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 21, 2015

4-H story
Youth learn responsibility, determination and confidence

August 12, 2015

A $14 million increase in funding will support up to 40 new positions

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

Recent Gardening Tips

October 5, 2015

A little research will help you get the color you prefer

September 25, 2015

Choose the best vegetables to plant again next year

September 18, 2015

It's natural to see spiders on the move this time of year

September 11, 2015

Try some unusual choices to get a different look in the garden

September 4, 2015

Apples come right off the tree, but pears need cold storage to ripen