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

November 2, 2004

Oregon State University Extension Service forester Chal Landgren and his colleagues, coordinate a labor-intensive program aimed at developing better Christmas trees for farmers who grow them for a living.

October 29, 2004

The Oregon Chapter of Epsilon Sigma Phi recognized several OSU Extension Service educators recently for outstanding work.
Oregon State University Extension 4-H Youth Development program leader honored by the Oregon Department of Agriculture.

October 27, 2004

A retired Oregon State University professor has just left on a trip to one of the poorest countries in southeast Asia to help set up a teaching program to support the country's food industry.

October 25, 2004

Recent Oregon State University PhD graduate Jessica Rykken was one of 150 U.S. graduate students to recently travel abroad as part of the National Science Foundation's Summer Institutes in Asia and Australia.

Recent Gardening Tips

May 26, 2017

Record-winning pumpkin weighs in at more than 2,500 pounds

May 19, 2017

May 11, 2017

Decide priorities before getting started

May 5, 2017

Control plant-eating mollusks early and often

April 28, 2017

Larvae feed on grass and leave swaths of brown patches that can be repaired