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WSU Mount Vernon Northwest Washington Research & Extension Center is one of four WSU Research Centers operated by the College of Agricultural, Human and Natural Resource Sciences (CAHNRS) housing several research programs, including entomology, small fruit horticulture, vegetable horticulture, vegetable pathology, vegetable seed pathology, weed science, and plant breeding. The research center works to solve plant-related problems, and develop cost-effective and environmentally-sound plant production practices based directly on results from experimental field, greenhouse and laboratory research trials.

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Upcoming Events

Wed 21

Volunteer Gardens Board Meeting

December 21 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 pm
Jan 21

Volunteer Gardens Board Meeting

January 21, 2017 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 pm
Feb 21

Volunteer Gardens Board Meeting

February 21, 2017 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 pm

NWREC Student Profile

Mission

The mission of Washington State University Mount Vernon Northwest Washington Research & Extension Center is to serve the agricultural, horticultural, and natural resource science interests of the state through research and extension activities that are enhanced by the unique conditions of northwestern Washington: its mild, marine climate, rich alluvial soils, diverse small and mid-sized farming enterprises, and unique rural-urban interface.

Announcements

Notice of Vacancy (NOV)
Washington State University (WSU) is seeking a Food and Fermentation Expert to teach the popular and successful Cider School Program and to be a core faculty member in the delivery of the WSU undergraduate Ag & Food System Degree Program through the new campus in Everett, Washington.

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Research Programs

The Center houses research programs for entomology, small fruit horticulture, vegetable horticulture, vegetable pathology, vegetable seed pathology, weed science, and plant breeding.