April 2004

April 27th

During National Drinking Water Week, May 2-8, the Oregon State University Extension Service Well Water Program is offering a series of workshops aimed at rural homeowners on how to efficiently maintain drinking water wells and septic systems.
While Greek and Turkish Cypriots seek to resolve one of Europe's longest disputes, two scientists from Oregon State University are working to unite a divided country at ground level – through soil.

April 23rd

Live animals, farm machinery, a mechanical bull and a barbecue are just a few of the many highlights of this year's annual celebration at Oregon State University called Ag Days.
Rapid identification of a virulent new pathogen has made it possible to contain the disease sudden oak death and limit new cases in Oregon. OSU researchers support a massive, multi-agency eradication program by providing diagnostic and survey methods including molecular probes for the pathogen.

April 8th

The Extension 4-H Youth Development Program at Oregon State University has awarded more than $6,000 in scholarships to nine Oregon 4-H members.