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. You’ll also find gardening advice articles written by EESC. Contact our media liaisons.

Recent News Stories

February 23, 2016

Honey bees in hive
Feeding bees more pollen could help stem worrisome declines in bee populations

January 25, 2016

January 7, 2016

Nancy Kerkvliet at work in the lab
A chemical nicknamed BBQ halted destruction of insulin-producing cells in diabetic mice

December 21, 2015

December 7, 2015

Darfur peanut seller
Climate warming threatens to destabilize agriculture systems, triggering food shortages and price hikes

Recent Gardening Tips

March 24, 2017

Knowing your plants means you can care for them appropriately

March 10, 2017

March 3, 2017

Placing plants in the correct sunlight exposure can make all the difference

February 27, 2017

OSU expert gives the ins and outs of sprouting seeds

February 10, 2017