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OSU Extension Service and agricultural research news

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.
The Oregon Fryer Commission's eighth annual Youth Pen of Fryers Contest will be held May 21 at the Polk County Fairgrounds in Rickreall.

Recent Gardening Tips

September 22, 2017

If you see notches in leaves, chances are your plant is being attacked by pesky beetle

September 15, 2017

Have some fun and save some money by harvesting seeds

September 8, 2017

Foodborne illness can come from our homegrown produce

September 1, 2017

Plant deeply, water well and keep roots cool for a thriving plant

August 18, 2017

Having diversity in garden plantings helps pollinators