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

June 21, 2004

Four OSU Extension Service faculty members have been recognized for outstanding career accomplishments in service to the Oregon 4-H Youth program.

June 18, 2004

Greg Perry, a professor in the Agriculture and Resource Economics Department at OSU, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholar grant to lecture and conduct research in Chile.

June 4, 2004

Improving reproductive efficiency in cattle operations based in range environments is the focus of a one-day workshop scheduled for June 16.

May 28, 2004

Thayne Dutson, OSU dean of the College of Agricultural Sciences was awarded a national distance education group's highest award for service in 2004.
A long list of exceptional OSU animal sciences alumni and others who have given outstanding service to the state's livestock industry were honored today by the OSU Department of Animal Sciences as charter members of a new honorary association.

Recent Gardening Tips

October 5, 2015

A little research will help you get the color you prefer

September 25, 2015

Choose the best vegetables to plant again next year

September 18, 2015

It's natural to see spiders on the move this time of year

September 11, 2015

Try some unusual choices to get a different look in the garden

September 4, 2015

Apples come right off the tree, but pears need cold storage to ripen