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WSU debuts flavorful, easy-to-harvest new raspberry, Cascade Premier
Republished from WSU News
Early fruiting with good yield and flavor, firm fruit, good root rot tolerance, and machine harvestable, WSU’s newest raspberry cultivar is named Cascade Premier.
Bright, flavorful, and bred for easy automated harvest, Washington State University’s new red raspberry variety, “Cascade Premier,” is more than a decade in the making.
First crossed in 2007 from two WSU experimental varieties, and released to growers in 2018, the new variety has continually shown promise in its bounty, disease … » More …Read Story
Dr. John Stark among WSU faculty elected to Washington State Academy of Sciences
Eight faculty from Washington State University have been elected to membership in the Washington State Academy of Sciences, an organization that advances science in the state and informs public policy.
The new members come from WSU campuses across the state and represent a range of scientific specialties. They’ll be officially inducted in September, in a ceremony at Seattle’s Museum of Flight.Read Story
Faculty published and featured in local news
In addition, her team recently launched an interactive map geared to help track where dangerous key areas for salmon are located so preventative measures can take place. The map was featured on KING 5 News.Read Story
- WSU debuts flavorful, easy-to-harvest new raspberry, Cascade Premier
- Dr. John Stark among WSU faculty elected to Washington State Academy of Sciences
- Faculty published and featured in local news
- WSU scientist’s species discovery helps save colorful peony from ugly disease
- Markus Flury wins soil physics medal
- Dr. Linda Chalker-Scott Receives Scientific Writing Award
- PhD student given Award of Excellence by GPSA
- Graduate Student Wins Alexander A. Smick Scholarship
- Faculty Member Receives NRCS Grant
- Faculty Awarded WSU Grand Challenges Seed Grant