Follow the Columbia River up through the middle of the state, and you’ll run into the Wahluke Slope, an 81,000-acre American Viticultural Area that serves as the backbone of the Washington wine industry.
Question: As my food-growing abilities have grown, I find I’m curious about growing those that are richest in protein and calories to maximize my gardening efforts. Can you steer me toward the vegetables that give me the best return for those two values?
A map generated from satellite imagery shows the spread of wildfire smoke across the Pacific Northwest and the forecast for Tuesday, Aug. 14. Air quality in the region ranged from unhealthy for sensitive groups to moderate.