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Leading Retailers to Offer Insights About What's "IN"

Contact center analytics are a vital asset to call centers looking to ensure compliance, grow revenue, strengthen customer loyalty, improve efficiency and increase customer satisfaction. Contact center analytics assist management by sorting and simplifying big data, in order to provide valuable insights on the relationship between agents and customers to achieve a higher quality of service.
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The Real Reason for Flowers: Not Just For Valentine's Day | Patch

The Real Reason for Flowers: Not Just For Valentine's Day | Patch | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Davis, CA - “Give someone flowers, and they flash a genuine Duchenne smile," says UC Davis-trained entomologist.
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Arizona SciTech Festival 2016 - Phoenix, AZ

Arizona SciTech Festival 2016 - Phoenix, AZ | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Phoenix, AZ: Schedule of Events:February 12th, 2016 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.: Pueblo Grande Museum Lecture Series: From the Coast to the DesertSpeaker: Andrea Gregory, M.A.
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This Year's Grammy Awards Have a UA Connection | UANews

This Year's Grammy Awards Have a UA Connection | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Like many little girls, Gina McCann dreamed when she was young of becoming a famous pop singer. Her goal, which may have seemed far-fetched at the time, was to one day win a Grammy.
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The real reason for flowers isn’t just for Valentine’s Day

The real reason for flowers isn’t just for Valentine’s Day | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
We Americans will be gifting one another with some 200 million flowers on Valentine’s Day, but that’s not the “real reason for flowers,” says UC Davis-trained entomologist Stephen Buchmann of Tucson, Ariz., author of the ne
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State lawmakers get earful in Flagstaff about state budget priorities | Arizona Daily Sun

State lawmakers get earful in Flagstaff about state budget priorities | Arizona Daily Sun | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Two members of the Arizona House of Representatives’ Appropriations Committee were peppered with pleas for additional funding at a state budget town hall Saturday at Flagstaff City Hall.
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Sap-sucking bugs harm fruit

Sap-sucking bugs harm fruit | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
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

Aggressive bees looking for a drink | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
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

Report from January 2016 NM Racing Commission Meeting | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
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

USAgNet.com - Pennsylvania News - How Plant Science Can Grow Small Business | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Your Daily Source for Pennsylvania Ag & Farm News, Markets, Weather, Auctions and Real Estate
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One Health for All | UA Foundation

One Health for All | UA Foundation | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

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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Central Arizona College - Everett Rhodes Named 2016 Dean Merrell Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient

Everett Rhodes of Casa Grande, AZ, has been named the 2016 Dean Merrell Lifetime Achievement Award recipient by the South Central District of the Arizona Association Future Farmers of America (FFA).
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The Real Reason for Flowers: Not Just for Valentine's Day | Patch

The Real Reason for Flowers: Not Just for Valentine's Day | Patch | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Berkeley, CA - "Pollinated blossoms turn into nutritious fruits and seeds; these invaluable foodstuffs keep the world’s 7.2 billion people from starving."
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What's Your Major: Is UA's Race Track Industry program the most prestigious degree on campus?

What's Your Major: Is UA's Race Track Industry program the most prestigious degree on campus? | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Hundreds of universities have English departments, fine arts colleges and various STEM programs, but only the UA can boast that it offers a degree in the animal racing industry.
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UA Employee Sings in Grammy-Nominated Group | UA@Work

UA Employee Sings in Grammy-Nominated Group | UA@Work | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Gina McCann sings in a classical music group called True Concord Voices & Orchestra, which is nominated for two Grammy awards: Best Choral Performance and Best Contemporary Classical Composition.
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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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