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Mixing trees, sewer pipes — watch out

Mixing trees, sewer pipes — watch out | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Q: We have some old mesquite trees and palo verde trees near our walking lanes. There are old clay unsealed sewer pipes nearby at a depth of about 4 feet.
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Protecting your cactus

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Q: I live in the Tucson Foothills area where I planted three San Pedro cactus near an outdoor wash area six years ago. During the cold months, the temperature can
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Copper Country News Help Celebrate Cobre Valley’s History on Friday at Bullion Plaza

Copper Country News Help Celebrate Cobre Valley’s History on Friday at Bullion Plaza | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
MIAMI — “Celebrating our Legacy: Building a Shared History for Cobre Valley” will be held at 6 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 5 at Bullion Plaza in Miami.
The University of Arizona Cooperative Extension and Water Resources Research Center invites you to share your memories and historical knowledge — and make your mark. As people move in and out of the community
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Arizona Gardeners - Plant propagation: Making new plants from cuttings

Arizona Gardeners - Plant propagation: Making new plants from cuttings | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
If you have a favorite grapevine or blackberry and wish you had a few more, early February is an ideal time to make new plants from cuttings.
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GVC hosts climate change forum with UA professors

A forum on climate change, managing and adapting to its impacts, is set for 1:30 p.m. Feb. 24 at GVR West Center in Green Valley.
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WEEKEND: Take lunch to heart this weekend

WEEKEND: Take lunch to heart this weekend | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Your #1 News Source for the Olympic Peninsula, Port Angeles, Sequim, Port Townsend and beyond.
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Making sure food from your garden is safe to eat

Making sure food from your garden is safe to eat | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Gardening delivers produce that is tastier, cheaper and safer than store-bought, right? Well, not necessarily safer.
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Make sure food from your garden is safe to eat

Make sure food from your garden is safe to eat | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Gardening delivers produce that is tastier, cheaper and safer than store-bought, right? Well, not necessarily safer.
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Spicy Arthritis Treatment Moves to Clinical Trials

Spicy Arthritis Treatment Moves to Clinical Trials | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
TUCSON, Ariz. — Now that turmeric’s biologically active spicy compounds and intracellular targets in experimental models have been identified, Dr. Janet Funk and her team at the University of Arizona are moving the project out of the laboratory and into the clinic to study turmeric’s effects in people. 
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When to prune back hibiscus and bougainvillea

When to prune back hibiscus and bougainvillea | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Q: What is the best month in the Tucson/Marana area to trim back hibiscus and bougainvillea plants? Also, I need to cut back and trim greasewood so what is the
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Will Cyprus trees survive without watering?

Will Cyprus trees survive without watering? | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Q: Our small HOA is trying to convert to desert or semi-desert landscaping. It’s a fight, as some owners want the same flowers they had back east or in California,
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Dealing with weeds in the winter grass

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Q: I have a backyard of Bermuda that is overseeded with annual rye grass. Last year was my first in this house and I moved in during January to find
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Making sure food from your garden is safe to eat | The Daily Reporter

Making sure food from your garden is safe to eat | The Daily Reporter | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
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Sap-sucking bugs harm fruit

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Q: I live in Sierra Vista and have a small peach tree, about 3 to 4 years old. Last spring it bloomed for the first time and set about a
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Aggressive bees looking for a drink

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Q: I was finally sitting outside last week with my soda and had up to five aggressive bees wanting my beverage. Yikes! They even have a memory cause the next
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Water Wise: Erosion focus of Feb. 6 program

Water Wise: Erosion focus of Feb. 6 program | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The power of water is impressive. Its force can carve canyons a mile deep or be harnessed to generate electricity at hydroelectric plants. Its raw power is revealed during flash
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Report from January 2016 NM Racing Commission Meeting

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Report from January 2016 NM Racing Commission Meeting The New Mexico Racing Commission held its monthly meeting at its headquarters in Albuquerque on Thursday, January 21.
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What's your major?: sustainable plant systems teaches students how to manage food processing

What's your major?: sustainable plant systems teaches students how to manage food processing | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The Bachelor of Science degree in sustainable plant systems is one unique major among others at the UA. A collaboration with the school of plant Sciences and the department of soil, water and environmental science, the sustainable plant systems program is for students seeking to learn about how to produce and manage large quantities of plants in an environmentally friendly way.
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USAgNet.com - Pennsylvania News - How Plant Science Can Grow Small Business

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Your Daily Source for Pennsylvania Ag & Farm News, Markets, Weather, Auctions and Real Estate
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One Health for All | UA Foundation

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Bonnie Buntain knows how high the level of interest is for the UA’s new Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree program.

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For Sale in Cochise County: How Much Water Is There?

For Sale in Cochise County: How Much Water Is There? | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Part 3:Land being bought for water, but is there enough to sustain, farms, towns economy?
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Controlling stink bugs

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Q: We have been having a bad stink bug infestation (hemipterans not pinacate beetles) the past couple of years in the garden. This past year they were out early and
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Eggs belong to an insect that is more a curiosity than pest

Eggs belong to an insect that is more a curiosity than pest | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Q: Any idea whose eggs these are? They were on an orange tree in Tucson.
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Campus Celebrity: Ella Anguiano

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Ella Anguiano works in a research greenhouse at the Controlled Environment Agriculture Center growing tomatoes.
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