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 3, 2004

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.

November 16, 2004

New legislation soon will require food processors to inform consumers in clear, simple language about the presence of major food allergens in their products.

November 12, 2004

The Oregon 4-H Conference and Education Center adds new education building and camp cottages, thanks to a $1 million 4-H fundraising effort.

Recent Gardening Tips

December 9, 2016

Trees under 30 feet are the best candidates for small spaces

December 2, 2016

Warm October, rainy November keeps plants blooming

November 18, 2016

Q&A service helps thousands each year

November 10, 2016

Giving them the correct feed is essential to proper egg production

November 8, 2016

Framed or mounded, raised beds give plant roots the space they need