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

May 18, 2011

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Oregon State University will host a panel discussion on campus on May 31 that aims to strengthen ties between the state’s rural and urban areas.

May 16, 2011

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OSU will partner in grant to develop climate change resistant barley.

May 13, 2011

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Mike Bondi has become well known for his forest landowner and Christmas tree Extension programs.
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Applicants are evaluated on their volunteer leadership at the fairs, participation in fair 4-H project exhibits, a personal essay and academic achievement.
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A sense of belonging and shared activities are important for those who are often the first in their family to pursue higher education.

Recent Gardening Tips

August 28, 2015

August 21, 2015

A one-day renovation will rejuvenate grass

August 14, 2015

Cool-season plants don't mind chilly nights

July 31, 2015

Tips give home gardeners a good start on growing hops

July 24, 2015

Drought-tolerant plants thrive during dry summers