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

May 19, 2011

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Annual event will focus on cereal and seed crops.
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A recent outbreak of EHV-1 was found in horses that attended a national championship in Utah. There has been one confirmed case in Clackamas County.

May 17, 2011

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Oregon State University will host a panel discussion on campus on May 31 that aims to strengthen ties between the state’s rural and urban areas.

May 16, 2011

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OSU will partner in grant to develop climate change resistant barley.

May 13, 2011

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Mike Bondi has become well known for his forest landowner and Christmas tree Extension programs.

Recent Gardening Tips

February 27, 2017

OSU expert gives the ins and outs of sprouting seeds

February 10, 2017

February 3, 2017

Certain varieties are resistant to black spot, rust and powdery mildew

January 27, 2017

Envelopes contain a wealth of information

January 20, 2017

Most gardeners don't cut back the vine nearly enough