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Agriculture and Natural Resources Program Faculty

Suzette Pedroso Galinato

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M.A. Economics, Simon Fraser University, British Columbia, Canada
B.S. Economics, University of the Philippines-Los Baños, Laguna, Philippines

Fields of Interest

Sustainable agriculture, Production economics and farm management
Environmental economics, Development economics


2022- Extension Assistant Professor (Career Track) and Statewide Extension Specialist – Agricultural Economics,  Agricultural and Natural Resources Program
2018-2022 Assistant Director, IMPACT Center, School of Economic Sciences, WSU
2007-2017 Research Associate, IMPACT Center, School of Economic Sciences, WSU
2002-2008 Consultant, The World Bank, Washington, D.C.
2000-2002 Research Assistant and Teaching Assistant, Department of Economics, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
1998-2000 Research Assistant, Department of Economics, University of the Philippines, Baños, Laguna, Philippines


Selected Journal Articles (Last 5 years)

Selected Extension Publications (Last 5 years)

On-going Collaborative Research (Grant-Funded Projects)

  • Accelerating the Growth and Assessing the Impacts of Gender-Sensitive and Technology Enhanced Organic Vegetable Production in the Province of Laguna, Philippines
  • Comprehensive Fire Blight Management Systems for the United States
  • Cost Effective Technologies for Cider Apple Orchard Mechanization (WSU Cider Research and Education)
  • Farmer-led Irrigation Experimentation: A Model for Learning and Adaptation
  • In-Service Training for Biodegradable Mulch (Teaching Materials)
  • Management Techniques to Optimize Soil pH and Nutrient Availability in Organic Highbush Blueberry Grown East of the Cascade Range
  • MulcH2O: Biodegradable Composite Hydromulches for Sustainable Organic Horticulture (Hydromulch Project Overview in WSU CAHNRS News)
  • Moving from Crisis Response to Long-Term Integrated Management of SWD: A Keystone Pest of Fruit Crops in the United States
  • Novel Strawberry Production and Disease Management Systems
  • Optimizing Blueberry Pollination To Ensure Future Yields (Project Overview in WSU CAHNRS News; Good Fruit Grower; Growing Produce; and MSU Extension Fruit & Nut Updates)
  • Spot Spraying of Blueberry Herbicides


Contact Info

E-mail address:
Office Location and Phone:

117 Hulbert Hall
(509) 335-1408