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

September 1, 2005

OSU Extension Service has published a new book, “Ecology and Management of Eastern Oregon Forests: A Comprehensive Manual for Forest Managers.”
Extension Disaster Education Network and Oregon State University Extension Service join in observance of National Preparedness Month.

August 30, 2005

“The Lawn and Garden Show” offers expert, and sometimes funny, gardening advice on Hermiston radio.

August 23, 2005

The Food Innovation Center is dishing up a new education series to help entrepreneurs start and run successful food businesses.

August 21, 2005

Oregon State University has granted a license for a new variety of soft white winter wheat to Mid-Columbia Producers, Inc., a farmer-owned cooperative.

Recent Gardening Tips

January 13, 2017

When polinators need it the most, gardeners can step in to help

January 6, 2017

December 30, 2016

Slugs, deer, kids, pruning and edibles top the list

December 16, 2016

Meet physical challenges by adapting techniques

December 9, 2016

Trees under 30 feet are the best candidates for small spaces