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 31, 2011

field day
Public invited to tours, presentations
4-H clover logo
Three new members of the Hall of Fame join 144 other honorees, who have had a significant impact on the 4-H Youth Development Program.

May 20, 2011

mold by Flickr Smoken Mirror
OSU Extension takes an approach to mold removal that is “reasonable and accurate.”

May 19, 2011

Pat Hayes
Annual event will focus on cereal and seed crops.
A recent outbreak of EHV-1 was found in horses that attended a national championship in Utah. There has been one confirmed case in Clackamas County.

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