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

April 8, 2016

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

March 23, 2016

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

March 1, 2016

Water-stressed grapevine
App makes it easy to check out all the possibilities and pick the right solution

February 29, 2016

Potatoes in warehouse
Researchers aim to breed resistant varieties of the world's fourth most consumed food staple

Recent Gardening Tips

October 21, 2016

Cities are not the biological deserts once thought

October 14, 2016

The traditional Christmas plants need a long period of darkness every day

October 7, 2016

You're not looking at the same needles over time

September 30, 2016

Wasp and lady beetle may control invasive insect in next one to two years

September 23, 2016

Avoid wating until the first frost to harvest