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 12, 2010

Forage is topic of Forage and Grassland Council meeting
Jim Peterson, Oregon's wheat breeder and the leader of Oregon State University's wheat variety development program, has accepted a position as the vice president of research with Limagrain Cereal Seeds.
Middle school students may apply for summer science camp.
OSU researchers have joined state and federal colleagues to combat the spotted wing drosophila that threatens much of the West Coast fruit industry.

February 26, 2010

Six OSU students received USDA Multicultural Scholarships.

Recent Gardening Tips

June 26, 2015

Be sure to water plants well as summer heat sets in

June 19, 2015

Choose from these plants with pleasant scents

June 12, 2015

Boxwood blight could become a serious problem

June 5, 2015

May 29, 2015

Diseases and pests take advantage of trees' weakened condition