WSDA grant program offers help to qualifying ag businesses
The Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) is offering grants to small agriculture-related businesses in sectors that have suffered economically due to the coronavirus pandemic, but have been left out of earlier relief programs.
Public’s help needed to detect destructive, invasive beetle
The Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) is asking the public to report any sightings of Japanese beetle, an invasive and highly destructive pest, and will be hosting an educational webinar about the beetles in April.
New documentary details WSDA’s hunt for the Asian giant hornet
Last fall, a production crew spent six weeks in Washington filming beekeepers, researchers, and WSDA staff for the documentary. The 90-minute production, “Attack of the murder hornets,” becomes available to stream Feb. 20 via Discovery+, a subscription-based channel.