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OSU’s Oak Creek Center for Urban Horticulture earns recognition from national wildlife organization

Oct 11, 2019
Everything done at the center takes sustainability into account.

By Kym Pokorny, | News Story

Looking for Frog-Friendly Moss Control

Does moss treatment that is typically used on roofs hurt frogs?

By Weston Miller, | Featured Question

5 easy ways to be sustainable in the garden

May 10, 2019
Being kinder to the environment isn't difficult if you choose a few easy practices that will not only help the planet but your wallet, too.

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

Economic analysis provides watershed moment for environmental groups

Oct 11, 2018
Economists have found that in the United States, watershed groups have had a positive impact on their local water quality. 

By Chris Branam | News Story


Cultivating Healthy Farms, Forests, Food and Families in Polk County.


Eco Gardening

Ecogardens, or ecological gardens, are ways to save natural resources and still enjoy gardens and landscapes. Many methods of ecogardening are available.