduate programs, the College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences is one of the largest and most innovative colleges at WSU.

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In 2016, CAHNRS secured research funding exceeding $83 million, which accounts for more than 40% of all WSU research funding.

 

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CAHNRS awards roughly $700,000 in scholarships annually. And to enhance experiences and opportunities, students can participate in 40 different clubs and organizations.

 

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Students fashion reusable bags for community food pantry

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The pasta, fruit and vegetables in CJ’s new shopping bag will feed her family until payday. And that new bag is more than stylish and…

Pollinators add variety to every meal

Pollinators add variety to every meal

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During your morning coffee, noon-time salad, or evening glass of wine, the honey bee is your constant companion. Why? Because honey bees pollinate coffee trees,…

WSU secures more than $1.5 million for specialty crop research

WSU secures more than $1.5 million for specialty crop research

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Seven research teams at Washington State University will enhance the competitiveness of Northwest crops by fighting devastating diseases and advancing sustainable agriculture, thanks to more…

December 12 & 13: Wheat Academy offers hands-on learning

December 12 & 13: Wheat Academy offers hands-on learning

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Pacific Northwest for growers and industry professionals are invited to the annual WSU Extension Wheat Academy to learn about disease diagnostics, wheat management, and much…

Extension, Metro Center unite communities to solve health challenges

Extension, Metro Center unite communities to solve health challenges

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Extending science to serve communities is what Extension is all about. And when it comes to health, entire communities—from youth to elders, rural and urban—must…

Global research team fills language gap in plant science

Global research team fills language gap in plant science

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To keep pace with the fast-evolving study of cellular plant science, an international team has created terminology and definitions likely to become everyday language in…

Land calls, new generation answers: Clallam Extension earns Farmer of Year Award

Land calls, new generation answers: Clallam Extension earns Farmer of Year Award

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Small farms are returning to Clallam County, helped by training and support from WSU Extension. To honor that effort, North Olympic Land Trust has presented…

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