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

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

February 7, 2017

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Government intervention could create an aviation market for the oilseed plant

January 25, 2017

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Planned center is part of OSU's Oregon Quality Food and Beverage Products Initiative

January 24, 2017

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The new method allows scientists to better understand upstream migration

Recent Gardening Tips

February 10, 2017

February 3, 2017

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

January 27, 2017

Envelopes contain a wealth of information

January 20, 2017

Most gardeners don't cut back the vine nearly enough

January 13, 2017

When polinators need it the most, gardeners can step in to help