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Libraries now ‘lend’ seeds to local gardeners | Arizona Jewish Post

Libraries now ‘lend’ seeds to local gardeners | Arizona Jewish Post | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
As my friends and I say the motzi (blessing over bread), I have a new appreciation for the effort our ancestors put into growing wheat, thanks to the Pima County Public Library, which now “lends” seeds at several branches.
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‘Immersed in water’: Sharon Megdal dives into policy and environmental issues | Arizona Jewish Post

‘Immersed in water’: Sharon Megdal dives into policy and environmental issues | Arizona Jewish Post | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

University of Arizona Distinguished Outreach Professor Sharon Megdal grew up in Irvington, N.J., where scarcity of water wasn’t a problem. After she settled in Tucson in the late 1970s, her perspective began to change. “I lived here a dozen years before becoming immersed in water,” says Megdal, who started out as a student of state and local government and holds a Ph.D. in economics from Princeton University.

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