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Plants that fight back: WSU researchers join forces to combat parasitic pest

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So small it can’t be seen with the naked eye, a parasitic worm called the root-knot nematode causes outsized problems for Northwest farmers. Potatoes, grapes…

New leadership roles for WSU grape virologist

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Naidu Rayapati, world-renowned plant pathologist, has been named director of the Irrigated Agriculture Research and Extension Center and CAHNRS assistant dean for Tri-Cities.

Hyde family’s $1.4 million gift helps student scientists share discoveries at Washington State University

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Washington State University President Kirk Schulz announced today that the estate of James and Marilyn Oliver Hyde has gifted $1.4 million to support students in…

Science in your stemware

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As you enjoy your favorite vintage on #NationalWineDay, consider the science behind your sensory experience.

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Dr. Laura Lavine publishes in CURRENT OPINION IN INSECT SCIENCE

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Cosmic Crisp Apple featured in POPULAR SCIENCE

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