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

April 27, 2005

Several Oregon State University Extension Service 4-H faculty members have won recognition for outstanding accomplishments.

April 21, 2005

The new hazelnut variety, Santiam, is the first main hazelnut crop variety developed by OSU’s long-running hazelnut breeding program to have complete resistance to eastern filbert blight.

April 12, 2005

Oregon beef producers are invited to the Oregon Quality Beef Production Conference, a two-day workshop scheduled at Oregon State University, April 20-21.
Jay Noller, a soil scientist from Oregon State University, is mapping evidence of tsunamis on war-torn Cyprus and helping the divided governments plan for a shared future.

April 11, 2005

The OSU Memorial Union quad will be crawling with weird and wonderful beasts from all corners of OSU during Bug Day.

Recent Gardening Tips

January 13, 2017

When polinators need it the most, gardeners can step in to help

January 6, 2017

December 30, 2016

Slugs, deer, kids, pruning and edibles top the list

December 16, 2016

Meet physical challenges by adapting techniques

December 9, 2016

Trees under 30 feet are the best candidates for small spaces