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

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

April 16, 2010

Oregon students receive state 4-H scholarships.

Recent Gardening Tips

July 24, 2015

Drought-tolerant plants thrive during dry summers

July 17, 2015

Low-water plants save money, time and help the environment

July 9, 2015

Turn a tree into a space-saving specimen with some tips from an OSU Extension expert

July 2, 2015

Choosing the right plants can make all the difference in the face of a wildfire

June 26, 2015

Be sure to water plants well as summer heat sets in