Celebrating a century of impact by WSU’s Biological Systems Engineers

For a century and more, WSU’s Biological Systems Engineers have transformed Northwest agriculture. On March 9, BSE faculty, students, and staff celebrated their accomplishments and reflected on the impact of those who came before.

BSE faculty 2024

USDA undersecretary encounters research for specialty crops at Prosser

A U.S. Department of Agriculture visit shares grant-funded advances in smart technology, virus-free plants, biotic and abiotic stresses, and training the next-generation workforce.

WSDA and USDA Prosser visit 2024

2023 WSU Wine Science Highlights

From an endowed professorship to awards and student scholarships, 2023 was an exciting year for WSU’s viticulture and enology department.

Illustration of a Blended Learning wine bottle pouring out red wine with red wine grapes next to it. Text reads "2023 Wine Science Highlights." The text on the bottle reads "Blended Learning Viticulture and Enology 2018 Sangiovese Columbia Valley" with the WSU cougar head logo.

Soil scientist David Brown named new AgWeatherNet Director

Helping growers and all Washingtonians understand and prepare for the challenges and changes that weather brings, Washington State University soil scientist David Brown is the new director of AgWeatherNet, Washington’s Agricultural Weather Network. Brown, associate professor in the Department of Crop and Soil Sciences, began his new role on Nov. 16, 2018, replacing director Gary […]

Brown, in black coat, stands in front of weather station with Coug logo.