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$10 million grant to study hemp market in western U.S.

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WSU scientists will study different hemp varieties and do chemical analysis of them as part of a new $10 million USDA grant.

WSU awarded $10 million to increase nutrition in food crops

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WSU’s Soil to Society project recently received a five-year, $10 million grant from the USDA’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture.

WSU Extension, AWB launch program preparing Washingtonians for remote work

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New course equips rural residents with skills for post-pandemic economy

New research aims to create Trojan Virus that can destroy viruses after infection

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WSU researcher s working on a completely new way to fight viral infections thanks to grant from the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering.

College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Science

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.

Leaders in Discovery

In fiscal year 2020, CAHNRS secured more than $84 million in extramural funding. Our College accounts for more than 31 percent of all WSU extramural funding.

 

Support for Students

CAHNRS awards more than $850,000 in scholarships annually. To enhance experiences and opportunities, students can participate in 40 different clubs and organizations.

 

Real-World Impacts

CAHNRS Cougs extend science to serve individuals, families, and communities at home and around the world. Our impacts enhance quality of life, improve ecological and economic systems, and advance agricultural science.

 

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Plant Sciences Building

The Plant Sciences Building continues WSU’s land-grant legacy by training the next generation of researchers and industry professionals.

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CAHNRS News

Modern Native America and environmental justice focus of free lecture Oct. 21

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Best-selling author David Treuer will present “Modern Native America and Environmental Justice: Changing the Narrative of Our American Moment” as part of the Lane Lecture…
WSU Extension, AWB launch program preparing Washingtonians for remote work

WSU Extension, AWB launch program preparing Washingtonians for remote work

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New course equips rural residents with skills for post-pandemic economy
WSU awarded $10 million to increase nutrition in food crops

WSU awarded $10 million to increase nutrition in food crops

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WSU’s Soil to Society project recently received a five-year, $10 million grant from the USDA’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture.
New research aims to create Trojan Virus that can destroy viruses after infection

New research aims to create Trojan Virus that can destroy viruses after infection

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WSU researcher s working on a completely new way to fight viral infections thanks to grant from the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering.
Food Science donations help students, school upgrade

Food Science donations help students, school upgrade

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This summer, the Puget Sound Institute of Food Technologists donated $100,000 to the WSU School of Food Science while also providing another $50,000 in student…
Pick a pumpkin at WSU organic farm

Pick a pumpkin at WSU organic farm

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Pick your own pumpkins at the WSU Eggert Family Organic Farm this year. U-pick pumpkin sales are Oct. 1, 2, 8, & 9 at the WSU organic…
AgForestry leaders-in-training to start 43rd journey at WSU

AgForestry leaders-in-training to start 43rd journey at WSU

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Professionals in agriculture, forestry, and natural resources begin two-year journey of leadership, learning

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