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

November 25, 2015

Stacey Harper, OSU environmental toxicologist
Screening tests may underestimate toxicity of encapsulated pesticides

November 18, 2015

Agriculture
34 students recognized by College of Agricultural Sciences

November 2, 2015

Bourbon barrels. Photo by Flickr: Thomas Cizauskas. CC BY-NC-SA 2.0
The distilling program is the newest offering from OSU's popular fermentation sciences undergrad program.

October 29, 2015

Potato with zebra chip disease
Better knowledge of potato psyllids, carriers of zebra chip disease, will lead to integrated pest management solutions, say scientists

October 15, 2015

silicone wristband
Implants can be a long-term record of chemical exposure, says researcher

Recent Gardening Tips

February 12, 2016

Get the healthiest fruit by starting with least-toxic methods

February 5, 2016

Mid- to late February is the time to pay attention to one of our favorite flowers

January 29, 2016

OSU Extension offers new app with videos, photos and illustrations

January 22, 2016

Plant for spring vegetable garden by making seed-starting medium

January 15, 2016

Getting a professional analysis measures nutrients and offers recommendations