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

April 25, 2003

LaSells Stewart Center will be crawling with weird and wonderful beasts from all corners of OSU during a wild celebration of Natural History Discovery Days.
Leading scientists and policy experts from around the world will come together to discuss and debate biotechnology and it’s many nuances at NABC 15, a Seattle June 1-3 conference, co-sponsored by OSU and WSU.

April 21, 2003

April 17, 2003

The OSU Extension Service may be facing a 40 percent reduction in its workforce by 2005.

April 2, 2003

Oregon State University will hold its 27th annual Gerontology Conference, "Creating New Insights into Aging," April 29-30 at the CH2M-HILL Alumni Center on the OSU campus.

Recent Gardening Tips

July 2, 2015

Choosing the right plants can make all the difference in the face of a wildfire

June 26, 2015

Be sure to water plants well as summer heat sets in

June 19, 2015

Choose from these plants with pleasant scents

June 12, 2015

Boxwood blight could become a serious problem

June 5, 2015