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

March 17, 2003

As part of the battle against hunger, Oregon State University Extension Service has developed nutrition education programs to help struggling families keep food on the table.

March 7, 2003

Homes in either rural or remote forested settings are at high risk of wildfire. Would your home and property survive should a wildfire occur in your area? Follow these steps and lower your risk of wildfire damage at home.

February 28, 2003

A new program from OSU Extension Service is helping forest owners pass down the family tree farm.
OSU’s 21st annual Art About Agriculture touring exhibition of fine art, Tour 2003, opens to the public on Tuesday, March 11, 2003 in the Giustina Art Gallery, of OSU’s La- Sells Stewart Center in Corvallis.

February 21, 2003

They're fluffy, they're frisky and they're arriving daily. The annual onslaught of spring lambs has begun at the Oregon State University Sheep Barns.

Recent Gardening Tips

April 17, 2015

Spring brings hungry animals to the surface

April 10, 2015

Certain varieties grow best in the Pacific Northwest

April 3, 2015

Attract mason bees to the garden to pollinate early bloomers

March 27, 2015

Face your fears when it comes to cutting on plants

March 20, 2015

Publications cover wide range of gardening topics