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 4, 2005

OSU Extension has developed a new website to help people throughout Oregon prepare for this year’s drought.

May 2, 2005

The Oregon State University Extension Service will explore eastern Oregon soil quality in a series of workshops for growers.

April 28, 2005

New superintendent named to head Oregon State University’s Hermiston Agricultural Research and Extension Center.
Several Oregon State University Extension Service 4-H faculty members have won recognition for outstanding accomplishments.

April 22, 2005

The new hazelnut variety, Santiam, is the first main hazelnut crop variety developed by OSU’s long-running hazelnut breeding program to have complete resistance to eastern filbert blight.

Recent Gardening Tips

April 29, 2016

Look for OMRI logo when buying organic products

April 22, 2016

Digging in the dirt gives youth a feeling of accomplishment

April 15, 2016

Extension expert offers advice on how to control stubborn weeds

April 8, 2016

Control measures should start with garden cleanliness

April 1, 2016

Early spring pollinators do a big job in the garden