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What is this huge larvae in my mason bee box?

Q: I found a chunk of dried mud with some larvae embedded in it. It was in our mason bee box, but way too big for mason bees. What could it be?

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OSU Extension Fire Program adds faculty, responds to recent wildfires

Four new regional wildland fire specialists recently joined the OSU Extension Fire Program team and are adding their expertise to the webinars focusing on post-fire issues for landowners.

Kym Pokorny | Oct 28, 2020 | News story

Guidelines for Conducting Physical Activities

This document provides guidance for resuming in-person physical activity programming during times of COVID-19.

Oct 2020 | Educational document

OSU Extension’s Western Meat School goes hybrid and attracts hundreds

Western Meat School, which runs for six weeks in November and December, will cover key topics in production, processing and marketing to produce high-quality meat and sell to diverse market channels.

Kym Pokorny | Oct 28, 2020 | News story

Lavado de Manos de Alta Velocidad en la Niñez Temprana Consejos de aprendizaje durante el Covid-19

Aprender a lavarnos las manos de manera eficaz requiere práctica tanto para niños como para adultos. El Lavado de Manos de Alta Velocidad puede ser una forma divertida y segura de ayudar a un grupo de niños a lavarse las manos bien y rápidamente, al mismo tiempo que se distancian socialmente.

Shauna Tominey, Glenda Hyde, Lauren Kraemer | Oct 2020 | Fact Sheet

New OSU program improves rural outreach to promote mental health and well-being

A new Oregon State University program is working to improve mental health and address substance use in rural communities by building on existing local partnerships.

Oct 27, 2020 | News story

Pot up some bulbs and dream of spring

Bulbs often do better in pots than in the ground because pots provide better drainage, critical for their long-term survival.

Kym Pokorny | Oct 23, 2020 | News story

What are these little gray bugs?

Q: I have an infestation on my broccoli as well as my brussel sprouts. Can you tell me what these are and how I can battle them?

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