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 11, 2011

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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.

January 26, 2011

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Oregon State University study finds daily mowing and rolling makes golf balls roll farther on putting greens.

January 21, 2011

A senior at Forest Grove High School will meet First Lady Michelle Obama at a mentoring summit in Washington, D.C., next week.

January 19, 2011

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FYI to farmers: Get ready for OSU's Small Farms Conference on Feb. 26. Topics include food safety, marketing opportunities & cover crops.

Recent Gardening Tips

April 29, 2016

Look for OMRI logo when buying organic products

April 22, 2016

Digging in the dirt gives youth a feeling of accomplishment

April 15, 2016

Extension expert offers advice on how to control stubborn weeds

April 8, 2016

Control measures should start with garden cleanliness

April 1, 2016

Early spring pollinators do a big job in the garden