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Teens take the lead in preventing rural opioid addiction, with help from WSU mentors

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Research project engages teens as agents of change in opioid epidemic

Wildfire claims WSU Lind Station’s international collection of pine trees

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45-year-old trees, source of knowledge, seeds, burns in June wildfire

WSU’s Cosmic Crisp® apple wins healthy snack nod from Good Housekeeping

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WSU-bred apple earns nod from consumer testers for taste, crisp bite

Plant scientist Doreen Main reprises role as WSU Horticulture interim chair

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Professor Main to lead research, teaching that improves urban landscapes, valuable crops

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

WSU’s Cosmic Crisp® apple wins healthy snack nod from Good Housekeeping

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WSU-bred apple earns nod from consumer testers for taste, crisp bite
WSU gets fourth win in ice cream competition

WSU gets fourth win in ice cream competition

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The Department of Animal Sciences claims the Big Scoop, an annual competition between university ice creams.
Real-time stress detection devices could help fight alcohol relapses

Real-time stress detection devices could help fight alcohol relapses

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Wearable devices can detect people’s stress in real-time, opening potential new interventions for people with addictions.
Teens take the lead in preventing rural opioid addiction, with help from WSU mentors

Teens take the lead in preventing rural opioid addiction, with help from WSU mentors

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Research project engages teens as agents of change in opioid epidemic
Scientist to testify to U.S. legislators on salmon-killing tire chemical

Scientist to testify to U.S. legislators on salmon-killing tire chemical

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Scientist testifies virtually on research into chemical culprit in coho die-off
Plant scientist Doreen Main reprises role as WSU Horticulture interim chair

Plant scientist Doreen Main reprises role as WSU Horticulture interim chair

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Professor Main to lead research, teaching that improves urban landscapes, valuable crops
Remembering Jack Rogers, Regents Professor and mycology mentor at WSU for six decades

Remembering Jack Rogers, Regents Professor and mycology mentor at WSU for six decades

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Passionate educator leaves behind a legacy in study, teaching of fungi

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