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. You’ll also find gardening advice articles written by EESC. Contact our media liaisons.

Recent News Stories

March 20, 2017

Colton Bond answers call at NPIC
OSU-based center only one of its kind in the country

March 14, 2017

Judit Barroso removes Russian thistle
Wheat farmers rely extensively on the herbicide to control the weed

March 13, 2017

Danielle Nelson holds chorus frog
The male Pacific chorus frog,is known for its classic “rib-bit” call

February 16, 2017

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The colorful adventure story aims to get young people excited about science
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Chemical associated with air pollution is also known to cause cancer

Recent Gardening Tips

March 10, 2017

March 3, 2017

Placing plants in the correct sunlight exposure can make all the difference

February 27, 2017

OSU expert gives the ins and outs of sprouting seeds

February 10, 2017

February 3, 2017

Certain varieties are resistant to black spot, rust and powdery mildew