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Cosmic Crisp® apple wins Good Housekeeping’s 2020 Healthy Snack Award

The Cosmic Crisp® apple, developed by Washington State University, is a Good Housekeeping 2020 Healthy Snack selection.

WSU hosts organic tree fruit workshop

WSU Tree Fruit Research and Extension hosted a workshop focused on organic production methods for apples, cherries and other fruits.

Sleuth, researchers resurrect ‘lost’ apples

Horticulture team brings 'extinct' heirloom varieties back to life.

How ‘bout them apples?

Do you have a good gut feeling about apples? Your body may — and that could be important to your overall health. Some of the…

WSU’s On Solid Ground – Struvite, Cattle Fertility, New Apple – March 13, 2013

Comprehensive Effort to Create Sustainable Fertilizers Phosphorus recycled from human and animal waste for plant fertilizer could ease demand for the dwindling, increasingly expensive rock-mined…

Issue #200, Hard Cider, Precision Ag

On Solid Ground Publishes 200th Issue You are reading the 200th issue of Washington State University’s agricultural science e-newsletter On Solid Ground. The biweekly, electronic…

Flower Power, Small Bites, People, Events

WSU Scientists Use Flower Power to Combat Orchard Menace Apple orchards are intricate webs involving a delicate balance between trees, soils, water, insects and more.…

Post-harvest Health, Public-Private Partnerships, GIS

A Better Way to Manage Fruit Rots Providing consumers with the best possible eating experience is a constant goal of the Washington tree fruit industry…

Tree Fruit, Clean Plants, Gardens for Kids

High-throughput Technologies Get Fruit Breeders’ Juices Flowing Scientists in Washington State University’s horticultural genomics program are the first to routinely provide DNA information to their…