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, 2010

Gardening is theme for art exhibition

February 16, 2010

Organic certifier Oregon Tilth has agreed to provide funding to Oregon State University's small farms program so that it can weather budget cuts and continue its research and educational efforts for organic farmers.

February 9, 2010

Gifts from Oregon hop merchant Indie Hops will strengthen existing hop research at OSU.

February 8, 2010

Oregon's farmers and ranchers grossed $4.1 billion in sales last year, a 14.8 percent plunge from the prior year as prices weakened in key commodities, according to estimates in a report by the Oregon State University Extension Service.

January 26, 2010

Mas Masumoto, an author and organic farmer from California, will give a free presentation for the public on Feb. 26 at Oregon State University.

Recent Gardening Tips

December 15, 2014

Take the agnst out of the holidays with gifts to fit your budget

December 5, 2014

Potted plants can come in year after year to be decorated for the holidays

November 26, 2014

For most people fires are more about enjoyment than saving money

November 21, 2014

Don't wait until spring to combat problems

November 14, 2014

Gardens get more damage as number of insects grows