Developing a Corn Maze: Another Way to Save the Farm

EVERETT, Wash. — The next workshop in Washington State University Snohomish County Extension’s Farmer-to- Farmer series will explore what’s involved in developing a corn maze on the farm, including planning the design, development and maintenance. The workshop will be held on Monday, Aug. 11, starting at 10 a.m. at Bob’s Corn, 10917 Elliot Road, Snohomish. […]

WSU Receives $395,000 Grant to Study Effects of Biofuels Production on Soils

Prosser, Wash. – The Washington State University Center for Precision Agricultural Systems has received a three-year $395,000 grant from the Cooperative State Research, Education and Extension Service of the U.S. Department of Agriculture to study how biofuel crop production affects soil conditions. “Corn acreage is expected to increase 15 percent by 2008, largely due to […]