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Arizona citrus growers worried about bacteria that could wipe out citrus industry | KYMA KSWT KECY News

Arizona citrus growers worried about bacteria that could wipe out citrus industry | KYMA KSWT KECY News | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
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New Ideas Plentiful at Tucson Symposium - American Horse Publications

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UA Celebrates Special Honors for Four Faculty Members | UANews

UA Celebrates Special Honors for Four Faculty Members | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

A newly minted Regents' Professor, a University Distinguished Professor and two University Distinguished Outreach Faculty were formally recognized and celebrated by the University of Arizona on Wednesday.

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Racing And Gaming Symposium: What's The Big Idea? - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report

Racing And Gaming Symposium: What's The Big Idea? - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
This year’s Global Symposium on Racing and Gaming is particularly focused on generating the next great idea (or ideas) for the sport of horse racing.
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Arizona Gardeners: The basic rules for pruning trees and shrubs in the garden

Arizona Gardeners: The basic rules for pruning trees and shrubs in the garden | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Now that the cool months are here, it is time to start thinking about pruning. Before you make any cuts, however, let’s take time to review some basic rules.
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Business Namedropper 11-15-15 | Yuma Sun

Kurt Nolte has become the director of economic development for the Yuma College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.

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Symposium on lookout for new ideas

It is no secret horse racing is a mature industry, and no surprise that it is on the lookout for some fresh thinking.The organizers of the annual Symposium on Racing and Gaming obviously share that perspective.
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Neto's Tucson: Photo exhibit focuses on the bracero experience

Neto's Tucson: Photo exhibit focuses on the bracero experience | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
2.5 million Mexicans were part of guest worker program from 1942-1964.
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Embracing Health on the Pascua Yaqui Reservation | UANews

Embracing Health on the Pascua Yaqui Reservation | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The sterile commercial kitchen at the Pascua Yaqui Health Center comes alive with the sound of clanking spoons in stainless bowls, and young people’s laughter, one Wednesday evening a month. It's part of a monthly healthful cooking class put on by the University of Arizona Cooperative Extension's "Garden Kitchen" on the Pascua Yaqui Reservation. The classes are free and open to any Pascua Yaqui tribal member.
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UA microbiologists search for antibiotic alternatives in bacteria

UA microbiologists search for antibiotic alternatives in bacteria | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
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'Fires of Change' Exhibit Brings Illumination | UANews

'Fires of Change' Exhibit Brings Illumination | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Fire is a powerful symbol in art, able to convey destruction and power but also passion and the potential for change. The "Fires of Change" exhibit, now at the University of Arizona Museum of Art, brings this symbolism to life. From large installations made from trees to charcoal drawings made from ash collected at various fire sites, the impact of wildfires on forests feels almost tangible in the exhibit space.
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Grade school learns agriculture with University of Arizona - Sedona Red Rock News - Sedona News, Jobs, Things to Do

Grade school learns agriculture with University of Arizona - Sedona Red Rock News - Sedona News, Jobs, Things to Do | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
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NTRA Safety and Integrity Alliance Updates Code of Standards | TheHorse.com

NTRA Safety and Integrity Alliance Updates Code of Standards | TheHorse.com | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
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Wood Sources Identified in the Ancient Southwest | Archaeology

Wood Sources Identified in the Ancient Southwest | Archaeology | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Christopher Guiterman of the University of Arizona used the collections housed at the Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research and a technique called dendroprovenance to determine the origins of the wooden beams that were used to build the monumental great houses in Chaco Canyon, New Mexico.

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Phoenix-area food banks turning away citrus donations

Phoenix-area food banks turning away citrus donations | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
PHOENIX -- Valley food banks won't be taking most citrus donations this year because of a bug with the potential to wipe out fruit trees across the state
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Five Stewards Win ROAP Pete Pederson Awards - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report

Five Stewards Win ROAP Pete Pederson Awards - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The Racing Officials Accreditation Program (ROAP) announced today five winners of the 2015 Pete Pedersen Award, which is presented annually to stewards who have made important contributions to the Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse racing industries. The award is named in … Continue reading →
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Discover Discovery Gardens

SIERRA VISTA — Master gardeners from Cochise County descended upon the University of Arizona South last week to begin work on a fledgling garden in the college’s Sierra Vista campus.
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University of Arizona creating law clinic for resource users | Arizona Daily Star

Center will help farmers, ranchers miners and other businesses using natural resources.
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Column: It's Finals, eat your problems

As we approach the busy shopping season and return to campus, we find ourselves too broke to eat proper meals once again. With finals around the corner, it’s doubly difficult just to find time to sit down and eat with all the studying. Yet, there is hope. It is our responsibility as collegiate members to feed ourselves, and in doing so, we shouldn’t feel pressured to eat healthy. As long as we commit the rare act of sitting down for a meal, we should be entitled to eat whatever pleases our stoma
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Unexpected Wood Source for Chaco Canyon Great Houses | UA News

Unexpected Wood Source for Chaco Canyon Great Houses | UA News | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The wood in the monumental "great houses" built in Chaco Canyon by ancient Puebloans came from two different mountain ranges, according to new research from the University of Arizona Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research. The UA scientists are the first to report that before 1020, most of the wood came from the Zuni Mountains about 50 miles to the south. The species of tree used in the buildings did not grow nearby, so the trees must have been transported from distant mountain ranges.
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Other than for droughts, Arizona isn't ready for climate issues

Other than for droughts, Arizona isn't ready for climate issues | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
In a recent report grading the weather preparedness of all 50 states, Arizona received an overall grade of C- for its all-around weather readiness.
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University of Arizona Opens Water, Energy Technology Center | The Solutions Source of the Water & Wastewater Industry

University of Arizona Opens Water, Energy Technology Center | The Solutions Source of the Water & Wastewater Industry | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Dow Water & Process Solutions, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Co., celebrated the opening of the University of Arizona’s Water and Energy Sustainable Technology (WEST) Center on Friday, Nov. 20.
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