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

September 24, 2015

Extension news
4-H National Youth Science Day explores driving and safety

September 17, 2015

News story
Award-winning volunteers enthusiastically share knowledge and time

September 15, 2015

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Four programs receive Bright Spot in Hispanic Education awards

September 3, 2015

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One is a food-type barley that could also be great for beer

August 21, 2015

4-H story
Youth learn responsibility, determination and confidence

Recent Gardening Tips

September 23, 2016

Avoid wating until the first frost to harvest

September 16, 2016

Put up a fence, use repellents and choose deer-resistant plants

September 9, 2016

Saving seed is an inexpensive way to grow vegetables

September 2, 2016

Choose the best grass seed for area and situation

August 26, 2016

The iconoic flowers come in new colors and textures