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A renaissance of barley
in western Washington

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The WSU Bread Lab:

Cultivating a new local grain economy

of Extension

Extending knowledge.
Changing lives.

John Reganold

NRDC's 2014 Growing Green
Food and Farm Educator

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The College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences (CAHNRS) is making a difference. With 15 academic departments and schools, four research and extension centers and 39 county Extension offices distributed across Washington State, CAHNRS provides global leadership in discovering, accessing, and disseminating knowledge that contributes to a safe, abundant, and affordable food and fiber supply; promotes the wellbeing of individuals, families, and communities; enhances sustainability of agricultural and economic systems; and cultivates stewardship of natural resources and ecological systems.

What's Happening in CAHNRS

Branching Out: Serving the Colville Reservation through Extension

1 August 2014, 5:43 pm

Nespelem, Wash.— It’s not every day a new office joins the university Extension network, but this month the Colville Confederated Tribes and Washington State University established the first Tribal Extension office in Washington State. 

New bark beetle threatens southern Washington forests

23 July 2014, 12:11 am

Five years ago, when entomologist Todd Murray received a call from a landowner in Underwood whose ponderosa pine trees were dying, he wasn’t surprised. The trees had been stressed by a nearby fire, a situation that commonly results in a flare-up of bark beetles that can kill the trees. But the calls kept coming.

New vineyard expansion supports teaching and trellising

22 July 2014, 3:30 pm

When it came time to plant new vines at the WSU teaching vineyard early this summer, dozens of people in the wine business arrived at WSU Tri-Cities ready to dig in.

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