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Shakespeare uses the power of plants to tell his tales

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Nov 3, 2017
Roses get top billing in the Bard's plays, but many others get roles, too

By Kym Pokorny

New analysis shows Brazil slows deforestation with land registration program

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Oct 31, 2017
Program’s success provides a potential pathway toward mitigating climate change

By Chris Branam

Give amaryllis a little push for luscious indoor bloom

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Oct 27, 2017
It doesn't take much to get this traditional winter plant to flower

By Kym Pokorny

To grasp water scarcity, OSU researchers probe links between human and natural systems

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Oct 23, 2017
A big OSU-based modeling study captures the fine-level interactions between nature and people

By Gail Wells

Wisteria care: Get out your clippers twice a year and go to town

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Oct 19, 2017
Left to its own devices, wisteria will swallow the structure it grows on

By Kym Pokorny

European strain of deadly plant disease infects fir saplings in Oregon

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Oct 19, 2017
Area has been quarantined and infected trees have been cut down and burned

By Chris Branam

Zombie game teaches teens to be prepared for emergencies

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Oct 18, 2017
In an age of disasters, being ready is a serious concern

By Kym Pokorny

Pot up some bulbs and dream of spring

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Oct 14, 2017
Spring-blooming bulbs do great in containers

By Heather Stoven

Physical activity lacking for food-insecure Oregon rural children

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Oct 9, 2017
Findings lead researchers to coin term "physical activity insecurity".

By Chris Branam

Dirty your hands and feed your brain as a Master Gardener

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Oct 6, 2017
Volunteers give back by educating the public