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

August 21, 2015

4-H story
Youth learn responsibility, determination and confidence

August 12, 2015

News
A $14 million increase in funding will support up to 40 new positions

July 20, 2015

William Bisson, OSU cancer researcher
Scientists studied 85 chemicals not considered to cause cancer

July 7, 2015

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Upgrade reduced some chemicals to point where researchers couldn't tell if plant was running

July 2, 2015

Master Food Preserver
If you're in a pickle, call the Extension hotline

Recent Gardening Tips

August 21, 2015

A one-day renovation will rejuvenate grass

August 14, 2015

Cool-season plants don't mind chilly nights

July 31, 2015

Tips give home gardeners a good start on growing hops

July 24, 2015

Drought-tolerant plants thrive during dry summers

July 17, 2015

Low-water plants save money, time and help the environment