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

June 6, 2011

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Crimson clover market is growing for a crop with economic and environmental benefit.
Oregon State University will host a conference on campus June 24-25 that aims to strengthen the economic and social vibrancy of rural communities.

May 30, 2011

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Public invited to tours, presentations
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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

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

Recent Gardening Tips

November 20, 2015

Winter is a good time to check for insects on your houseplants

November 13, 2015

Use the 'one-third' system for easy composting

October 30, 2015

Bring tender perennials inside so they'll survive

October 23, 2015

Pollinators are thrilled to find flora partners in the garden

October 16, 2015

Officials need more time to monitor ash whitefly before making recommendations