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Viticulture and Enology: The Study of Grapes and Wine

 

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The Viticulture & Enology Program’s perfect blend of hands-on study, industry connections, and premier faculty turns out highly skilled graduates who become industry leaders.

V&E research and extension offers science-based solutions to the challenges our region’s grape growers and winemakers face.

 

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Support WSU V&E for #CougsGive April 13th to unlock matching funds

Support WSU V&E for #CougsGive April 13th to unlock matching funds

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Every spring, the Cougar family comes together to recognize generosity, celebrate our successes, and give to the areas that mean the most to us. Generous…
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WSU V&E plays important role in annual conference for the Washington wine industry

WSU V&E plays important role in annual conference for the Washington wine industry

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WSU Viticulture & Enology students, staff, and faculty played important roles in WineVit 2022 – the largest annual conference and tradeshow for the Washington wine…
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Notice of Vacancy: Founding Chair of the Department of Viticulture & Enology at Washington State University

Notice of Vacancy: Founding Chair of the Department of Viticulture & Enology at Washington State University

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The College of Agricultural, Human and Natural Resource Sciences (CAHNRS) at Washington State University (WSU) seeks a visionary and distinguished leader to be Founding Chair…
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Education

“It’s not all that glamorous when you’re knee-deep in wine must. But when you’re pouring at an event like Taste of Washington, you feel like a superstar because you helped create the product.”

– Tiffany Britton ‘11

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In close partnership with an engaged industry, WSU scientists help protect vineyards, develop new technologies, improve the winemaking process, and preserve resources.

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Extension

V&E Extension is committed to bringing people and organizations together to advance knowledge, further economic impact, and create a sustainable future for the industry while fostering inquiry, learning, and the application of research.

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