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 1, 2016

Amanda Gladics
Amanda Gladics will work with North Coast commercial fishermen

June 30, 2016

stink bug
Orchardists can minimize damage through integrated pest management

June 21, 2016

Food Innovation Center trade show
Attendees get to sample sauces, teas and vegan fish sauce

June 8, 2016

News story
Too early to assume energy development is benign

April 11, 2016

slug
Rory McDonnell studies environmentally friendly slug control methods--such as essential oils from plants

Recent Gardening Tips

September 23, 2016

Avoid wating until the first frost to harvest

September 16, 2016

Put up a fence, use repellents and choose deer-resistant plants

September 9, 2016

Saving seed is an inexpensive way to grow vegetables

September 2, 2016

Choose the best grass seed for area and situation

August 26, 2016

The iconoic flowers come in new colors and textures