February 1st 2008 Issue

Task force develops a research plan

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Washington’s wine industry is part of a nationwide coalition addressing the research funding crisis, but it isn’t waiting for [...]

Apple Lines

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India is a country of enormous ethnic, linguistic, and cultural diversity. Its landmass is roughly one-third the size [...]

Research successes

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Visiting scientist from Australia Jason Smith, left, and Washington State University’s Markus Keller test a pressure vessel for grapevine [...]

Good Point

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As the second largest wine-grape-growing area in the country, we’re often proud to point out our accomplishments in terms [...]

Federal funds in short supply

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Washington State University postdoctoral fellow Pradeep Shrestha collects sap from a pressurized grape peduncle. Though [...]

Last Bite

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Congdon Orchards is one of the oldest continuously operating fruit ranches in the state [...]

Closing the research gap

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A team of Washington State University researchers and technicians are chip budding grapevines as part of a [...]

Pest control in 2040

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The future of pest management in pears is bright, thanks to coming technology, Washington State University entomologist Dr. John [...]

New Zealand faces labor shortage

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Tourists to New Zealand are being recruited to help solve a critical labor shortage in Hawke’s Bay, one of [...]

Institute tackles legislative issues

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Many issues face the Washington wine industry, said Jean Leonard, executive director of the Washington Wine Institute in Olympia, [...]