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Surf’s Up, Natural Resource Use Down

Wednesday, May 4th, 2011

By Salem Weekly Editors from Salem Weekly, Section News Posted on Tue May 03, 2011 at 11:55:37 PM PDT  Newport will soon be the first place in the United States to have a wave energy test program. The Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center, a collaboration of Oregon State University and the University of Washington, […]

Waiting for a Wave

Wednesday, May 4th, 2011

By: Jonathan Hiskes Published: May 3 2011 – 7:14am Tags: Clean Energy, wave power Columbia Power Technologies’ SeaRay wave generator Ken Rhinefrank stands aboard the crane barge Sea Horse and smacks his hand against the six-ton yellow contraption resting on it like a gigantic dumbbell. “Stronger than steel,” he says. It’ll have to be. The dumbbell – the SeaRay developed […]

Clackamas County Extension Community Report Now Available

Wednesday, May 4th, 2011

The Clackamas County Extension Community Report is now available.  The 16-page tabloid was published in cooperation with the Pamplin Media Group.  The tabloid appeared in the following community newspapers the last week of April, 2011: Sandy Post, Estacada News, Oregon City News, Clackamas Review, West Linn Tidings, Lake Oswego Review, Wilsonville Spokesman, Canby Herald and […]

Welcome to the Urban-Rural Divide

Wednesday, May 4th, 2011

Cutting OSU extension centers would devastate rural Oregon

National Competition Digs In To Central Oregon Dirt

Wednesday, May 4th, 2011

OSU Cascades hosts national soil competition

OSU Art About Agriculture Exhibition Opens May 6

Wednesday, May 4th, 2011

17 artists will be showcased in the Oregon State University College of Agricultural Sciences’ 29th annual “Art About Agriculture” exhibition

4-H Youth Selected to Travel to Mongolia

Wednesday, May 4th, 2011

Seven Oregon 4-H members will join a delegation of 30 youth to experience Mongolian lifestyle.

Special-needs children see benefits from “Beavers Got Talent”

Friday, April 29th, 2011

OSU IMPACT partners special needs children with an Oregon State student to swim and run

Fears of a “megathrust” earthquake

Friday, April 29th, 2011

U.S. fears overdue ‘megathrust’ earthquake will trigger tsunami and decimate unprepared cities on north-west coast

First Impressions Create Impact for Kids

Friday, April 29th, 2011

How 4-H is helping elementary school students learn more about nutrition

Carbon sequestration estimate in U.S. increased – barring a drought

Friday, April 29th, 2011

 By David Stauth, 541-737-0787 Contact: Beverly Law, 541-77-6111 or bev.law@oregonstate.edu This story is available online: http://bit.ly/idZ0sW CORVALLIS, Ore. – A research group has concluded that forests and other terrestrial ecosystems in the lower 48 states can sequester up to 40 percent of the nation’s fossil fuel carbon emissions, a larger amount than previously estimated – […]

Teens Small Business “All Bottled Up”

Friday, April 29th, 2011

Tyler Delay lives in Astoria and participates in the 4-H Young Entrepreneurs Club.

Hanging up the Extension cuts off rural Oregon

Monday, April 25th, 2011

In July 2009, Sonny Ramaswamy arrived as dean of the College of Agricultural Sciences at Oregon State. The next Monday, he was told to cut $10 million from his budget.

Co-speakers of Oregon House lead town hall session

Thursday, April 21st, 2011

The co-chairmen of the Oregon House of Representatives, Arnie Roblan (D-Coos Bay) and Bruce Hanna (R-Roseburg), discussed their historic co-governance agreement and fielded questions on a wide range of issues facing the current legislative session at a town hall meeting Wednesday night at Oregon State University.“This is really an interesting time in the history of […]

Liquefaction major culprit in Japan quake

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011

OSU researchers help to identify causes.

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