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OSU Extension Service and agricultural research news

March 27, 2012

Albert Starr, M.D.
Oregon State University will host its 36th annual gerontology conference April 11-12, drawing geriatric experts who will present more than 40 educational workshops for health and human service professionals and the public.

March 15, 2012

LaDuke painting
Two agriculture-inspired exhibits will be on display this spring at Oregon State University.

March 9, 2012

girl with spinach
Data show that kids are most likely to eat vegetables they grow themselves.
Sonny Ramaswamy
Sonny Ramaswamy, dean of the College of Agricultural Sciences, has been tapped to lead the National Institute for Food and Agriculture.

February 8, 2012

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The idea is to use the Internet to connect with people and offer them tools for healthy eating.

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September 1, 2017

Plant deeply, water well and keep roots cool for a thriving plant

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