By Cathy McKenzie, WSU Mount Vernon MOUNT VERNON, Wash. – Taking their cue from honey bees, volunteers at Washington State University Mount Vernon’s public orchard and display gardens are doing anything but hibernating this time of year.
Amanita mushroom. Photo courtesy of WSU Extension. EVERETT, Wash. – From garden to farm to forest, learn how to put fungi to work growing healthier plants. Did you know that almost 90 percent of all plants form a beneficial or symbiotic relationship with a fungus? These mycorrhizal fungi colonize plant roots and extend their root […]