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After being kidnapped, the recovery ahead | KOCO (TV-Oklahoma City, OK)

After being kidnapped, the recovery ahead | KOCO (TV-Oklahoma City, OK) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
It's impossible to know how any given individual is going to respond to trauma, including the 5-year-old boy rescued this week after being kidnapped from a school bus in Alabama.
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Future farmers come to UA | Arizona Daily Wildcat

Future farmers come to UA | Arizona Daily Wildcat | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The UA will be hosting high schoolers from around the state who have taken the day off of school to compete in several different agriculture-based competitions on Friday.
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Science City Adds Pi to the Menu | UANews

Science City Adds Pi to the Menu | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
A diverse, excitement-filled Science City lineup awaits visitors as the University of Arizona prepares to share science with the masses at the annual Tucson Festival of Books on March 14 and 15. Visitors to Science City will experience the connection between their daily lives and advances in science and learn about groundbreaking research being done at the UA. The Tucson Festival of Books is the fourth-largest book festival in the world, but it is the only one to incorporate science as a key com
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W. Wuertz marks 50 years serving on board of ED2 | Tri-Valley Dispatch

W. Wuertz marks 50 years serving on board of ED2 | Tri-Valley Dispatch | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Time flies. Electrical District No. 2 was created in 1923 to provide electric power to irrigation pumps and other classes of customers in the Casa Grande Valley. 
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Retailers to Explore Service 'Everywhere at Once' | UANews

Retailers to Explore Service 'Everywhere at Once' | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The Terry J. Lundgren Center for Retailing at the University of Arizona has announced the 2015 presenters at its 19th annual Global Retailing Conference, which will take place April 23 and 24 at the Westin La Paloma Resort in Tucson.  
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UA helps Mexican universities build extension network | Tucson Sentinel

 TenThe University of Arizona is helping establish a national network of extension programs in Mexican universities, Project REINU, designed to bring resources and education to communities in rural Mexico.

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Emerging Asian nations taking China’s spot as cheapest tilapia producer | Undercurrent News

As Chinese competitiveness in tilapia production wanes, nations elsewhere in Asia as well as the Americas are set to grab market share of the fillet market in the whitefish.

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Arizona Gardeners: 10 tips for a great spring garden in Pinal County | Tri-Valley Dispatch (Casa Grande AZ)

Now that the really cold weather appears to be behind us and the temperatures are slowly warming, it is time to put in a spring vegetable garden. Vegetable gardens provide delicious and highly nutritious entrees  for the dinner table. There is nothing better than a fresh Caesar salad right out of the garden. I like to grow eggplant and cook up a batch in the Dutch oven outdoors over the coals. Watching and working with plants can add a new dimension to your life. It can be a source of physical a
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New Safety Methods Sprout in Fields After E.coli Outbreak | Arizona Public Media

New Safety Methods Sprout in Fields After E.coli Outbreak | Arizona Public Media | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
California spinach problem in 2006 led to measures now in effect there and in Southern Arizona.
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Giving Back: Racing Industry Comes Together For Horse-Crazy Girls | Paulick Report

When Jim Mulvihill, director of media and industry relations at the National Thoroughbred Racing Association, went through his mail at his Lexington office in late January, he had a somewhat atypical letter waiting for him.

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Out youth fare better study finds | Washington (DC) Blade

They found in the project’s survey of 245 non-Latino white and Latino LGBT young adults, ages 21 to 25, that respondents experienced victimization and bullying in high school because of their LGBT identity whether they came out or not.

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Now we have some solar paying dividends for the county | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson)

In 2007, Pima County embarked on a plan to use solar energy to help promote sustainability.It's 2008 Sustainable Action Plan is still a model.In 2009, it embarked on an aggressive solar installatio...
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LGBT Youth Who Are Out Have Better Mental Health When Older | Psychiatry Advisor

LGBT Youth Who Are Out Have Better Mental Health When Older | Psychiatry Advisor | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Young people who were open about their sexual orientation in high school had higher self-esteem and lower levels of depression than those who weren't.
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Book festival serves a super-sized slice of pi | Arizona Daily Star

Explore the concept of pi at the book festival's Science of Pi zone.
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These Stunning Photos Reveal The Surprising Source Of America's Lettuce

These Stunning Photos Reveal The Surprising Source Of America's Lettuce | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Who knew?...
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Arizona Gardeners: Understanding the popular, low-water-use bougainvillea | Tri-Valley Dispatch (Casa Grande AZ)

A popular low-water-use plant that gives lots of color in the landscape is bougainvillea.



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Retailers to Explore Serving the Customer “Everywhere at Once” at University of Arizona Conference | Yahoo! Finance

The Terry J. Lundgren Center for Retailing at the University of Arizona today announced the 2015 presenters at its 19th Annual Global Retailing Conference, April 23-24 at the Westi
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7 home-and-garden events in March in metro Phoenix | Arizona Republic

7 home-and-garden events in March in metro Phoenix | Arizona Republic | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Home tours, plant sales abound as spring heats up in the Valley.
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Harvesting technology's promise: Aerial crafts a boon to farming industry | Yuma Sun

Above the fields of Arizona Western College during this week’s Southwest Ag Summit, crowds gathered to see tractors and newly plowed fields during the field demonstration portion of the proceedings. 
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Rage Comes with Risk for Your Heart | KNWA (TV-Channel 51 Rogers, AR)

Rage Comes with Risk for Your Heart | KNWA (TV-Channel 51 Rogers, AR) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
(KNWA/CNN) -- When you get angry, the stress isn't restricted to your head. New research shows that anger actually triggers electrical changes in the heart, which can predict future arrhythmias in some patients.
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Scientists to host discussion regarding GMOs | Arizona Daily Wildcat

Scientists to host discussion regarding GMOs | Arizona Daily Wildcat | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
UA scientists Rod Wing and Doug Taren will host an informal discussion on genetically modified organisms and food security to address concerns on health and livelihood today at Gentle Ben’s Brewing Company from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
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New Safety Methods Sprout in Fields After E.coli Outbreak | Arizona Public Media

New Safety Methods Sprout in Fields After E.coli Outbreak | Arizona Public Media | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
California spinach problem in 2006 led to measures now in effect there and in Southern Arizona.
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Teens who disclose LGBT status have greater self-esteem, less depression | Healio

Adolescents who disclosed that they were gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender to their peers at school had greater self-esteem and less symptoms of depression during young adulthood, according to data published in the American Journal of Orthopsychiatry.“Until now, a key question about balancing the need to protect LGBT youth from harm while promoting their well-being has not been
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One reason you might not want squeaky clean dishes | ABC 10

A new study in the journal Pediatrics found a link between washing dishes by hand and a reduced risk of developing allergies in kids.
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LGBT Teens Who Come Out Early Have Less Depression as Young Adults | Psych Central News

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) teens who disclose their orientation at school have higher self-esteem and lower levels of depression as young adults, compared to LGBT youth who keep their identity a secret, according to new research at...
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Budget cut rumors arise | Arizona Daily Wildcat

Budget cut rumors arise | Arizona Daily Wildcat | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
UA graduate students met with Sen. Steve Farley and Rep. Stefanie Mach from District 10 in a Town Hall meeting to voice opinions regarding proposed budget cuts, which are rumored to be more than originally proposed.
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