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

January 13, 2017

Infected potato plant
A one-two punch may explain why Phytophthora is so devastating

January 10, 2017

small farms
Attendees learn everything from economics of farming to organic weed control

December 29, 2016

cattle grazing
Now we have detailed data on how cattle use rangeland streams, says Williams

December 19, 2016

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OSU-led research finds that predator-prey relationships are key to boom-bust cycles

Recent Gardening Tips

March 10, 2017

March 3, 2017

Placing plants in the correct sunlight exposure can make all the difference

February 27, 2017

OSU expert gives the ins and outs of sprouting seeds

February 10, 2017

February 3, 2017

Certain varieties are resistant to black spot, rust and powdery mildew