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The ultimate DIY source
Fall 2014

The land-grant school has been advising Washingtonians on topics from canning jams to breeding cattle since 1892, often through Extension bulletins.

Categories: WSU Extension, WSU history
Tags: Extension, Bulletins

Extension in Washington
Fall 2014

Extension at WSU has provided assistance and knowledge to Washingtonians since before the Smith-Lever Act of 1914.

Categories: WSU Extension, WSU history
Tags: Extension

Back to the city
Fall 2010

As King County's farm specialist, Steve Evans '78, '82 has watched agriculture disappear from the area. But now some of the land is going to smaller farms with high value crops. Meanwhile, small farms agent Bee Cha helps East African refugees farm in the urban Pacific Northwest.

Categories: Agriculture, WSU Extension
Tags: Seattle, Urban farming, Tacoma, Extension, Farmers markets

Whatever Happened to Home Economics?
Summer 2009
Lately, you may have considered tightening your home budget, planting a vegetable garden in your yard, eating at home, making food from scratch instead of out of the box, teaching your kids instead of hiring a tutor, mending your sweater instead ...
Categories: WSU history, Culinary Arts
Tags: Extension, Home economics

The Great Conversation
Summer 2003
As diverse as the state, each of Washington State University's 10 learning centers has its own character, determined both by location and by the personality of its staff. But they share a common mission—to provide opportunity throughout the stat...
Categories: Education
Tags: Extension, Distance education