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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
October 10, 2011
While it might make it difficult for gardeners to ripen backyard fruit, the cool weather this season could be an advantage to Oregon wine grapes, according to researchers at Oregon State University.
Hood River-based researcher looks for ways to keep fruit fresh and healthy.
September 6, 2011
Inmates in nine of Oregon's 14 prisons expand the OSU Master Gardener role and grow vegetables inside concrete walls.
August 24, 2011
OSU Extension provides expert knowledge about safe food handling, preparation and preservation practices.
August 5, 2011
OSU Extension master gardeners are trained volunteers who share sustainable gardening and OSU horticulture expertise with the public.