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

March 25, 2005

Ron Hathaway is the new superintendent of Oregon State University’s Klamath Experiment Station in Klamath Falls.

March 18, 2005

The 29th Annual Oregon State University Gerontology Conference is scheduled March 31 – April 1 at the CH2M Hill Alumni Center on the Oregon State University campus.
New legislation soon will require food processors to meet threshold levels of allergens in food.

March 11, 2005

OSU is currently requesting proposals for licensing a new variety of super soft wheat.

March 10, 2005

A pinhead-size maggot with an appetite for roses is attacking the Rose City and Portland city officials have called on Oregon State University Extension Service for help.

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