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Two local residents receive Centennial award | Payson (AZ) Roundup

Two local residents receive Centennial award | Payson (AZ) Roundup | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Two Rim Country residents recently won rare recognition for contributions to education and agriculture from the Arizona Cooperative Extension.
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Yuma, AZ, Center Of Excellence For Desert Ag Launched | AgriMarketing.com

Agriculture industry leaders have joined together to create the Yuma Center of Excellence for Desert Agriculture, designed to tackle on-the-ground industry needs.

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The secret to healthy soil — and happy plants | Arizona Daily Star

The secret to healthy soil — and happy plants | Arizona Daily Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
How good is your soil, really? Stop guessing and find out for sure.
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Program hosts annual farm camps, partners with local organizations | Inside Tucson Business

Program hosts annual farm camps, partners with local organizations | Inside Tucson Business | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

We work, we learn, we have fun,” says Chris Lowen, Manager of Las Melpitas de Cottonwood Farm on the banks of the Santa Cruz River.

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Master Gardener conference now open to the public | Arizona Daily Star

Master Gardener conference now open to the public | Arizona Daily Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Register by Wednesday. Organic edibles and landscape contouring will be discussed.
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6 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Zucchini | Huffington Post

6 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Zucchini | Huffington Post | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

If you want a veggie that's extremely versatile, look no further than zucchini. Whether eaten raw or cooked, there's so many ways to enjoy it and still get a solid amount of a few vitamins and minerals you need. 

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Arizona Gardeners: Minimizing the heat island effect with cool roofs, paving, trees | Tri-Valley Dispatch (Casa Grande, AZ)

Arizona Gardeners: Minimizing the heat island effect with cool roofs, paving, trees | Tri-Valley Dispatch (Casa Grande, AZ) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The heat island effect in urban areas is known to cause increased temperatures. Since we live in a warm desert, we need to stop from time to time and reflect on what we can do to minimize its effects, especially as our communities continue to grow.
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National 4-H Council and Lockheed Martin Team Up to Recognize Teachers Who Bring Science to Life | Spoke (San ,CA)

National 4-H Council and Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] are launching the "Teachers Bringing Science to Life" contest that will provide resources and rewards for educators who encourage their students to explore the field of aerospace engineering.

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National 4-H Council and Lockheed Martin Team Up to Recognize Teachers Who Bring Science to Life | KOTA (TV- Scottsbluff, NE)

National 4-H Council and Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] are launching the "Teachers Bringing Science to Life" contest that will provide resources and rewards for educators who encourage their students to explore the field of...
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National 4-H Council and Lockheed Martin Team Up to Recognize Teachers Who Bring Science to Life | WHTM (TV-Harrisburg, PA)

National 4-H Council and Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] are launching the "Teachers Bringing Science to Life" contest that will provide resources and rewards for educators who encourage their students to explore the field of...
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National 4-H Council and Lockheed Martin Team Up to Recognize Teachers Who Bring Science to Life | WNCT (TV-Greenville, NC)

National 4-H Council and Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] are launching the "Teachers Bringing Science to Life" contest that will provide resources and rewards for educators who encourage their students to explore the field of...
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National 4-H Council and Lockheed Martin Team Up to Recognize Teachers Who Bring Science to Life | Virtual-Strategy Magazine

Educators given chance to win $1,000 and a STEM classroom makeover | Virtual Strategy Magazine is an online publication devoted entirely to virtualization technologies.
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National 4-H Council and Lockheed Martin Team Up to Recognize Teachers Who Bring Science to Life | Street Insider

CHEVY CHASE, Md., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National 4-H Council and Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] are launching the "Teachers Bringing Science to Life" contest that will provide resources and rewards for educators...
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UA Project Trains Native American High School Students to Build Aquaponic Systems | UANews

UA Project Trains Native American High School Students to Build Aquaponic Systems | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

A year ago, high school student Carlos Valenzuela had an idea for a project that would promote sustainability while also helping his community on the Tohono O'odham reservation.

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Industry forms Yuma Center of Excellence for Desert Ag | Ag Professional

Agriculture industry leaders have joined together to create the Yuma Center of Excellence for Desert Agriculture, designed to tackle on-the-ground industry needs.
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6 Things You Should Know About Zucchini | Health Magazine

6 Things You Should Know About Zucchini | Health Magazine | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Zucchini actually falls under the umbrella of summer squash, which are squashes that get harvested before their rinds harden. Here are some other fun facts about this veggie that may surprise you.
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UA Program Promotes Smart Water Use in Arizona and Beyond | UANews

UA Program Promotes Smart Water Use in Arizona and Beyond | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Tucson residents have saved 3.6 million gallons of water while contributing to community enhancement projects through Conserve to Enhance, a program started at the University of Arizona.

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Program Promotes Smart Water Use in Arizona and Beyond | Yuma News Now

Tucson residents have saved 3.6 million gallons of water while contributing to community enhancement projects through Conserve to Enhance, a program started at the University of Arizona.

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WATER WISE: The vital role of butterflies | Sierra Vista (AZ) Herald

WATER WISE: The vital role of butterflies |  Sierra Vista (AZ) Herald | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Few things are more delightful than watching a colorful butterfly flit from flower to flower, sipping nectar in a summer garden.

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National 4-H Council and Lockheed Martin Team Up to Recognize Teachers Who Bring Science to Life | WFXR (TV-Roanoke, VA)

National 4-H Council and Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] are launching the "Teachers Bringing Science to Life" contest that will provide resources and rewards for educators who encourage their students to explore the field of...
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National 4-H Council and Lockheed Martin Team Up to Recognize Teachers Who Bring Science to Life | KFJX (TV-Pittsburg, KS)

National 4-H Council and Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] are launching the "Teachers Bringing Science to Life" contest that will provide resources and rewards for educators who encourage their students to explore the field of...
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National 4-H Council and Lockheed Martin Team Up to Recognize Teachers Who Bring Science to Life | WMDT (TV-Delmarva, DE)

National 4-H Council and Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] are launching the "Teachers Bringing Science to Life" contest that will provide resources and rewards for educators who encourage their students to explore the field of...
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National 4-H Council and Lockheed Martin Team Up to Recognize Teachers Who Bring Science to Life | Digital Journal

National 4-H Council and Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] are launching the "Teachers Bringing Science to Life" contest that will provide resources and rewards for educators who encourage their students to explore the field of aerospace engineering.


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National 4-H Council and Lockheed Martin Team Up to Recognize Teachers Who Bring Science to Life | Toledo (OH) News Now

National 4-H Council and Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] are launching the "Teachers Bringing Science to Life" contest that will provide resources and rewards for educators who encourage their students to explore the field of...
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National 4-H Council and Lockheed Martin Team Up to Recognize Teachers Who Bring Science to Life | FinWin

National 4-H Council and Lockheed Martin Team Up to Recognize Teachers Who Bring Science to LifeEducators given chance to win $1,000 and a STEM classroom makeover CHEVY CHASE, Md., July 24, 2014. National 4-H Council and Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] are launching the "Teachers Bringing Science to Life" contest that will provide resources and rewards for educators who encourage their students to explore the field of aerospace engineering.

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