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

September 30, 2016

Wasp and lady beetle may control invasive insect in next one to two years

September 23, 2016

Avoid wating until the first frost to harvest

September 16, 2016

Put up a fence, use repellents and choose deer-resistant plants

September 9, 2016

Saving seed is an inexpensive way to grow vegetables

September 2, 2016

Choose the best grass seed for area and situation