- WSDA concludes trapping, proposes spring treatment to protect Washington’s trees from gypsy moth November 26, 2019WSDA is proposing to treat two areas in Snohomish County next spring to eradicate introductions of gypsy moth, a non-native, invasive pest that can decimate the environment. The proposal calls for treating a total of about 1,300 acres at two sites.
- Bringing cattle transaction reporting into the Information Age November 25, 2019The Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) is now offering Washington ranchers a quicker, more cost-effective way to report cattle sales and out-of-state movement of their cattle through WSDA’s Electronic Cattle Transaction Reporting (ECTR) system.
- WSDA sets new rules for hemp production November 21, 2019
- New EU rules require expanded inspections for US plant product exports November 1, 2019The Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) is alerting businesses that export plant products to the European Union (EU) of new regulations taking effect December 14 that will require a phytosanitary certificate for most plants and plant products.
- Taste Washington Day celebrates farm-to-school connections Oct. 2 September 19, 2019