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

March 29, 2005

It is bone dry; clear fire-prone vegetation near your home.

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.

Recent Gardening Tips

September 23, 2016

Avoid wating until the first frost to harvest

September 16, 2016

Put up a fence, use repellents and choose deer-resistant plants

September 9, 2016

Saving seed is an inexpensive way to grow vegetables

September 2, 2016

Choose the best grass seed for area and situation

August 26, 2016

The iconoic flowers come in new colors and textures