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Food & Agriculture

New Asian giant hornet guide to help beekeepers

A free-to-download publication from WSU Extension provides beekeepers a new resource if they suspect the invasive Asian giant hornet—also commonly known as the “murder hornet”—is attacking their honey bee colonies.

Co-occurring droughts could threaten global food security

Droughts occurring at the same time across different regions of the planet could place an unprecedented strain on the global agricultural system and threaten the water security of millions of people.

More spice could help seniors avoid salt

Add a little spicy seasoning to a low sodium meal, and adults over the age of 60 may have a harder time noticing a lack of salt, according to a new study.