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UA Researcher Leads Statewide Effort on Autism Education, Early Intervention | UANews

Ann Mastergeorge, UA associate professor of family studies and human development, is leading a statewide effort to educate parents, health-care providers and other professionals about how to identify the signs of autism in very young children and...
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EPA grants Section 18 to combat sorghum aphid in Ariz.

EPA grants Section 18 to combat sorghum aphid in Ariz. | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Arizona sorghum growers can now apply for a permit from the Arizona Department of Agriculture and use Transform WG immediately to control sugarcane aphid.
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IANR Vice Chancellor Finalists Announced | KTIC (Radio-West Point, NE)

IANR Vice Chancellor Finalists Announced | KTIC (Radio-West Point, NE) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln has announced the finalists for the position of Harlan Vice Chancellor for the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources and University of Nebraska Vice President for Agriculture and Natural Resources. The position opened when Ronnie Green became the university’s 20th chancellor earlier this year. Finalists Michael Boehm, William Brown, Gary Thompson [...]
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32 Students + 15,000 Insects Equals One Biological Clue | UANews

32 Students + 15,000 Insects Equals One Biological Clue | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
One of biology's most challenging puzzles — how organisms change in response to the pressures of natural selection — might just have become a little easier to tease apart, thanks to research that took 32 undergraduate students and more than 15,000 caterpillars (of children's book fame) to complete. 
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Arizona Gardeners: Fall vegetables, flowers, and other tasks

Arizona Gardeners: Fall vegetables, flowers, and other tasks | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
By now I hope you have planted your fall vegetables and flowers, but if not, there is still time. 
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Stock DD Board Post # 255773

Stock DD Board Post # 255773 | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Stock DD Board Message Board: Green Planet Grp (GNPG) 0.0170 $GNPG Green Planet's HHO Generator Provides Answer to UN Air Pollu
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Bug Doctor Justin Schmidt and His Stinging Bugs

Dr. Schmidt talks about the many bugs he's been voluntarily stung by and brings out some of those insects for Jimmy to see. Kaley Cuoco vs. Jimmy Kimmel
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Garden Sage: Relocating lizards yourself would be futile, illegal

Garden Sage: Relocating lizards yourself would be futile, illegal | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
If it helps you relax, think of all the pesky insects they gobble up.
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Student-run jewelry biz Outcharmed is on the rise on campus

Student-run jewelry biz Outcharmed is on the rise on campus | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
In the age of social media, it’s easier than ever to start a new business and easily reach a vast amount of people.
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AWC President wants to stay in touch with La Paz County

AWC President wants to stay in touch with La Paz County | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Dr. Daniel P. Corr is the new President of Arizona Western College, the community college district for Yuma and La Paz Counties. When he first visited Parker in March before
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Opinion: Help protect Lake Mead and Colorado River water

Opinion: Help protect Lake Mead and Colorado River water | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Water management requires planning for the future.
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Valley Forward winners reflect a shared ethic to protect natural resources

Valley Forward winners reflect a shared ethic to protect natural resources | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
There’s a lot that’s right about Arizona! But not enough of us are talking about the good stuff. Maybe too few of us are aware of just how progressive the Grand
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'Locavores' Can Find Produce, Farmers' Markets More Easily

'Locavores' Can Find Produce, Farmers' Markets More Easily | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Looking for wool from Navajo churro sheep? Or goat's milk cheese? How about something like green peppers? Check out Local Fresh, a newly improved, mobile-friendly site that allows "locavores" — local eaters — to more easily find local foods, goods and farmers' market locations.
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RISE Symposium to Highlight Range Research | UANews

RISE Symposium to Highlight Range Research | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Experts will share their research in natural history, environmental science and resource management in the Southwest during a forthcoming symposium to be held at the University of Arizona. The Research Insights in Semiarid Ecosystems, or RISE, Symposium enables the sharing of recent results of scientific research at the USDA-ARS Walnut Gulch Experimental Watershed and the UA Santa Rita Experimental Range.
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UA Report: Few Studies Look at Well-Being of LGB Youth of Color | UANews

UA Report: Few Studies Look at Well-Being of LGB Youth of Color | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
While research on lesbian, gay and bisexual youth has increased in recent years, these studies often fail to look at the experiences of young people of color, according to a new report in the Journal of Gay & Lesbian Mental Health.
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UA Helps Community With Kissing-Bug Problem | UANews

UA Helps Community With Kissing-Bug Problem | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
BISBEE, Ariz. — Plant your feet on Main Street in old Bisbee and cast your eyes upward, toward the turquoise blue sky. Now, take in the view — a panorama of houses perched on narrow roads that retreat into the hills.
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Ask the Contractor: University of Arizona offers well owner’s workshop

Ask the Contractor: University of Arizona offers well owner’s workshop | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
This past week we had several calls from homeowners with well issues. Do you have a private well? Do you drink your well water? Have you tested your well water quality lately? These are important questions that could impact the health and well-being of you and your family.
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Transforming farming and disrupting produce distribution - Green Sense Farms is transforming farming by growing leafy green in stacking vertical towers, 365 days a year. - iCrowdNewswire

Transforming farming and disrupting produce distribution - Green Sense Farms is transforming farming by growing leafy green in stacking vertical towers, 365 days a year. - iCrowdNewswire | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Green Sense Farms, LLC Transforming farming and disrupting produce distribution.   “Vertical farms are capturing attention for two big reasons: local interest in produce that doesn’t have to be transported hundreds of miles before it makes it to the kitchen, and the need to find new food sources for the world’s growing population. That means … Continue reading Transforming farming and disrupting produce distribution – Green Sense Farms is transforming farming by growing leafy green in stacking vertical towers, 365 days a year.
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SCOTT BONAR ELECTED SECOND VICE PRESDIENT OF THE AMERICAN FISHERIES SOCIETY | American Fisheries Society

SCOTT BONAR ELECTED SECOND VICE PRESDIENT OF THE AMERICAN FISHERIES SOCIETY | American Fisheries Society | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
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UA creates Filmstacker, new educational resource, video and social media platform

UA creates Filmstacker, new educational resource, video and social media platform | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
UA personnel from the College of Agriculture and Life Science have founded a start-up business and created a new video and social media platform for sharing educational content.
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México y EUA evalúan mantos acuíferos en frontera

Por primera vez, México y Estados Unidos han comenzado a evaluar de manera conjunta el agua que comparten bajo el subsuelo, al elaborar la cartografía y ca
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Bug lovers swarm to Arizona Insect Festival | KVOA (TV-Channel 4, Tucson)

News, weather and sports information for Tucson and southern Arizona
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Havasu leaders forming 4-H club

Havasu leaders forming 4-H club | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Seven-year-old Valesca Bullock learned how to train a puppy. Her brother, 10-year-old Ryland Bullock, overcame his fear of public speaking to take second place for his presentation on eating bugs.
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Ranch/farming workshop in Safford Sept. 28

Ranch/farming workshop in Safford Sept. 28 | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
SAFFORD — Arizona Land and Water Trust and its partner, the University of Arizona Cooperative Extension, will conduct a Ranching/Farming Into the Future workshop Wednesday, Sept. 28.
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