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Corvallis Ranked 5th Healthiest City in Oregon! Corvallis is the most alternative-transportation friendly community in the State and the percent of Corvallis residents that have health insurance is above the state average, according to NerdWallet. Read more here.

OSU makes top 10 Ag & Forestry university list according to QS World University Rankings of approximately 200 top institutions for agriculture and forestry worldwide. “Our world ranking is a testament to the continued great work of our faculty and researchers,” said Dan Arp, dean of OSU’s College of Agricultural Sciences. Read more here.

Laurie Houston, Susan Capalbo & John Antle discuss Using Big Data to Inform Agricultural Decisions on the AGree Transforming Food and Ag Policy blog. Making informed decisions at the farm or landscape scales is not easy. The agricultural sector, like all parts of our global economy, is becoming data-rich due to advances in remote and mobile measurement technologies. However, this increases the need for enhanced data management and analytical capabilities.

Upcoming Seminars & Events


Applied Economics Graduate Student Orientation
8:30 AM - 12 Noon, 200C Ballard Hall


Applied Economics Graduate Fall Picnic
5-7 PM, Avery Park, Corvallis


Sixth Annual Pacific Northwest Climate Science Conference, Coeur d’Alene, ID Save the date!