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

October 14, 2015

Center aims to help growers and processors of fruits, vegetables and nuts comply with the Food Safety Modernization Act
Christopher Mundt
Different diseases have a similar spread pattern, say researchers

October 5, 2015

News story
Nik Wiman also works with fruit tree growers

September 24, 2015

Extension news
4-H National Youth Science Day explores driving and safety

September 17, 2015

News story
Award-winning volunteers enthusiastically share knowledge and time

Recent Gardening Tips

November 20, 2015

Winter is a good time to check for insects on your houseplants

November 13, 2015

Use the 'one-third' system for easy composting

October 30, 2015

Bring tender perennials inside so they'll survive

October 23, 2015

Pollinators are thrilled to find flora partners in the garden

October 16, 2015

Officials need more time to monitor ash whitefly before making recommendations