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

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.

February 11, 2011

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Lambing season is baaaaack. Check out the newborns at Oregon State University’s sheep barn Feb. 15 - March 2.
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New research by OSU professor Ramesh Sagili leads to better honey bee health.

February 2, 2011

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An Oregon State University report shows Oregon farm sales up 3.8 percent from a dismal 2009.

Recent Gardening Tips

July 31, 2015

Tips give home gardeners a good start on growing hops

July 24, 2015

Drought-tolerant plants thrive during dry summers

July 17, 2015

Low-water plants save money, time and help the environment

July 9, 2015

Turn a tree into a space-saving specimen with some tips from an OSU Extension expert

July 2, 2015

Choosing the right plants can make all the difference in the face of a wildfire