WSU’s Mount Vernon field day is July 11

Farmers, families, and neighbors are invited to discover how Washington State University research helps their local communities and economy at the WSU Northwestern Washington Research and Extension Center Field Day, July 11, 2019, in Mount Vernon.

Research at NWREC runs the gamut of Pacific Northwest agriculture, from spinach and potatoes to cider, berries, corn, and watermelon. Visitors to the field day can view current projects that help farmers, consumers, and local businesses and economies.

The Center is located at 16650 State Route 536, Mount Vernon, Wash. The annual field day is a free event, open to the public, and includes tours, presentations and a free barbecue dinner.

For more information, go to the event website.