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After a colorful harvest, Washington cranberries go to juice, sauce, dried fruit and Thanksgiving tables

Posted by WFFF on November 20, 2017 at 2:20 PM Comments comments (0)

Fun facts about Washington's cranberry harvest. Read more.


Farmers must take their message to the public

Posted by WFFF on November 17, 2017 at 12:55 PM Comments comments (0)

"Closing the rural-urban divide and challenging the misinformation about agriculture found on the internet requires a constant effort." Read more.


The Next Celebrity Apple is Washington State's Cosmic Crisp

Posted by WFFF on November 17, 2017 at 3:00 AM Comments comments (0)

11.6 Million Cosmic Crisp trees have been planted and ordered by Washington farmers! Read more.


From Non-GMO to gluten-free, 'fake transparency' in food labeling offers little but higher prices

Posted by WFFF on November 15, 2017 at 1:25 PM Comments comments (0)

Labeling foods free from traits or ingredients they never had is more about marketing than transparency. Read more.


The microbe whisperers

Posted by WFFF on November 14, 2017 at 6:40 PM Comments comments (0)

Tarah Sullivan is fiercely insistent that we are all interconnected. The Washington State University soil microbiologist and ecologist says that understanding those connections is key to a healthy future. Read more.


A glimpse into Sierra Pacific Industries

Posted by WFFF on November 14, 2017 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (0)

What is it like to work for one of the largest timber producers in the PNW? Watch now.

Researcher: Farmers will warm to climate challenge

Posted by WFFF on November 13, 2017 at 5:25 PM Comments comments (0)

Washington State University researcher Chad Kruger says he’s optimistic farmers will adapt to a warmer climate. Read more.


Washington Wine Could Cost More After State Puts Squeeze On Winery Wastewater

Posted by WFFF on November 13, 2017 at 12:35 PM Comments comments (0)

Washington state is proposing changes to how winery wastewater is handled. Read more.


You ain't seen nothing yet in crop technologies

Posted by WFFF on November 10, 2017 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Exciting new developments in the world of growing crops! Read more.


Here's how the raspberry harvest went this year for Whatcom farmers

Posted by WFFF on November 9, 2017 at 12:30 PM Comments comments (0)

This summer’s raspberry harvest didn’t match the record-breaking one in 2016, but it was still a decent haul. Read more.



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