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

March 8, 2016

Vegetables at farmers market
Stone will lead a thriving incubator for Oregon food entrepreneurs

March 1, 2016

Water-stressed grapevine
App makes it easy to check out all the possibilities and pick the right solution

February 29, 2016

Potatoes in warehouse
Researchers aim to breed resistant varieties of the world's fourth most consumed food staple

February 25, 2016

News story
Winter cutworm causes significant damage in some crops and ornamental plants

February 23, 2016

Honey bees in hive
Feeding bees more pollen could help stem worrisome declines in bee populations

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