WSU Extension


Washington State University Extension engages people, organizations and communities to advance economic well-being and quality of life by connecting them to the knowledge base of the university and by fostering inquiry, learning, and the application of research.

Departmental Responsibilities

  • Agriculture and Natural Resources (agronomy, livestock, conservation systems)
  • Assist in University agricultural research
  • Community Resource Development (group facilitation; conflict resolution)
  • Family Living and Food Safety
  • Farm Management / Economics
  • GPS and GIS; Support and Mapping
  • Liaison between University specialists and community
  • Pest Management
  • Pesticide Licensing; Information and Usage
  • Rangeland Management
  • Whitman County 4H Youth Development program
  • Whitman County Chapter - WSU Master Gardeners (home horticulture information)