May 6, 2022

May20

2022 WSPF SCHOLARSHIP ESSAY: FARMING IS OUR FUTURE

2022 WSPF SCHOLARSHIP ESSAY: FARMING IS OUR FUTURE

Winning essays receive up to $2500 for students pursuing Agriculture-related degrees or professions.

May06

CONSERVATION DISTRICT AWARDED WATERSMART GRANT

CONSERVATION DISTRICT AWARDED WATERSMART GRANT

The Lincoln County Conservation District (LCCD) was awarded a federal Bureau of Reclamation WaterSMART grant for municipal water sources and other stakeholders to build on efforts to resolve water quantity issues in the Mid-Columbia Basin.  

May06

NEW TRANSPACIFIC VESSEL SERVICE FOR AG EXPORTS

NEW TRANSPACIFIC VESSEL SERVICE FOR AG EXPORTS

UWL/Swire Shipping have established a new, direct ocean service between Seattle and Ho Chi Minh. 19-day transit, first sailing with export cargo May 18.

Aug19

NEW WSPC POLICY: ORDER YOUR IPM SUPPLYS AND SEND US THE RECEIPT FOR REIMBURSMENT

NEW WSPC POLICY:  ORDER YOUR IPM SUPPLYS AND SEND US THE RECEIPT FOR REIMBURSMENT

The Washington State Potato Commission has long supported Integrated Pest Management (IPM).

Aug05

NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR 2023 POTATOES USA BOARD MEMEBERS

NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR 2023 POTATOES USA BOARD MEMEBERS

Potatoes USA announces nominations are now open for new Board Members for the 2023-2026 term.

May06

POTATO LEAF ACCEPTING 2022-23 GRADUATE-LEVEL ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS

POTATO LEAF ACCEPTING 2022-23 GRADUATE-LEVEL ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS

The Potato Leadership, Education and Advancement Foundation (Potato LEAF) will award one $10,000 scholarship to honor a graduate student (Master’s Degree or higher) working to conduct research and provide information that will improve the future of the U.S. potato industry.

Aug19

WSDL&I PROVIDES FREE CONSULTATION SERVICES

WSDL&I PROVIDES FREE CONSULTATION SERVICES

The Washington State Department of Labor and Industries Division of Occupational Safety and Health offers no-fee consultation to establish or strengthen workplace safety and health programs for the asking. 

May13

WSPC SEEKS NOMINATIONS FOR COMMISSIONER APPOINTED POSITION

WSPC SEEKS NOMINATIONS FOR COMMISSIONER APPOINTED POSITION

The Washington State Potato Commission has one at-large Commissioner position that is up for re-appointment.