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How to pick the right mulch

...Compost is used to feed crops; mulch is used to suppress weeds," said Daniel McGrath, a horticulturist with Oregon State University Extension. "Compost is decomposed organic matter that is generally higher in nutrients and relatively low in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-11-29/how-pick-right-mulch
Steven Gehrig O'Connell - Diana Catherine Rohlman

...specializing in immunotoxicology at Oregon State University. She is currently working at Oregon State University with the Community Outreach...is a Ph.D. Candidate at Oregon State University to obtain a degree in Toxicology...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=CE000166382757
Engagement
Technology overload slows communication

...can cause "turbulence" in a relationship, says Dan Faltesek, an assistant professor of social media at Oregon State University. But, he adds, that's not necessarily a bad thing."It can be a little awkward, but you should talk...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2013-03-07/technology-overload-slows-communica
Birds may show Japan nuclear disaster's global effects

...addition to Savan nah River National Laboratory and SREL - the Uni versity of South Carolina, Clemson University, Oregon State University, Duke University and Colorado State Uni ver sity , along with the In ter national Radioecology Labor atory of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-07-11/birds-may-show-japan-nuclear-
Few believe Mars meteorite contains traces of life

...When I first saw it I was really struck by the similarity," said marine geologist Fisk, who is a professor at Oregon State University. So far the scientific community hasn't shown much interest in David McKay's analysis of the Nakhla meteorite...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/07/liv_91313.shtml
Life & style
Group attempts to unlock corn's genetic code

...times what was previously available publicly. Land-grant universities including the University of Illinois and Oregon State University have accessed the site, as have overseas institutions including Oxford University, the Chinese Academy of Agriculture...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/21/liv_447996.shtml
Life & style
AIDS groups fight effects of conspiracy theories

...in Tuesday's issue of the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, researchers from Rand Corp. and Oregon State University conducted a random telephone survey of 500 black Americans age 15 to 44. The survey, supported by the National...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/31/met_441414.shtml
Metro
Oregon takes aggressive steps to eradicate oak disease

...They're anxious to protect a crop worth $543 million in sales in 2003, according to figures provided by the Oregon State University Extension Service. "I say get it done so we get on with business," said Julie Holmason, co-owner of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/26/liv_420237.shtml
Life & style
Genetically engineered trees quietly sprouting

...Agriculture since 1989, with about half coming since 2000. "There is a lot of value in genetic engineering," said Oregon State University researcher Steven Strauss, who tends to a few thousand engineered trees. Some researchers are infusing trees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/04/liv_383073.shtml
Life & style
Perdue taps retired Air Force general for corruption job

...JAMES E. SEHORN Born: June 18, 1940, in Forest Grove, Ore. Education: Bachelor's in forest management, Oregon State University, 1963; masters in counseling and human development, Troy State University, 1984 Career: Entered the Air Force...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/03/met_362047.shtml
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