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

June 8, 2016

News story
Too early to assume energy development is benign

April 11, 2016

slug
Rory McDonnell studies environmentally friendly slug control methods--such as essential oils from plants

April 8, 2016

Honey bee on blackberry flower
Farmers and beekeepers can now look up pesticide tables on their smartphones

March 23, 2016

Pears
Voter-approved funding is boosting SOREC's research programs, Roseberg says

March 8, 2016

Vegetables at farmers market
Stone will lead a thriving incubator for Oregon food entrepreneurs

Recent Gardening Tips

December 9, 2016

Trees under 30 feet are the best candidates for small spaces

December 2, 2016

Warm October, rainy November keeps plants blooming

November 18, 2016

Q&A service helps thousands each year

November 10, 2016

Giving them the correct feed is essential to proper egg production

November 8, 2016

Framed or mounded, raised beds give plant roots the space they need