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

June 21, 2016

Food Innovation Center trade show
Attendees get to sample sauces, teas and vegan fish sauce

June 8, 2016

News story
Too early to assume energy development is benign

April 11, 2016

slug
Rory McDonnell studies environmentally friendly slug control methods--such as essential oils from plants

April 8, 2016

Honey bee on blackberry flower
Farmers and beekeepers can now look up pesticide tables on their smartphones

March 23, 2016

Pears
Voter-approved funding is boosting SOREC's research programs, Roseberg says

Recent Gardening Tips

June 23, 2016

The process of solarization kills weeds, diseases and insects

June 10, 2016

June 2, 2016

What's in this year? The color purple, unusual vegetables and small plants

May 27, 2016

These diminutive plants do well in the ground or in pots

May 20, 2016

Monitor garden closely to get an early start on control