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

May 18, 2010

The defeat of Measure 20-158 leaves the Oregon State University Extension Service in Lane County without adequate local funding to continue existing operations

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.

Recent Gardening Tips

August 28, 2015

August 21, 2015

A one-day renovation will rejuvenate grass

August 14, 2015

Cool-season plants don't mind chilly nights

July 31, 2015

Tips give home gardeners a good start on growing hops

July 24, 2015

Drought-tolerant plants thrive during dry summers