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July 31: WSU hosts free Organic Farm Field Day

By Kate Wilhite, College of Agricultural, Human & Natural Resource Sciences PULLMAN, Wash.—The latest organic agriculture research and hands-on teaching methods will be the focus of Washington State University’s free, public Organic Farm Field Day 8:30 a.m.-noon Thursday, July 31, at the Eggert Family Organic Farm on Animal Science Road just northeast of the grizzly […]

1949 ‘Sweet Allis’ joins WSU Organic Farm

By Linda Weiford, WSU News    PULLMAN, Wash. – She resembles a large prehistoric praying mantis, roaring and rattling across a dirt field while gleaming orange against a Palouse blue sky. Once covered in cobwebs and dust, she’s now fully restored and churning away at Washington State University’s Organic Farm.

Harvest celebration at WSU organic farm

PULLMAN, Wash. – Celebrate fall at the free, public Harvest Party 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, at the Washington State University organic farm. Activities will include hay wagon rides, face painting and games. Pumpkins, sold by weight, will be available from a U-pick pumpkin patch of traditional jack-o-lanterns, baby pumpkins and a few novelty […]

CSA: a win-win situation

Photo: Debbie Hawbaker and Gladys Rice pick up the first produce of the year, May 29 at the organic farm. ( l-r) Photo by Tim Marsh, University Relations   Community Supported Agriculture is a partnership between farmers and their customers. Individuals and families participating in CSA pay for a share of the farmer’s produce prior to […]

Organic farm project focus of Aug. 3 field

PULLMAN — Washington State University’s Organic Farm Project will be featured at a field day Wednesday, Aug. 3. The half-day farm tour begins at 9 a.m. at the organic farm inside Tukey Horticultural Orchard located on Airport Road on the east side of the Pullman campus. The event is free and open to the public. […]