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

July 18, 2005

The Agricultural Research Foundation has awarded 31 grants to Oregon State University researchers.

July 14, 2005

Derek Godwin has been named to head the Marion County office of the OSU Extension Service.
The Oregon 4-H program’s first forestry skills team will participate in the National 4-H Forestry Invitational competition in West Virginia July 24-28.
Oregon 4-H selected delegates to the National 4-H Congress and recognized citizenship and leadership award winners during 4-H Summer Conference at OSU.

July 13, 2005

The Oregon State University Extension Service has named Roger Rennekamp the new Oregon 4-H program leader. He succeeds Jim Rutledge who retired.

Recent Gardening Tips

December 2, 2016

Warm October, rainy November keeps plants blooming

November 18, 2016

Q&A service helps thousands each year

November 10, 2016

Giving them the correct feed is essential to proper egg production

November 8, 2016

Framed or mounded, raised beds give plant roots the space they need

October 28, 2016

Taking cuttings to expand your plant collection is not as hard as you might think