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WSU to break ground for new plant science building
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WSU to break ground for new plant science building
The $52 million-plus research building will be completed in the year 2020.

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Bumblebee blues: Pacific Northwest pollinator in trouble
Researchers hope to accumulate enough information to recommend ways to conserve bumblebees and their habitat.
Old farm warehouse may be saved as part of Hanford history
One of Washington state's most endangered historic places is located on the Hanford Nuclear Reservation near Richland
Send in the goats: Portugal goes low-tech to beat wildfires
Deploying goats as a way to prevent wildfires has been done for decades in the United States, especially in California and the Pacific Northwest.
Judge temporarily halts certain bear hunts on timberland
The state had argued that issuing the injunction would lead to significant property damage.
New WSU ag dean: ‘I hope this is my forever home’
New WSU ag dean: ‘I hope this is my forever home’
André-Denis Wright, new dean of Washington State University’s College of Agricultural, Human and Natural Resource Sciences, spoke to farmers during the Lind Field Day at WSU’s dryland research station.
Ecology curtails water rights as Western Washington dries
Ecology curtails water rights as Western Washington dries
Western Washington irrigators receive curtailment notices
Proposed US banking fix for marijuana may not open all doors
The shortage of banking services has been a major obstacle to the industry.
Longtime Spokane truck company closes after 50 years
Longtime Spokane truck company closes after 50 years
Arlo Huber & Son Inc., in Spokane Valley, Wash., closed its doors May 31 after 50 years. Owner Mark Huber says it’s harder to find drivers, more customers are buying their own trucks or relying on grain trains.
Agency considers dropping wolf protections
Since securing protection in the 1970s, they have bounced back in parts of the country.
Crunch time: When combines go rogue
Crunch time: When combines go rogue
Longtime Lind, Wash., event means survival for small town.

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