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

January 13, 2017

Infected potato plant
A one-two punch may explain why Phytophthora is so devastating

January 10, 2017

small farms
Attendees learn everything from economics of farming to organic weed control

December 29, 2016

cattle grazing
Now we have detailed data on how cattle use rangeland streams, says Williams

December 19, 2016

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OSU-led research finds that predator-prey relationships are key to boom-bust cycles

Recent Gardening Tips

April 28, 2017

Larvae feed on grass and leave swaths of brown patches that can be repaired

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