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

May 2, 2012

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The gift from the Margaret P. Hesse family increases the county’s 4-H endowment by more than 40 percent.

April 26, 2012

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The Partnership for Agricultural and Resource Policy will assess impacts of government policies on agriculture, the environment and rural communities

April 20, 2012

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Grow With Your Garden - is this year's Mini College theme

April 13, 2012

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Enjoy free food and live music sponsored by Oregon State University's Organic Growers Club.
The OSU student chapter of Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources and Related Sciences (MANRRS) won awards at its annual career fair and training conference.

Recent Gardening Tips

October 9, 2015

With proper care, hazelnuts, walnuts and chestnuts should last through the winter

October 5, 2015

A little research will help you get the color you prefer

September 25, 2015

Choose the best vegetables to plant again next year

September 18, 2015

It's natural to see spiders on the move this time of year

September 11, 2015

Try some unusual choices to get a different look in the garden