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

February 4, 2015

Neil Shay in OSU's demonstration vineyard.
Grape chemicals boost fat metabolism in human tissues

January 20, 2015

Daniel Edge
Daniel Edge named associate dean; Sam Angima becomes assistant dean for outreach and engagement

January 13, 2015

Plankton
A new OSU study challenges accepted theory about plankton blooms

January 7, 2015

artwork
Art works explore the bond between Oregonians and the land

December 18, 2014

money
Funds help students conintue education

Recent Gardening Tips

May 22, 2015

Start with a disease-resistant plant and add a dash of prevention

May 15, 2015

Think about location when designing and caring for a hanging containers

May 8, 2015

Wild lilac is drought tolerant and needs no fertilizer

May 1, 2015

Growing sweet potatoes can thrive in Willamette Valley

April 24, 2015

Dig up and cut apart plants when they start to show less vigor