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

September 15, 2015

Four programs receive Bright Spot in Hispanic Education awards

September 3, 2015

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One is a food-type barley that could also be great for beer

August 21, 2015

4-H story
Youth learn responsibility, determination and confidence

August 12, 2015

A $14 million increase in funding will support up to 40 new positions

July 20, 2015

William Bisson, OSU cancer researcher
Scientists studied 85 chemicals not considered to cause cancer

Recent Gardening Tips

November 20, 2015

Winter is a good time to check for insects on your houseplants

November 13, 2015

Use the 'one-third' system for easy composting

October 30, 2015

Bring tender perennials inside so they'll survive

October 23, 2015

Pollinators are thrilled to find flora partners in the garden

October 16, 2015

Officials need more time to monitor ash whitefly before making recommendations