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How to successfully replant riparian areas

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Nov 11, 2011
Riparian areas that are damaged can be replanted. Six manageable steps are detailed in a comprehensive OSU guide.

New OSU program grooms students to become top-notch workers

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Nov 10, 2011
The Leadership Academy in the College of Agricultural Sciences aims to help students succeed in the workplace by sharpening their ability to lead, think critically, communicate and work as a team.

'Growing Farms' planning book is available to public

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Nov 4, 2011
People can use the book to process information, record their ideas and work through whole-farm planning.

Wild strawberry plants can cover a lot of ground

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Oct 21, 2011
Here's a groundcover that is native to Oregon and doesn't require much water.

Mature green tomatoes can ripen off the vine

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Oct 14, 2011
A tomato is nearing maturity when it has a light green, almost translucent, appearance.

Cool weather could be an advantage to this year’s Oregon wine vintage

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Oct 10, 2011
While it might make it difficult for gardeners to ripen backyard fruit, the cool weather this season could be an advantage to Oregon wine grapes, according to researchers at Oregon State University.

By Peg Herring

New OSU scientist will make fruit quality top priority

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Oct 10, 2011
Hood River-based researcher looks for ways to keep fruit fresh and healthy.

Gardeners can help control the great escape

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Sep 30, 2011
Gardeners can guard against and eliminate invasive plants, according to the new OSU publication "Invasive Species: What Gardeners Need to Know."

Take caution with unfamiliar berry plants

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Sep 28, 2011
Many weeds have flowered and the "fruit" can look tasty, but should not be eaten.

Plant or move plants in the fall to prevent shock

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Sep 23, 2011
The wet and mild conditions of autumn can help prevent transplant shock.