Today’s water needs outweigh tomorrow’s risks in Kenya
By Scott Weybright, College of Agricultural, Human & Natural Resource Sciences
PULLMAN, Wash. – A three-year study at Washington State University has found that Kenyan farmers prefer a rent-to-own option when buying treadle irrigation pumps if they can’t afford outright cash purchase and can’t wait for layaway.Read Story
College of Education signs agreement with Korean university
PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University will partner with a flagship South Korean university in areas including research, education, technology transfer and economic development.Read Story
Unique study abroad program receives national recognition
By Steve Nakata, Administrative ServicesRead Story
WSU, Chinese company to collaborate on ag research
By Craig Lawson, International Programs
SHENZHEN, China – Research and economic development in agriculture will be advanced thanks to a memorandum of understanding signed today between Washington State University and BGI, one of the world’s largest genomics companies.Read Story
WSU Signs MOU with BGI
SHENZHEN, China – Washington State University and BGI signed a Memorandum of Understanding regarding basic and applied research in agriculture, Wednesday. The MOU was signed by WSU Vice President for International Programs Asif Chaudhry and Dr. Huanming Yang, Chairman of BGI.
According to the agreement, WSU and BGI will cooperate on a strategic level in efforts to establish and conduct programs and activities of basic and applied research, technology and information transfer, and economic development.
WSU, founded in 1890, is a top-tier research institution, ranked by the Carnegie Foundation as a “highest research activity” university-the highest classification. It has more than a century of excellence ... » More ...Read Story