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OSU Extension Service and agricultural research news

September 20, 2005

A new set of learning cards designed by the Benton County office of the Oregon State University Extension Service describes common plants, animals and fungi found in the Douglas-fir forests of the Willamette Valley.

September 9, 2005

OSU Agricultural Experiment Station and OSU Extension Service appoint new leaders for agricultural research and Extension education programs in central Oregon.
Jim Hermes, a veteran Extension outreach educator, has been appointed Extension staff chair in the Polk County Extension office, Dallas.

September 8, 2005

An OSU study suggests that overweight people may tend to choose the suburban life.

September 2, 2005

OSU’s College of Agricultural Sciences announces its 24th annual art competition Art About Agriculture Tour 2006.

Recent Gardening Tips

September 15, 2017

Have some fun and save some money by harvesting seeds

September 8, 2017

Foodborne illness can come from our homegrown produce

September 1, 2017

Plant deeply, water well and keep roots cool for a thriving plant

August 18, 2017

Having diversity in garden plantings helps pollinators

August 11, 2017

A period of darkness could influence behavoir