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

January 13, 2017

beaver in the wild
Oregon State is the first Pac-12 university to sequence its school mascot
Infected potato plant
A one-two punch may explain why Phytophthora is so devastating

January 10, 2017

small farms
Attendees learn everything from economics of farming to organic weed control

December 29, 2016

cattle grazing
Now we have detailed data on how cattle use rangeland streams, says Williams

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