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Dec. 20 – 26

Posted by | December 27, 2010

John Reganold was one of the sources for an article in USA Today on Tuesday comparing the nutritional and environmental impacts of organically and conventionally raised foods.

http://www.usatoday.com/yourlife/food/2010-12-21-Organics21_CV_N.htm

Cardiology Today is the latest publication to report on WSU research finding that whey protein beverages can reduce blood pressure in a story on Wednesday.

http://www.cardiologytoday.com/view.aspx?rID=78873

The Washington Post‘s “Green Lantern” column recently reported on Jude Capper‘s research in a story comparing environmental impacts of corn-fed and grass-fed beef cattle.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/12/20/AR2010122004693.html?wprss=rss_nation/science

On Thursday the Columbia Basin Herald reported on plans to expand the Othello community garden started by the WSU Master Gardeners and a local church.

http://www.columbiabasinherald.com/community/basin_life/article_6867d150-0e19-11e0-9804-001cc4c002e0.html

Friday’s Wenatchee World included the announcement of the WSU Extension oilseed crop workshop to be held in Okanogan.

http://www.wenatcheeworld.com/news/2010/dec/24/oilseed-crop-production-workshop-offered/

Sunday’s Omak Chronicle also carried the announcement of the Extension oilseed crop workshops in Okanogan, Reardon and Colfax.

http://www.omakchronicle.com/nws/n101226a.shtml

On Friday the Bellingham Herald included the announcement of the Cultivating Success agricultural entrepreneurship class series.

http://www.bellinghamherald.com/2010/12/24/1784015/entrepreneurship-class-offered.html

Sunday’s Everett Herald included an announcement of a fruit tree workshop series being put on by WSU Snohomish County Extension.

http://www.heraldnet.com/article/20101222/BLOG07/712229808

In this week’s Capital Press:

“Farmers reload skills with AMMO”

http://www.capitalpress.com/subscribers/mw-AMMO-122410-Keith-Bailey-mug

Aired last week by the N.W. Ag Information Network:

“Filling space, part 3”

http://www.aginfo.com/index.cfm/event/report/id/Fruit-Grower-Report-18078

“Heat & light stress”

http://www.aginfo.com/index.cfm/event/report/id/Fruit-Grower-Report-18122

“Heat & light stress, part 2”

http://www.aginfo.com/index.cfm/event/report/id/Fruit-Grower-Report-18128