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

December 14, 2004

OSU Extension Service will explore water conflicts in the West on a cable network modeled after C-SPAN, Thurs., Dec. 16, at 7:30 p.m.

December 3, 2004

OSU Extension Service 4-H Youth specialist wins 2004 Excellence in Evaluation Training Award.
OSU Extension Service will explore a series of sustainability issues on a new cable network modeled after C-SPAN beginning Thursday evening, Dec. 9.

December 1, 2004

Researchers at OSU’s Center for Fish Disease Research have developed a molecular method to detect and measure a salmon and trout parasite (Ceratomyxa shasta) thought partially responsible for controversial salmon die-offs in the Klamath River.

November 23, 2004

Oregon State University’s wheat breeding program is exploring the possibility of exclusive licensing for a promising new winter wheat variety.

Recent Gardening Tips

June 23, 2016

The process of solarization kills weeds, diseases and insects

June 10, 2016

June 2, 2016

What's in this year? The color purple, unusual vegetables and small plants

May 27, 2016

These diminutive plants do well in the ground or in pots

May 20, 2016

Monitor garden closely to get an early start on control