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Ag News: New Wasp & BMSB
A pest might have met its match. Oregon State University entomologist looks at the soil-nesting wasp. It could be a potential biological control for BMSB.
Heavy Snow and Cold Means Diseases for Wheat Growers
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon wheat farmers, like their counterparts in Washington and Idaho, are using additional fungicide treatments to stave off stripe rust this year.
Capital Press reports that a heavier than normal snowfall and extended periods of cold and rain resulted in conditions ideal fo…
Watch for Orange Poop
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Orange poop is hard to miss -- and that's the point. Volunteers spent part of their weekend picking up piles of poo along the trails in Oregon's McDonald Forest. About a-half ton of doogie doo-doo was scooped up...
Oregon State University Named in Rape Case
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A woman who says she was raped while attending Oregon State University seeks $7.5 million in a federal lawsuit against the school and its former football coach, Mike Riley.
The woman says the university and Riley failed to address a sexually violent culture among the footb…
Bacon Seaweed
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — What grows quickly, is packed with protein, has twice the nutritional value of kale and tastes like bacon?
The answer, according to scientists at Oregon State University, is a new strain of seaweed they recently patented...
Spokane Native Is Perfect Against WSU
The home field hospitality of the Oregon State Beavers was not warm to the Washington State Cougars Saturday afternoon. Over 2,700 fans witnessed the first perfect game in Beavers history at Coleman Field in Corvallis.
OSU's freshman Drew Rasmussen, a Spokane native, put down all 27 Cougars…