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How Do Grocery and Meal Kit Deliveries Impact the Carbon Footprint of Our Food?

Posted by Nicole Bell | July 1, 2021
I explored opportunities to reduce environmental impact related to food preparation and food waste in previous Perspectives on Sustainability articles. However, transportation in the food…

Lessons from Recycling Policy Can Inform Compost Policy

Posted by Michael Brady | April 8, 2021
Washington State House Bill 1543 was signed into law in 2019 by Governor Jay Inslee in an attempt to avert a complete collapse of recycling…

What Does Climate Change Mean for Flooding in the Columbia River Basin?

Posted by Karen Hills | April 1, 2021
Previous posts by CSANR researchers on our sister blog, AgClimate.net, have focused on research related to anticipated climate change impacts on water availability and timing…

New Perspectives at The Tilth Conference

Posted by Daizy Dehnke | December 23, 2019
My name is Daizy Dehnke, and I’m a sophomore majoring in Organic and sustainable agriculture at WSU. For some important background context, I don’t have…

Understanding Native Tilth

Posted by Tomyia Wallace | December 20, 2019
When I explained Tilth to my friends and family, I was forced to truly consider what Tilth meant to me and how it compared with…

A look into the Tilth Conference

Posted by Ryan Sample | December 18, 2019
I was lucky enough to be given the opportunity by the CSANR to travel to Yakima and attend the annual Tilth Conference 2019 with some…

Small Steps to Big Change

Posted by Jennifer Miller | December 16, 2019
This weekend at the Tilth Conference 2019 in Yakima, WA I realized something about change. There are so many issues and projects that need support:…

Reflections on the 2019 Tilth Conference

Posted by Sarah Nehring | December 12, 2019
Wow! What a lot of information, perspectives, experiences, and interesting conversations packed into one weekend. From the Swan Dance performances by the Yakama Nation to…

2019 Tilth Alliance Conference: Learning Beyond the Surface

Posted by KJ Fitzgerald | December 10, 2019
Before attending the Tilth Alliance Conference I was unsure what “tilth” even meant. I am currently a senior studying organic and sustainable agriculture at Washington…

Experiencing the Future of Farming

Posted by Cass Riggan | December 6, 2019
“Honeybees are not as great as you might think.” This was said by a representative of the Xerces Society, Eric Lee-Mader. The Xerces Society, according…
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