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

March 17, 2011

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Dietary guidelines intended to help prevent disease

March 15, 2011

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Applications due April 1 for ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camp

March 14, 2011

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OSU new potato varieties reflect wide interest in potatoes.
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Sterile varieties may save popular shrubs
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A team of researchers from Oregon State University and two other universities will test a new remote sensing system using an unmanned multi-rotor aircraft.

Recent Gardening Tips

September 23, 2016

Avoid wating until the first frost to harvest

September 16, 2016

Put up a fence, use repellents and choose deer-resistant plants

September 9, 2016

Saving seed is an inexpensive way to grow vegetables

September 2, 2016

Choose the best grass seed for area and situation

August 26, 2016

The iconoic flowers come in new colors and textures