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

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

April 8, 2016

Honey bee on blackberry flower
Farmers and beekeepers can now look up pesticide tables on their smartphones

March 23, 2016

Pears
Voter-approved funding is boosting SOREC's research programs, Roseberg says

Recent Gardening Tips

August 26, 2016

The iconoic flowers come in new colors and textures

August 19, 2016

Multi-purpose plants add nutrients, suppress weeds and much more

August 12, 2016

August 5, 2016

Drought-tolerant plants need yearly pruning

July 15, 2016

Food for both adults and caterpillars are necessary for effective habitat