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OSU Extension Service and agricultural research news

October 3, 2005

The Food Innovation Center will host public tours of its facility on the first Thursday of each month, from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m., beginning October 6.

September 27, 2005

The Food Innovation Center offers a chance for food entrepreneurs to submit their food ideas to a panel of judges.

September 19, 2005

A new set of learning cards designed by the Benton County office of the Oregon State University Extension Service describes common plants, animals and fungi found in the Douglas-fir forests of the Willamette Valley.

September 8, 2005

OSU Agricultural Experiment Station and OSU Extension Service appoint new leaders for agricultural research and Extension education programs in central Oregon.
Jim Hermes, a veteran Extension outreach educator, has been appointed Extension staff chair in the Polk County Extension office, Dallas.

Recent Gardening Tips

December 8, 2017

The freezes are coming eventually so it's best to be prepared

November 29, 2017

A few tips will assure plants live into the new year

November 22, 2017

There's plenty to do, including clean up and tool care

November 17, 2017

Be sure to ID insects first before choosing a method for control

November 8, 2017

An annual inspection helps keep house in top shape