G. S. Long Company is an agricultural consulting, crop protection and nutrient distributor with locations in Yakima and Wenatchee Washington as well as Hood River Oregon, that has been family owned and operated since 1980. Gary Long (‘1971), the founder and President of G.S. Long and his son Brad Long, Vice President of G. S. Long Company, both attended WSU. G.S. Long Company recognizes the importance WSU has in educating and training the next generation of leaders in field consulting and agriculture. Scholarships are provided to students pursuing degrees in Fruit and Vegetable Management or Viticulture.