The WSU Wheat Beat Podcast

Introducing the WSU Wheat Beat podcast, a new podcast brought to you by the WSU Extension Dryland Cropping Systems Team. Each week your host, Drew Lyon, will sit down with a WSU or USDA-ARS researcher to discuss the latest research related to small grains production systems in eastern Washington.

Episode 1 will feature a discussion of wireworms with Aaron Esser, Regional Extension Agronomist for Lincoln and Adams Counties, and Dr. David Crowder, Assistant Professor of Entomology, in Pullman. Future topics will include low falling numbers, GMOs and gene editing technologies, and the WSU Variety Testing Program.

You can subscribe to the show on iTunes, StitcherAndroid, or listen on the Wheat and Small Grains website. The WSU Wheat Beat Podcast is a production of CAHNRS Communications in the College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences at Washington State University.

If you enjoy the WSU Wheat Beat Podcast, you might also enjoy listening to the Wheat All About It Podcast, brought to you by the Washington Grain Commission. Scott Yates, Director of Communications and Producer Relations for the Washington Grain Commission, was our inspiration for the WSU Wheat Beat Podcast. Scott explores a wide range of issues related to wheat production in the state of Washington. Check it out by visiting the Washington Grain Commission website.

Don’t forget to subscribe to the WSU Wheat Beat podcast, launching October 30th!

For questions or comments, contact Drew Lyon by phone at 509-335-2961 or by email at
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