News + Awards + Accolades

News + Awards + Accolades

Recognizing the tremendous contributions from faculty, students and stakeholders advancing the future of agriculture and natural resources.

Latest News

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Seafood lab researchers aim to make more food from fish

Fishing is a big industry in the Northwest, but scientists say only about 30-40% of a fish is consumed by humans. Mostly the byproduct is thrown...


Growing Plants—And Providing Solar Energy

OSU's Chad Higgins sat down with Science Friday to discuss Agrivoltaics, a way to grow plants and provide solar energy at the same time.

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Search for interim dean

As announced by the Provost’s office, Dean Alan Sams has accepted a position at Texas A&M University and will be leaving OSU at the end of...

fossil flower in amber

Oregon State scientists identify new genus and species of legume, now mysteriously extinct

Oregon State University researchers have described a new legume tree from flowers embedded in several lumps of amber recovered from deep within...

Annual Report

For more than 150 years, we have stood at the crossroads of conservation and production, innovating new ways to advance the future of agriculture and natural resources.

We partner with industries and communities each day to help the economy and all people thrive.

The 2020 fiscal year presented unprecedented challenges. And with those challenges, unprecedented opportunities.

Now more than ever, we are committed to our tireless pursuit to make tomorrow better.

2020 Annual Report


Awards and Accolades


Celebrating the Legacy of Outstanding Alumni & Friends

The College of Agricultural Sciences celebrates the legacy of our most outstanding alumni and friends. Individuals who have been consummate ambassadors for the College and for Oregon State University. These are people who have had a meaningful impact on Oregon and its agriculture, food and environmental landscapes

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Distinguished Alumni Legacy Award

Bill and Karla Chambers from Stahlbush Island Farms

Distinguished Alumni Leader Award

Larry Sidor from Crux Fermentation Project

Distinguished Alumni Luminary Award

Sierra Hartney, Plant Pathologist with Sakata America.

Distinguished Alumni Legacy Award

Julianne Wood-Rethwill

Hall of Fame Award

Tillamook County Creamery Association