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 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.

February 25, 2011

February 18, 2011

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With a $20 million grant, OSU will help study farming methods and their impact in a bid to curb and adapt to climate change.

Recent Gardening Tips

August 19, 2016

Multi-purpose plants add nutrients, suppress weeds and much more

August 12, 2016

August 5, 2016

Drought-tolerant plants need yearly pruning

July 15, 2016

Food for both adults and caterpillars are necessary for effective habitat

July 8, 2016

Tips on plants to grow for autumn harvest