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

May 4, 2015

Walk With Ease
Participants learn to 'Walk With Ease' under the guidance of Extension-trained leaders

April 17, 2015

beer stein
Gift comes from CEO of company that owns BridgePort Brewing

April 15, 2015

Oregon sweet cherries
The edible biofilm could save a whole season's crop in a rainy year.

April 6, 2015

Unmanned aerial vehicle
Combining two emerging technologies helps OSU scientists probe the lower atmosphere

April 3, 2015

Markus Kleber
Roots emit chemicals that release carbon by breaking bonds with minerals

Recent Gardening Tips

July 31, 2015

Tips give home gardeners a good start on growing hops

July 24, 2015

Drought-tolerant plants thrive during dry summers

July 17, 2015

Low-water plants save money, time and help the environment

July 9, 2015

Turn a tree into a space-saving specimen with some tips from an OSU Extension expert

July 2, 2015

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