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

July 5, 2004

Imagine biting into a juicy apple or pear and experiencing a zinging fizzy sensation. OSU helped develop new product called Fizzy Fruit.

July 1, 2004

The OSU Extension 4-H program received a $187,000 grant to help increase participation of Latino youth and adults in Oregon 4-H clubs and activities.

June 20, 2004

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

June 17, 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 3, 2004

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

Recent Gardening Tips

February 12, 2016

Get the healthiest fruit by starting with least-toxic methods

February 5, 2016

Mid- to late February is the time to pay attention to one of our favorite flowers

January 29, 2016

OSU Extension offers new app with videos, photos and illustrations

January 22, 2016

Plant for spring vegetable garden by making seed-starting medium

January 15, 2016

Getting a professional analysis measures nutrients and offers recommendations