CAHNRS News

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

Small farms are returning to Clallam County. A new generation of young farmers is feeling the pull of the land, and they are reclaiming the county’s deep agricultural legacy with training and support from Washington…
Land calls, new generation answers: Clallam Extension earns Farmer of the Year Award

Spice up your game with Cougar Seasonings!

The WSU Department of Animal Sciences has officially released WSU Seasonings & Rubs, designed with Cougar Quality Meats in mind.
Spice up your game with Cougar Seasonings!

Puget Sound revitalization pursued by citizens, WSU Extension

It is estimated that 75 percent of contamination in the Puget Sound is unwittingly produced by citizens — via commercial wastewater, sewage treatment plants, stormwater runoff from roads and paved surfaces, construction and other activities.…
Puget Sound revitalization pursued by citizens, WSU Extension

Colombian exchange: WSU scientist teams with Latin American researchers to solve crop challenges

In the fields and orchards of Colombia, farmers, scientists, students and teachers are working together to save important crops like bananas, cocoa, oil palm and coffee from devastating diseases. Derick Jiwan, a postdoctoral researcher with…
Colombian exchange: WSU scientist teams with Latin American researchers to solve crop challenges

The making of a queen

WSU's honey bee program is trying to breed stronger, cleaner, less aggressive bees.
The making of a queen

Eggert farm tour offers organic farming insights

WSU’s Eggert Family Organic Farm will host a free farm tour 9 a.m.-noon Thursday, Aug. 24, in coordination with the Moscow Co-op.
Eggert farm tour offers organic farming insights

Building connections helps feed a community

A WSU Extension agent worked with a local gardener in northwest Clallam County to set up a farm stand that's providing fresh produce to an area where that's hard to get.
Building connections helps feed a community

Sweet Three-peat: 3rd ‘Big Scoop’ win for Animal Sciences, WSU Creamery

For the third year in a row, the Department of Animal Sciences at Washington State University has claimed the national ice cream trophy, the “Big Scoop.” The department’s dairy students and faculty, partnering with the…
Sweet Three-peat: 3rd ‘Big Scoop’ win for Animal Sciences, WSU Creamery

A sweet road trip

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 almonds.
A sweet road trip

Family Forest Field Day to help NE Wash., north Idaho forest owners

Experts in forest management, wildlife habitat and other land stewardship disciplines will share timely information with family forest owners in northeast Washington and north Idaho at an upcoming Family Forest Field Day, Saturday, July 15,…
Family Forest Field Day to help NE Wash., north Idaho forest owners