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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
December 30, 2002
Jumbo. Colossal. Super colossal. The superlatives used to rate Treasure Valley onions suggest they could take over the world.
December 19, 2002
A handful of OSU Extension Service faculty are helping Oregon entrepreneurs grow an industry valued at $151 million a year.
July 22, 2002
Researchers brave ravenous ants, poisonous snakes, thieving monkeys and hellish temperatures.
July 10, 2002
Where once there were berry fields and sheep pastures, now there are backyard vineyards and alpacas.
July 2, 2002
A flawed method of research may have contributed to a dramatic decline in fish populations.