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

May 22, 2017

stripe rust on wheat
Stripe rust arrived in the fall and spread quickly

May 8, 2017

Gardening story
Record number of beetles found in traps could spell disaster

May 4, 2017

German shepherd walks past cows in a pen
Stress response could lead to lower pregnancy rates, lighter calves, and sickness

April 27, 2017

greater sage-grouse
Study is the first to link sage-grouse demographics to conifer removal

April 10, 2017

shrimp farm in honduras
Shrimp ponds and cattle pastures account of much of the loss of the tropical forest

Recent Gardening Tips

May 19, 2017

May 11, 2017

Decide priorities before getting started

May 5, 2017

Control plant-eating mollusks early and often

April 28, 2017

Larvae feed on grass and leave swaths of brown patches that can be repaired

April 21, 2017

OSU Extension master gardener educates people about underused vegetables