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

May 8, 2015

May 4, 2015

Walk With Ease
Participants learn to 'Walk With Ease' under the guidance of Extension-trained leaders

April 17, 2015

beer stein
Gift comes from CEO of company that owns BridgePort Brewing

April 15, 2015

Oregon sweet cherries
The edible biofilm could save a whole season's crop in a rainy year.

April 6, 2015

Unmanned aerial vehicle
Combining two emerging technologies helps OSU scientists probe the lower atmosphere

Recent Gardening Tips

May 22, 2015

Start with a disease-resistant plant and add a dash of prevention

May 15, 2015

Think about location when designing and caring for a hanging containers

May 8, 2015

Wild lilac is drought tolerant and needs no fertilizer

May 1, 2015

Growing sweet potatoes can thrive in Willamette Valley

April 24, 2015

Dig up and cut apart plants when they start to show less vigor