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Identify the problem before treating a struggling plant

Feb 15, 2019
Sometimes what's happening to your plants is a mystery. OSU experts provide a series of questions to help you through the diagnosis process.

By Kym Pokorny
Feb 15, 2019

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OSU Science on Tap presents Marijuana as Medicine

Feb 15, 2019
At OSU Science on Tap, Oregon State University researcher Jane Ishmael will present “Marijuana as Medicine,” an exploration of current trends in marijuana use and recent progress in understanding how cannabinoids act on the body.

By Chris Branam
Feb 15, 2019

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Child care remains in short supply across Oregon, new report from OSU shows

Feb 13, 2019
Regulated child care remains in short supply across Oregon, creating child care “deserts” in all 36 of the state’s counties, a new report from Oregon State University shows.


 

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Educate yourself before using organic pesticides

Feb 8, 2019
Just because a pesticide is organic, doesn't mean it isn't toxic. Do some research before using any product.

By Kym Pokorny
Feb 8, 2019

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Climate modeling shows significant shifts in 21st century Pacific Northwest coastal forest vegetation

Feb 5, 2019
A changing climate in the 21st century will significantly alter the coastal forests of the Pacific Northwest, according to modeling by Oregon State University researchers.

By Chris Branam
Feb 5, 2019

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Six stellar shrubs to brighten the winter garden

Feb 1, 2019
Winter doesn't have to be dark and dreary in the garden if you use plants that bloom in winter.

By Kym Pokorny
Feb 1, 2019

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Blend of warmer water, chemical exposure influence gene expression across generations in a coastal fish

Jan 31, 2019
Warmer water temperatures, combined with low-level exposure to chemicals, influence the expression of genes in the offspring of an abundant North American fish species.

By Chris Branam
Jan 31, 2019

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Pick up the pruners and head for the blueberries

Jan 18, 2019
Annual, moderate pruning of blueberry bushes results in bushes with the fewest canes, but with the greatest yields and largest berries.

By Kym Pokorny
Jan 18, 2019

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A look back on a year of gardening stories

Jan 12, 2019
A story about yellowjackets topped the most-popular list.

By Kym Pokorny
Jan 12, 2019

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Slime proves valuable in developing method for counting salmon in Alaska

Jan 2, 2019
Scientists have published a novel method for counting Pacific salmon – analyzing DNA from the slime the fish leave behind in their spawning streams.

By Chris Branam
Jan 2, 2019