Stephen Jones

Wheat Breeder, Professor Stephen Jones Named Director of WSU Research and Extension Center at Mount Vernon

PULLMAN, Wash. – Stephen S. Jones, whose wheat breeding program at Washington State University has been recognized nationally and internationally, is the new director of WSU’s Northwestern Washington Research and Extension Center at Mount Vernon. Dan Bernardo, dean of the College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences, made the announcement today. “Steve is a […]

WSU Wheat Varieties Dominate Washington Crop for 2008

PULLMAN, Wash. – Spring and winter wheat varieties developed by Washington State University scientists continue to dominate Washington’s growing wheat acreage, according to 2008 statistics recently released by the National Agricultural Statistics Service of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Overall, total acreage planted in wheat in the state has increased by 250,000 acres in the […]