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Celebrating 100 Years of Prosser IAREC

Saturday, October 5, 2019
11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
24106 N. Bunn Road  |  Prosser, Washington


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WSU Prosser Celebrates 100 Years


Schedule of Events

11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
  • Educational Booths
    • Washington State Grape Society – See a grape harvester
    • Are you a supertaster, and what’s that smell?
    • Handwashing and germs – All you need to know!
    • Plants and photosynthesis
    • All about potatoes
    • Bugs and butterflies
    • Drones and agricultural robots
    • WSU Student Ambassadors
    • Weather and more
  • Community Booths
    • Benton REA
    • Prosser EDA
    • Prosser Chamber of Commerce
  • Fun activities
    • Grape Stomp photo booth
    • Agriculture coloring books – made by the WSU Graduate Students
    • Pumpkin painting with Prosser Memorial Hospital
  • Food Vendors
    • Cascade Crust Pizza
    • Neighbor’s BBQ
    • Jade’s British Girl Treats
    • WSU Creamery – Cougar Gold Cheese
12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
  • Pictures with Butch T. Coug
  • Dunk the Scientist (until 2:20 PM)


Event Highlights

Pictures with Butch T. Coug!

Butch T. Coug will be at WSU Prosser from 12:00 to 2:00 PM on Saturday. Say “Hi” and snap a photo with your favorite Coug!

Dunk the Scientist

WSU Prosser IAREC Scientists are ready to be dunked… for charity, of course! Help your favorite scientist earn fundraising bragging rights, while giving back to the community.


The Dunking Schedule:
  • 12:20 PM – Markus Keller (Horticulture) – Benton County Humane Society
  • 12:40 PM – Michelle Moyer (Horticulture) – Prosser Friends of the Library Outdoor Learning Center
  • 1:00 PM – Gwen Hoheisel (Extension) – Prosser Friends of the Library Outdoor Learning Center
  • 1:20 PM – Max Feldman (USDA) – TBD
  • 1:40 PM – Faith Critzer (Food Science) – Prosser FFA
  • 2:00 PM – Troy Peters (Biological Systems Engineering) – Prosser Friends of the Library Outdoor Learning Center


Event Sponsors

Various sponsorship packages are available. Sponsor recognition may include signage at one or both events, logo inclusion on printed material, digital media, or merchandise, and other options.

We would welcome the opportunity to feature your business at this once-in-a-lifetime event.

For more information, contact Jamie Meek: (509) 786-9231 or

Platinum Sponsors

$2,501 to $5,000

Crimson Sponsors

$1,001 to $2,500

Grey Sponsors

Up to $1,000


Thank you to our sponsors!