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

February 8, 2010

Oregon's farmers and ranchers grossed $4.1 billion in sales last year, a 14.8 percent plunge from the prior year as prices weakened in key commodities, according to estimates in a report by the Oregon State University Extension Service.

January 26, 2010

Mas Masumoto, an author and organic farmer from California, will give a free presentation for the public on Feb. 26 at Oregon State University.
The Oregon State University Extension Service has opened registration for its 10th annual Oregon Small Farms Conference on Feb. 27 in Corvallis.

January 25, 2010

Latino beverages encouraged for their nutrition

January 15, 2010

Scientists at Oregon State University are hunting for substitute chemicals for a toxic dioxin to fight diseases that are triggered by haywire immune systems attacking the body.

Recent Gardening Tips

March 27, 2015

Nourishing Boomers and Beyond course teaches healthy lessons
Face your fears when it comes to cutting on plants

March 20, 2015

Publications cover wide range of gardening topics

March 9, 2015

Use these tips on how to apply organic amendments

February 27, 2015

Create habitat to attract benefiical snakes to the yard