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Mason bees go to work early in the season before honey bees emerge

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Jan 26, 2018
These native insects especially love the pollen from fruit trees

By Kym Pokorny

$2 million barley project gets naked for the good of the grain

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Jan 24, 2018
OSU is leading a five-state effort to develop varieties of organic naked barleys

By Chris Branam

Great scat! Bears - not birds - are the chief seed dispersers in Alaska

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Jan 16, 2018
Bears may influence plant composition in the Pacific Northwest

By Chris Branam

Brewing beer? Go a step further and grow your own hops

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Jan 5, 2018
Don't forget the trellis when you plant beer's necessary ingredient

By Kym Pokorny

Top 10 gardening stories of 2017 from OSU Extension

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Dec 29, 2017
Our list includes topics from moss to bees

By Kym Pokorny

6 winter-blooming plants brighten gardens in dark days

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Dec 22, 2017
Right when you need it, these stunners break into bloom

By Kym Pokorny

Outdoor School begins funding notifications for 2017-18 school year

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Dec 20, 2017

The new statewide Outdoor School has begun notifying school districts that they will receive funding for the 2017-18 school year.

By Chris Branam

Organic blueberry growers can compete successfully with commercial operations

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Dec 18, 2017
10-year study shows trio of production methods for best results

By Kym Pokorny

Combination of warmer water, chemical exposure intensifies harmful effects in a coastal fish

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Dec 14, 2017
Inland silversides have temperature-sensitive sex determination

By Chris Branam

OSU plant pathologists discover unusual evolutionary transition in common bacteria

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Dec 12, 2017
It’s the “Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde” in a nursery setting

By Chris Branam