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

May 7, 2010

Cut water needs in half with drip irrigation.

April 29, 2010

The effort to combat the spotted wing drosophila got a boost today with a $5.8 million grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

April 23, 2010

OSU Extension manure management garners ODA award
Six high school students receive 4-H State Fair scholarships.

April 19, 2010

Recent Gardening Tips

May 29, 2015

Diseases and pests take advantage of trees' weakened condition

May 22, 2015

Start with a disease-resistant plant and add a dash of prevention

May 15, 2015

Think about location when designing and caring for a hanging containers

May 8, 2015

Wild lilac is drought tolerant and needs no fertilizer

May 1, 2015

Growing sweet potatoes can thrive in Willamette Valley