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

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

June 19, 2015

Food Innovation Center sign
Seaweed chips, squash panna cotta, hazelnut miso and barley-infused ice cream will be featured on the menu.

May 22, 2015

Recent Gardening Tips

July 24, 2015

Drought-tolerant plants thrive during dry summers

July 17, 2015

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

July 9, 2015

Turn a tree into a space-saving specimen with some tips from an OSU Extension expert

July 2, 2015

Choosing the right plants can make all the difference in the face of a wildfire

June 26, 2015

Be sure to water plants well as summer heat sets in