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

March 17, 2011

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Dietary guidelines intended to help prevent disease

March 15, 2011

Applications due April 1 for ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camp

March 14, 2011

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OSU new potato varieties reflect wide interest in potatoes.
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Sterile varieties may save popular shrubs
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A team of researchers from Oregon State University and two other universities will test a new remote sensing system using an unmanned multi-rotor aircraft.

Recent Gardening Tips

October 21, 2016

Cities are not the biological deserts once thought

October 14, 2016

The traditional Christmas plants need a long period of darkness every day

October 7, 2016

You're not looking at the same needles over time

September 30, 2016

Wasp and lady beetle may control invasive insect in next one to two years

September 23, 2016

Avoid wating until the first frost to harvest