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U of A researchers study future forest landscape after Aspen Fire | KVOA (TV-Channel 4, Tucson)

U of A researchers study future forest landscape after Aspen Fire | KVOA (TV-Channel 4, Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
U of A researchers study future forest landscape after Aspen Fire
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Benedict Conte | Leader Herald (Gloversville, NY)

Benedict Conte | Leader Herald (Gloversville, NY) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Benedict Conte, 56, passed away June 29, 2013, doing what he did best — helping others. He resided in St. Johnsville.
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S3 cell sorter chosen for annual course | Application Story | Laboratorytalk

S3 cell sorter chosen for annual course | Application Story | Laboratorytalk | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Bio-Rad’s S3 cell sorter was used as a training instrument at the 36th Annual Research Course in Flow Cytometry.
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GAA publica edición de julio-agosto 2013 se su revista | Aquahoy (Peru)

GAA publica edición de julio-agosto 2013 se su revista | Aquahoy (Peru) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

La Global Aquaculture Alliance acaba de publicar la edición julio-agosto 2013 de su revista The Advocate. En esta edición se incluyen varios artículos relacionados con el síndrome de la mortalidad temprana (EMS, por sus siglas en inglés) que viene afectando a la actividad camaronera en Asia.

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Arizona Is Fertile Ground for New York Matzo | New York (NY) Times

Arizona Is Fertile Ground for New York Matzo | New York (NY) Times | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Arizona’s arid wheat fields have become the front line in the competition between two Ultra-Orthodox sects for the most rigorous standards in the production of matzo.
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8 Images to Understand the Southwest Drought | Climate Central

8 Images to Understand the Southwest Drought | Climate Central | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
These eight charts and maps put the ongoing drought in the context of past weather, current conditions, and climate change.
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Racing for survival | Lansing (MI) State Journal

Racing for survival | Lansing (MI) State Journal | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

At 6:30 a.m. on an early summer Friday, Jim Jackson is into his usual routine, taking care of a dozen horses. Scrub out and refill plastic water buckets. Clean stalls. Give each horse a measure of grain.

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Valent BioSciences Names New Global Business Manager For Its Ag Microbial Unit | AgriMarketing.com

Valent BioSciences Corporation (VBC) announced that Roger Storey has joined the company as global business manager of VBC's Agricultural (Ag) Microbial business unit.

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Learning water at UNM | Albuquerque (NM) Journal

When Shawn Hardeman was looking for the next step on the career ladder, he turned to the University of New Mexico’s Water Resources Program.

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UA externs, Tucson Village Farm work for sustainability | NBC News

UA externs, Tucson Village Farm work for sustainability | NBC News | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
TUCSON - The University calls them externs, not interns because the work they are doing is not internal. It's work that can benefit everyone and they hope what they learn can help them apply healthy living standards in their careers.
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College class teaches how to be a good dad | Guam Pacific Daily News

Can a college class teach how to be a good father?
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Helmets should be required of horse riders, too | Yuma Sun

I am in total support of Susan Schaefer’s position that youth should wear a helmet when riding a horse.

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Growing fish in the Arizona desert? | Western Farm Press

Growing fish in the Arizona desert? | Western Farm Press | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Desert Springs Tilapia is an aquaculture farm located in the southwestern Arizona low desert in Dateland making great strides toward sustainable farming.
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Importante seminario sobre Calentamiento Global se realizará en Palmilla | Diario VI Region (Chile)

Con motivo de la celebración del Mes del Medio Ambiente y comprometida con el desarrollo ambiental sustentable de la comuna de Palmilla, que la han hecho acreedora al premio Mejor Municipio Sustentable del País en el año 2012, y que se encuentra en plena etapa de certificación ambiental intermedia, ha tomado la decisión de enfrentar los problemas asociados a la distorsión de los patrones de lluvias y/o alteraciones al clima producto del cambio climático que está produciendo el calentamiento global, para lo que la alcaldesa Gloria Paredes, ha tomado contacto con los mejores especialistas disponibles en el país que están trabajando este tema.

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Pacific Northwest Salmon Center names new director | Kitsap (WA) Sun

Mendy Harlow has been with the program for 10 years.
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Another day of 100-plus degrees as Tucson marches toward record | Arizona Daily Star

Another day of 100-plus degrees as Tucson marches toward record | Arizona Daily Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Tucson is poised to sizzle its way to a heat record: a month in which every single day tops out at 100 degrees or higher.
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Arizona Is Fertile Ground for New York Matzo | Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette

Here, on a Christian farmer's land five miles from the Mexican border, lies the holiest of fields for some of New York's most observant Orthodox Jewish communities. Wheat harvested on these 40 acres is destined to become matzo, the unleavened bread eaten by Jews during the eight days of Passover.

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NTRA Announces Mulvihill Hiring | Standardbred Canada

On Monday, June 24, the National Thoroughbred Racing Association announced that it has hired Jim Mulvihill as Director of Media & Industry Relations.

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Brazilian Agribusiness Executive Joins Ceres' Board Of Directors | AgriMarketing.com

Energy crop company Ceres, Inc. (Nasdaq: CERE) today announced that Brazilian agribusiness executive Daniel Glat has joined the company's board of directors. Glat succeeds Douglas Suttles, who stepped down from the Ceres board.

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Mulvihill Named Director of Media & Industry Relations for NTRA | Paulick Report

The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) today announced that it has hired Jim Mulvihill as Director of Media & Industry Relations.  Since October 2009, Mulvihill has served as the Communications and Pari-Mutuel Marketing Manager for Fair...
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Ceres Inc : Brazilian Agribusiness Executive Joins Ceres Board of Directors | 4-Traders

Energy crop company Ceres,
Inc. today announced that Brazilian agribusiness
executive Daniel Glat has joined the company's board of directors. Glat
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College class tackles the realities of Fatherhood 101 | Deseret News (Salt Lake City, UT)

College class tackles the realities of Fatherhood 101 | Deseret News (Salt Lake City, UT) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The University of Arizona is packing a classroom with men and women who want to know about fatherhood in various cultures. It's part research, part how-to, taught by a husband-wife team.
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University Aims To Teach Future Dads More Than How-To | CIO Today

University Aims To Teach Future Dads More Than How-To | CIO Today | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Can a college class teach you about being a father? The University of Arizona thinks so, as do hundreds of students learning what fatherhood really means for men today and their future families.
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Kemper Marley's legacy tied to robust philanthropy, Phoenix death of reporter Don Bolles | Arizona Republic

Kemper Marley's legacy tied to robust philanthropy, Phoenix death of reporter Don Bolles,When Kemper Marley died, a friend fretted that the land baron and liquor distributor would always be associated with the 1976 death of Arizona Republic...
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Fish farmed in Arizona sold in Canada | FishfarmingXpert

As previously stated by this FishfarmingXpert writer, one of the ways so-called “closed containment” fish farming can work is when one has access to a supply of either warm water or a source of cheap heating energy where fast-growing fresh-water fish can be produced in a short turn-around time. One such farm that is supplying the Canadian largely Asian community with fresh fish is Desert Springs Tilapia, and Mary Carroll, a student at the University of Arizona recently described this operation and its operational advantages.

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