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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
January 4, 2005
“Far Side Entomology,” the course Michael Burgett created for OSU’s Honors College, will be featured this week on National Public Radio in a series on cool college classes.
December 21, 2004
OSU Extension is co-sponsoring Mid-Willamette Valley Lambing School, scheduled January 18, 8am – 5am, to help sheep producers prepare for lambing season.
December 20, 2004
OSU animal science researchers have developed a diagnostic test for detection of Hemorrhagic Bowel Syndrome (HBS), a deadly disease responsible for killing growing numbers of dairy cows.
December 17, 2004
Oregon State University researchers are working with the People’s Republic of China on development of a web-based Geographic Information System (GIS) mapping tool to help land managers find ways to control massive soil erosion in China.