Outreach Programs

Art About Agriculture Program

Art About Agriculture encourages artists to investigate the visual resources of the science and practice that sustains human life: agriculture. It strives to develop an understanding and appreciation of food and fiber production, especially among people not traditionally acquainted with agriculture.

Outreach in Biotechnology Program

The Outreach in Biotechnology (ORB) program seeks to provide accurate information, in context, about biotechnology.  Our focus is on the ways in which biotechnology is being used in agriculture, and the implications this has for the economy, human health, and sustainability.

Ask an Expert

Ask an Expert is a way for you to get answers from the Oregon State University Extension Service. We have experts in family and health, community development, food and agriculture, coastal issues, forestry, programs for young people, and gardening.

Summer Agriculture Institute

A project of the Oregon Agricultural Education Foundation, the Summer Ag Institute (SAI) is a three-credit, week-long, graduate-level class through Oregon State University that educates K-12 teachers with little or no background in agriculture.

E-Campus

OSU Extended Campus, part of the Division of Outreach and Engagement, offers Online Degrees, P-12 Outreach, noncredit classes, Summer Session, and more!

Extension Disaster Education Network (EDEN)

Links Extension educators from across the U.S., enabling them to use and share resources to reduce the impact of disasters

Agriculture in the Classroom Foundation

We are dedicated to helping children grow in their knowledge
of agriculture, the environment, and natural resources for the
benefit of Oregonians today and in the future.

OSU Foundation Estate Planning

The Oregon State University Foundation offers Estate Planning.  Designating the Oregon State University Foundation in your will or trust is a simple, direct method of leaving a legacy at OSU. Bequests can be of any size, and you can bequeath cash, securities, or property. This type of gift can also reduce your estate tax liability.