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

June 28, 2005

A vole population explosion has hit grass seed fields throughout the Willamette Valley, resulting in crop losses that may reach severe levels in some areas.

June 16, 2005

The OSU Extension Service has revised one of its most popular publications, "Trees to Know in Oregon."

June 15, 2005

Two departments have selected new leadership in Oregon State University’s College of Agricultural Sciences.

June 7, 2005

The Oregon 4-H Program’s Oregon Outreach Project has succeeded in attracting over 2,000 Latino youth to participate in 4-H activities.

June 2, 2005

Both Dan Sheahan and his son Tanner will graduate next week from Oregon State University, walking side-by-side in the commencement ceremony.

Recent Gardening Tips

July 15, 2016

Food for both adults and caterpillars are necessary for effective habitat

July 8, 2016

Tips on plants to grow for autumn harvest

July 1, 2016

Avoid food that comes with unnecessary fillers

June 23, 2016

The process of solarization kills weeds, diseases and insects

June 10, 2016