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Grant to help increase wheat drought, heat resilience

WSU researchers are leading an effort to identify genes in spring wheat that would allow it to be more heat and drought resilient.
Grand Coulee fire

Wildfire awareness: Forestry scientists share lessons to understand, adapt to realities of fire

Wildfire is a perennial challenge for Washington and the west. Learn about the risk of fire, and how to defend and restore balance in the landscape, with help from WSU and Extension foresters.   Lessons…
Forestry field visit

June 11: Go hands-on with forest, range stewardship at Forest Owners Field Day

Field day helps owners understand, steward, and enhance their forests and rangelands.
Case study illustrations

Students bring fresh ideas to reach next-gen consumers in real-world merchandising challenge

Students' capstone competition seeks to solve real-world challenges for Nordstrom, Kurt Geiger London, and Zulily
Per McCord with seedlings

Partnership shares genetics for earlier ripening, grower-friendly sweet cherries

New agreement allows researchers to exchange and study genetic material for high-flavor, next-gen cherries
A marijuana leaf on a table next to two pints of beer.

Four-year college students drink more, use marijuana less than community college peers

WSU scientist finds students at 4-year colleges and universities drink nearly twice as much alcohol as their peers in 2-year colleges, but community college students use marijuana nearly twice as often as 4-year students.
Browse stands in front of complex-looking scientific equipment

‘Highest honor’ for renowned WSU biochemist

WSU Regent’s Professor John Browse elected to National Academy of Sciences.
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