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

September 16, 2004

Kerry Locke a crops and horticulture agent for the Klamath County office of the Oregon State University Extension Service, was recently conducting "potato diplomacy" in Kyrgyzstan.

September 15, 2004

OSU's College of Agricultural Sciences announces its 23rd annual art competition "Art About Agriculture Tour 2005: On the Subject of Food."

August 31, 2004

Four Oregon 4-H members received college scholarships during a 4-H awards ceremony at the Oregon State Fair.

August 30, 2004

The Oregon State University Extension Service and Oregon Food Bank have joined forces in a new stronger partnership to put more nutrition education on the front lines in Oregon’s battle against hunger.

August 29, 2004

Oregon State University researchers are helping to develop new markets for Oregon sardines.

Recent Gardening Tips

December 15, 2014

Take the agnst out of the holidays with gifts to fit your budget

December 5, 2014

Potted plants can come in year after year to be decorated for the holidays

November 26, 2014

For most people fires are more about enjoyment than saving money

November 21, 2014

Don't wait until spring to combat problems

November 14, 2014

Gardens get more damage as number of insects grows