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October 10, 2016

Awards and Achievements

Dr. Tarah Sullivan was mentioned in the article in Newswise “Symposium Addresses the Science of the Rhizosphere.”



Crop and Soil Science Seminars

Johnson Hall 343, 1:10-3:00 p.m.

October 10 – Ricky Lewis
“Toxicity of Engineered Nanomaterials to Plant Growth Promoting Rhizobacteria”

October 10 – Lynn Marie Sosnoskie
“Glyphosate Resistance in Diverse Cropping Systems”

October 17 – Jane Payumo – Bibliometircs
“World Technology Access Program, Michigan State University”

October 24 – Student Presentations – Final and Proposal Seminars
Virginia Nichols
“Winter Peas Please!”

Prudence Ramphisa
“Alternatives to Conventional Phosphorus Sources for Field Crop Production”

Nicole Tautges
“Nitrogen Provisioning of Organic Fertilizers and Intercropping for Dryland Organic Wheat Production”

Jonathan Wachter
“Conventional, Integrated, and Organic Mixed Crop-Livestock Systems on the Palouse:Seasonal Nitrogen Gas Emissions”


One Common Future
13 University Town Halls
October 11, 12, 13


Dr. Orville A. Vogel Reception
October 15, 4:00-6:00 p.m.
Ground floor of the Vogel Plant Biosciences Building
Please join us for a reception honoring the life and career of Dr. Orville A. Vogel, USDA-ARS Wheat Breeder at WSU from 1931 to 1972. We will be unveiling a new display in the Vogel Building focused on Dr. Vogel’s career accomplishments and awards. We also expect as many as 15 members of Dr. Vogel’s family to be present for the reception and football game afterwards. The reception begins at 4 PM with a short program at 4:30. Light snacks and refreshments will be served.


KBase Workshop
November 1, 3:00 p.m.: Special Seminar and Reception
November 3, 3:-00-6:00 p.m. Hands-on workshop to work with real data
You must register for the November 3 workshop by October 14
For more information, contact Dr. Tarah Sullivan


ASA, CSSA, SSSA Annual Meetings
Resilience Emerging from Scarcity and Abundance
November 6-9, Phoenix, AZ


Washington Association of Wheat Growers
Tri-State Growers Convention
November 9-12
Coeur d’Alene Resort


2016 Tilth Producers of Washington Conference
November 11-13

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