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 23, 2016

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Awardees volunteered hundreds of hours

August 8, 2016

Francisca Belart
Five new faculty members will reach out to woodland owners, industry and citizens
Walunts and raspberries
Adding other health-boosting foods increased benefits

August 3, 2016

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OSU Extension 4-H club members encourage other kids to eat nutritious food

July 15, 2016

Correction indicates health risk from fracking-related air pollution is below EPA threshold

Recent Gardening Tips

August 26, 2016

The iconoic flowers come in new colors and textures

August 19, 2016

Multi-purpose plants add nutrients, suppress weeds and much more

August 12, 2016

August 5, 2016

Drought-tolerant plants need yearly pruning

July 15, 2016

Food for both adults and caterpillars are necessary for effective habitat