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Summer’s sting – region’s wasp numbers rebound

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Compared to recent years, the number of wasps is considerably up, and with hot temperatures they are thirsty and easily angered.

Student deploys tiny, feisty Samurai wasps to fight stink bug invader

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  His Toyota Prius loaded with tiny wasps, Josh Milnes is about to make life very difficult for an invasive stink bug threatening Washington fruit…

Photo Gallery: Week of Welcome brings new faces into CAHNRS family

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  Welcoming new students to the start of a new academic year, Dean André Wright and faculty in Washington State University’s College of Agricultural, Human,…

Dean’s Visits Highlight College’s Role in Washington Tree Fruit, Medicine

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CAHNRS Dean André Wright and Stemilt President West Mathison sample apples at Stemilt Grower’s warehouse and distribution center in Wenatchee. From touring fruit orchards in…

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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.

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In 2016, CAHNRS secured research funding exceeding $83 million, which accounts for more than 40% of all WSU research funding.

 

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CAHNRS awards roughly $700,000 in scholarships annually. And to enhance experiences and opportunities, students can participate in 40 different clubs and organizations.

 

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Photo Gallery: Week of Welcome brings new faces into CAHNRS family

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  Welcoming new students to the start of a new academic year, Dean André Wright and faculty in Washington State University’s College of Agricultural, Human,…
Dean Welcomes CAHNRS Students

Dean Welcomes CAHNRS Students

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Dear CAHNRS Coug, On behalf of the College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences, I want to welcome you as you begin this academic…
New Coug entomologist partners with growers to beat pests sustainably

New Coug entomologist partners with growers to beat pests sustainably

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As Washington State University’s newest entomologist, Tobin Northfield is finding new, sustainable strategies to defeat devastating pests threatening important crops like apples, pears and cherries.…
WSU scientist joins forces with CDC to fight vector borne diseases

WSU scientist joins forces with CDC to fight vector borne diseases

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John Stark, Washington Stormwater Center director, is on a CDC work group looking at the potential impact of vector-borne diseases & how to prevent them.
Cancer-fighting drugs also help plants fight disease

Cancer-fighting drugs also help plants fight disease

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WSU scientists found cancer-fighting drugs can help plants fight disease as well, which could help develop new pathways for plants to battle infection.
Dean’s Visits Highlight College’s Role in Washington Tree Fruit, Medicine

Dean’s Visits Highlight College’s Role in Washington Tree Fruit, Medicine

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CAHNRS Dean André Wright and Stemilt President West Mathison sample apples at Stemilt Grower’s warehouse and distribution center in Wenatchee. From touring fruit orchards in…
Student deploys tiny, feisty Samurai wasps to fight stink bug invader

Student deploys tiny, feisty Samurai wasps to fight stink bug invader

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  His Toyota Prius loaded with tiny wasps, Josh Milnes is about to make life very difficult for an invasive stink bug threatening Washington fruit…

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