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

April 16, 2015

beer stein
Gift comes from CEO of company that owns BridgePort Brewing

April 15, 2015

Oregon sweet cherries
The edible biofilm could save a whole season's crop in a rainy year.

April 6, 2015

Unmanned aerial vehicle
Combining two emerging technologies helps OSU scientists probe the lower atmosphere

April 3, 2015

Markus Kleber
Roots emit chemicals that release carbon by breaking bonds with minerals

April 1, 2015

Nourishing Boomers and Beyond
Nourishing Boomers and Beyond course teaches healthy lessons

Recent Gardening Tips

November 20, 2015

Winter is a good time to check for insects on your houseplants

November 13, 2015

Use the 'one-third' system for easy composting

October 30, 2015

Bring tender perennials inside so they'll survive

October 23, 2015

Pollinators are thrilled to find flora partners in the garden

October 16, 2015

Officials need more time to monitor ash whitefly before making recommendations