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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
May 16, 2003
Pub helps evade poison oak and poison ivy.
May 15, 2003
Western junipers in central and eastern Oregon show increasing signs of freeze damage and die-back this spring.
May 12, 2003
Food science researcher at OSU found that raisins are a great substitute for sodium nitrite, a preservative commonly used in beef jerky.
Mike Burke, OSU professor and associate dean was awarded a national distance education group’s highest award for service in 2003.
May 2, 2003
A new educational simulation tool developed jointly by the Oregon State University Extension Service and the Oregon Department of Corrections is helping inmates released from confinement make smoother transitions to life in society.