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. 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

February 10, 2017

February 3, 2017

Certain varieties are resistant to black spot, rust and powdery mildew

January 27, 2017

Envelopes contain a wealth of information

January 20, 2017

Most gardeners don't cut back the vine nearly enough

January 13, 2017

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