Skip to main content Skip to navigation

COVID-19 and CAHNRS  We at CAHNRS are striving to limit the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Learn more at wsu.edu/covid-19

New grant to help youth in foster care succeed in college

Read More
A new study led by WSU faculty wants to make the transition to higher education less intimidating and more realistic for youths in the foster…

Protect livestock, pets during summer heat wave

Read More
Temperature spikes put livestock animals and pets at risk, warn extension experts.

New student exchange to Germany explores resilient, sustainable crop traits

Read More
New program helps students learn how crop research advances happen through international cooperation.

Habitat survey sheds light on survival of iconic mule deer

Read More
What’s happening to iconic mule deer could affect range of wild species.

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.

 

Learn more about CAHNRS

Plant Sciences Building

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

Support CAHNRS

Your support for the CAHNRS and WSU Extension Excellence Funds allows us to enhance the educational experience and bolster our college’s programs, faculty, and facilities

CAHNRS News

Habitat survey sheds light on survival of iconic mule deer

Published on
What’s happening to iconic mule deer could affect range of wild species.
Protect livestock, pets during summer heat wave

Protect livestock, pets during summer heat wave

Published on
Temperature spikes put livestock animals and pets at risk, warn extension experts.
New grant to help youth in foster care succeed in college

New grant to help youth in foster care succeed in college

Published on
A new study led by WSU faculty wants to make the transition to higher education less intimidating and more realistic for youths in the foster…
Founding chair to focus on students in new viticulture and enology department

Founding chair to focus on students in new viticulture and enology department

Published on
Jean Dodson Peterson will join WSU this fall as the founding chair of the newly created Department of Viticulture and Enology.
Demo: ‘nomadic broadband’ could help rural first responders stay connected

Demo: ‘nomadic broadband’ could help rural first responders stay connected

Published on
Extension educators, partners testing nomadic unit in rugged, forested terrain
John McNamara, WSU animal scientist, named to Washington State Academy of Sciences

John McNamara, WSU animal scientist, named to Washington State Academy of Sciences

Published on
Emeritus professor honored for groundbreaking research in nutritional physiology of farm animals
WSU Extension helps implement new 988 suicide prevention hotline

WSU Extension helps implement new 988 suicide prevention hotline

Published on
As of July 16, anyone can call or text the number 9-8-8, if they or someone they know shows signs of crisis, especially suicide. WSU…

Featured Video

The WSU Bees are getting ready to get back to work for the spring. Here’s how they survive the cold winters.