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Nitrogen-fixing genes could help grow more food using fewer resources

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Scientists have transferred a collection of genes into plant-colonizing bacteria that let them draw nitrogen from the air and turn it into ammonia, a natural…

Feb. 1: Winter School helps NE Wash landowners keep forests healthy, safe

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Learn to keep woodlands productive, wildlife-friendly, and safe at the Forest Owners Winter School.

Microscopic partners could help plants survive stressful environments

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Tiny, symbiotic fungi play an outsized role in helping plants survive stress

Beach Watchers training available to protect Puget Sound

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WSU Extension hosts training program for beach lovers who want to help protect Puget Sound’s waters, wildlife and landscape in Snohomish County.

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At CAHNRS, our mission is to improve the quality of life for the people of Washington state and the world.

Our expertise informs economic and public policies, uses big data to develop resilient crops, dissects the biology of plants and animals, improves upcycling of post-consumer textiles, and so much more.

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Dr. Dorrie Main publishes in NATURE GENETICS

Dr. Dorrie Main publishes in NATURE GENETICS

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A reference genome for pea provides insight into legume genome evolution
Dr. Gary Chastagner receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Dr. Gary Chastagner receives Lifetime Achievement Award

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Dr. Michael Pumphrey publishes in NATURE GENETICS

Dr. Michael Pumphrey publishes in NATURE GENETICS

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Durum wheat genome highlights past domestication signatures and future improvement targets

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