Oregon State University Extension Service

Our History

The Oregon State University Extension Service engages the people of Oregon with research-based knowledge and education that strengthen communities and economies, sustain natural resources, and promote healthy families and individuals.

More than eighty people gather at the back of a train to listen to a farming demonstration lesson.
Two OSU Extension agents stand by a car in the middle of the field.
Mobile kitchen is pulled in a large trailer.
Courtesy of OSU Archives, HC0975_Mack_Jackson. (Cropped from original)

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