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

February 7, 2017

camelina seed and oil
Government intervention could create an aviation market for the oilseed plant

January 25, 2017

Students muscle heavy curds
Planned center is part of OSU's Oregon Quality Food and Beverage Products Initiative

January 24, 2017

Winchester Dam
The new method allows scientists to better understand upstream migration

January 13, 2017

beaver in the wild
Oregon State is the first Pac-12 university to sequence its school mascot
Infected potato plant
A one-two punch may explain why Phytophthora is so devastating

Recent Gardening Tips

April 21, 2017

OSU Extension master gardener educates people about underused vegetables

April 17, 2017

Moss will return if underlying reasons for its growth aren't addressed

April 7, 2017

Get the berry season off to a good start with some fertilizer and a trim

March 31, 2017

There's more to think about than just hanging up a birdhouse

March 24, 2017

Knowing your plants means you can care for them appropriately