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. You’ll also find gardening advice articles written by EESC. Contact our media liaisons.

Recent News Stories

November 10, 2011

Velez and Griffin
The Leadership Academy in the College of Agricultural Sciences aims to help students succeed in the workplace by sharpening their ability to lead, think critically, communicate and work as a team.

November 9, 2011

map of Mongolia
Enhancing Global Perspectives focuses on environmental issues common to the western U.S. and Mongolia.

November 4, 2011

online class
Oregon State University has opened registration for an online class that teaches wine industry professionals and the public how to manage vineyards.
Strand Hall
Agricultural honors scholarships totaling $89,800 have been awarded to Oregon State University students in the College of Agricultural Sciences.

October 10, 2011

wine glass
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.

Recent Gardening Tips

May 19, 2017

May 11, 2017

Decide priorities before getting started

May 5, 2017

Control plant-eating mollusks early and often

April 28, 2017

Larvae feed on grass and leave swaths of brown patches that can be repaired

April 21, 2017

OSU Extension master gardener educates people about underused vegetables