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Bullying rates drop among American teens | KLKN (TV-Lincoln, NE)

Bullying rates drop among American teens | KLKN (TV-Lincoln, NE) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
American teens are much less likely to engage in bullying than they were a decade ago, new research suggests.
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Multiple Bt toxins won't immediately fix all pest problems, researchers say | Farm Futures

Multiple Bt toxins won't immediately fix all pest problems, researchers say | Farm Futures | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Study reviews efficiency of multiple Bt toxins in crops to combat pests; could inform refuge-size decisions
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GMO-Crops Don't Live Up To The Hype With Regards To Pest Control, Research Shows | PlanetSave

GMO crops Dont live up to the hype pest control research shows
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Transgenic Crops: Are Two Bt Toxins Better Than One? | Science 2.0

Transgenic Crops: Are Two Bt Toxins Better Than One? | Science 2.0 | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
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Transgenic Crops: Multiple Toxins No Panacea for Pest Control | UANews

Transgenic Crops: Multiple Toxins No Panacea for Pest Control | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Strategies for delaying insect resistance to transgenic crops rely on assumptions that often are overly optimistic, a new study led by University of Arizona scientists shows. Published as an advance online publication by the journal Nature Biotechnology, the findings could improve management practices for current biotech crops and promote development of new varieties that are more effective and more durable.
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Transgenic crops: Multiple toxins not a panacea for pest control | Science Codex

Transgenic crops: Multiple toxins not a panacea for pest control | Science Codex | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Strategies for delaying insect resistance to transgenic crops rely on assumptions that often are overly optimistic, a new study led by UA scientists shows. Published as an advance online publication by the journal Nature Biotechnology, the findings could
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Curious About the Mediterranean Diet? Here's the Lowdown | UANews

Curious About the Mediterranean Diet? Here's the Lowdown | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The Mediterranean diet is not merely about eating well, but about healthy living.
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Horticulture News: Local students build rockets for National Science Experiment | State Journal (Frankfort, KY)

4-H National Youth Science Day (NYSD), an interactive learning experience engaging thousands of youth across the country in conducting the National Science Experiment, took place last October. Franklin County 4-H has extended the “experiment” by continuing to teach it in area schools.t

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4-H Youth in Action Award – Recognizing Youth Who Embody 4-H Life-Changing Impact | 4-H Today

4-H Youth in Action Award – Recognizing Youth Who Embody 4-H Life-Changing Impact | 4-H Today | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
As remarkable 4-H' ers all across the nation are preparing to submit their applications, National 4-H Council caught up with the 2014 YIA Award Winner and Arizona 4-Her Andres Parra. Read as he shares his life-changing 4-H impact and his experience being recognized at the National 4-H Council Legacy Awards in Washington, D.C. last year.
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Science doesn't lie: Forest thinning pays off | Arizona Republic

Science doesn't lie: Forest thinning pays off | Arizona Republic | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
University of Arizona professor: A two-decade project shows surprising benefits from thinning forests.
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Study finds biotech and traditional practices need to coexist | Ag Professional

Study finds biotech and traditional practices need to coexist | Ag Professional | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Advocates of biotech crops and those who favor traditional farming practices, such as crop diversity, often seem worlds apart, but a new study shows that these two approaches can be compatible. 
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Log on and dig in: gardening lessons online | Arizona Daily Star

Log on and dig in: gardening lessons online | Arizona Daily Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
A trip around the Internet can help you find information about gardening in Tucson.
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Ancient wisdom boosts sustainability of biotech cotton | Nanowerk

Ancient wisdom boosts sustainability of biotech cotton | Nanowerk | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Nanowerk is the leading nanotechnology portal, committed to educate, inform and inspire about nanotechnologies, nanosciences, and other emerging technologies
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Pucker Up: Five Fast Facts About Mistletoe | UANews

Pucker Up: Five Fast Facts About Mistletoe | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
It's the holiday symbol for romance that has sparked countless smooches.
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What We've Done Lately | UANews

What We've Done Lately | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Among institutions across the nation, the University of Arizona is among the top ranking for research and development expenditures, and it maintains a strong record for landing state and federal grants to help solve some of the most pressing contemporary challenges. How does that investment help? Here are just a few recent examples of how UA-led research, or investigations involving University scientists, has been shaping new knowledge and providing practical solutions to everyday challenges:  
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Ag Day set for Feb. 4 in Willcox | Willcox Range News

WILLCOX -- Registration for the 36th annual Ag Day program begins  at 7:45 a.m., on Wednesday, Feb. 4, at the Willcox Community Center, 312 W. Stewart St.
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Transgenic crops: Multiple toxins not a panacea for pest control | Phys.org

Transgenic crops: Multiple toxins not a panacea for pest control | Phys.org | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Strategies for delaying insect resistance to transgenic crops rely on assumptions that often are overly optimistic, a new study led by UA scientists shows. Published as an advance online publication by the journal Nature Biotechnology, the findings could improve management practices for current biotech ...
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Green Thumb: Learn first-hand from 'citrus expert' | Green Valley (AZ) News and Sun

The Green Valley Gardeners will feature Glenn Wright at its Jan. 22 morning lecture. Learn first-hand from the guy who teaches the Master Gardeners about citrus trees.
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Transgenic crops: Multiple toxins not a panacea for pest control | (e) Science News

Transgenic crops: Multiple toxins not a panacea for pest control | (e) Science News | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Strategies for delaying insect resistance to transgenic crops rely on assumptions that often are overly optimistic, a new study led by UA scientists shows. Published as an advance online publication by the journal Nature Biotechnology, the findings could improve management practices for current biotech crops and promote development of new varieties that are more effective and more durable.
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UA to Serve Up Fresh Approach to Health | UA News

UA to Serve Up Fresh Approach to Health | UA News | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The Mediterranean diet has seen growing global popularity as researchers find that the dietary pattern can help prevent or reduce obesity, heart disease, type 2 diabetes and certain types of cancer. Responsive to that popularity, the University of Arizona Department of Nutritional Sciences is hosting a series of events meant to explore and share current research related to the dietary pattern, which focuses on fresh fruits and vegetables, whole grains, beans and nuts, along with lesser amounts o
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Solar Training in an Agricultural Program? You Bet! | Interstate Renewable Energy Council

Solar Training in an Agricultural Program? You Bet! | Interstate Renewable Energy Council | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Dr. Ed Franklin, an associate professor in the Department of Agricultural Education at the University of Arizona, is teaches about solar in farming’s future.
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10 notable blogs in Western Farm Press in 2014 | Western Farm Press

10 notable blogs in Western Farm Press in 2014 | Western Farm Press | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
10 notable blogs in Western Farm Press published in 2014
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What you should know about Arizona's water future | Arizona Republic

What you should know about Arizona's water future | Arizona Republic | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Sharon Megdal: Every Arizonan needs to know where his or her water comes from, because the situation is serious.
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Website shines light on renewable energy resources | Biomass Magazine

Website shines light on renewable energy resources | Biomass Magazine | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
University of Arizona researchers and a group of partners have developed a tool that will help utility companies better understand the long-term impact of renewable energy on the power grid and provide insight on how to integrate these resources.
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Biotech complements conventional and organic ag in promoting biodiversity | Genetic Literacy Project

Biotech complements conventional and organic ag in promoting biodiversity | Genetic Literacy Project | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Advocates of biotech crops and those who favor traditional farming practices such as crop diversity often seem worlds apart, but a new study shows that these
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Ancient Wisdom Boosts Sustainability of Biotech Cotton | UANews

Ancient Wisdom Boosts Sustainability of Biotech Cotton | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Advocates of biotech crops and those who favor traditional farming practices such as crop diversity often seem worlds apart, but a new study shows that these two approaches can be compatible.
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