News

OSU Extension Service and agricultural research news

The Extension and Experiment Station Communications (EESC) department writes news releases about OSU’s agricultural research as well as the various programs offered by the university’s Extension Service. Below is an archive of these stories as well as a list of stories published in the media about Extension. You’ll also find gardening advice articles written by EESC. Contact our media liaisons.

Recent News Stories

January 13, 2017

Oregon Zoo beaver
Oregon State is the first Pac-12 university to sequence its school mascot
Infected potato plant
A one-two punch may explain why Phytophthora is so devastating

January 10, 2017

small farms
Attendees learn everything from economics of farming to organic weed control

December 29, 2016

cattle grazing
Now we have detailed data on how cattle use rangeland streams, says Williams

Recent Gardening Tips

January 13, 2017

When polinators need it the most, gardeners can step in to help

January 6, 2017

December 30, 2016

Slugs, deer, kids, pruning and edibles top the list

December 16, 2016

Meet physical challenges by adapting techniques

December 9, 2016

Trees under 30 feet are the best candidates for small spaces