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

March 14, 2011

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OSU new potato varieties reflect wide interest in potatoes.
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Sterile varieties may save popular shrubs
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A team of researchers from Oregon State University and two other universities will test a new remote sensing system using an unmanned multi-rotor aircraft.

February 25, 2011

February 18, 2011

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With a $20 million grant, OSU will help study farming methods and their impact in a bid to curb and adapt to climate change.

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