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Train-the-trainer IPM workshops set
Train-the-trainer IPM workshops set
Researchers are planning two three-day workshop on integrated pest management.

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Bayer CropScience opens $17M research station in Nebraska
Partnerships with private industry have allowed the Unviersity of Nebraska’s agriculture research to grow while public dollars to support it have shrunk
Hyslop field day marks Extension specialist’s return
Hyslop field day marks Extension specialist’s return
Andy Hulting gives his presentation on weed control in grass seed at Oregon State University’s Hyslop Farm Field Day May 27 in Corvallis. He will be among many presenters during the event.
WSU still looking at McFerson for Extension job
WSU still looking at McFerson for Extension job
Washington State University is continuing to consider Jim McFerson, manager of the Washington Tree Fruit Research Commission, for the directorship of the WSU Tree Fruit Research and Extension Center. A decision may be made next week.
Survey: More than 40 percent of bee hives died in past year
Survey: More than 40 percent of bee hives died in past year
The researchers said a combination of mites, poor nutrition and pesticides are to blame for the bee deaths.
Opposition to Oregon canola bill continues in Senate
Opposition to Oregon canola bill continues in Senate
The controversy over an Oregon canola bill is continuing in the Senate now that the House has passed the legislation.
WSU Extension hires new tree fruit specialist
WSU Extension hires new tree fruit specialist
A Penn State Extension educator will take the WSU Extension tree fruit specialist job in Wenatchee, Nov. 1.
Scientists prefer screw tops over corks for fine wine
Screw caps have moved from the cheapest wines to higher-priced offerings, as winemakers seek to avoid a problem called cork taint.
Researchers make jet fuel compound from fungus
Researchers found the black fungus could produce hydrocarbons when eating a variety of food sources, including oatmeal, wheat straw and leftovers from corn production.
Extension Service plays a new role
Extension Service plays a new role
University researchers and extension agents are re-inventing their role within agriculture with limited resources.