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Summer Ag Institute tour includes stop at Groseta ranch - Camp Verde Bugle

News and Information in Yavapai County including Verde Valley, Cottonwood, Camp Verde, Clarkdale, Jerome, Arizona, AZ
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Summer Ag Institute tour includes stop at Groseta ranch | Verde Independent (Cottonwood, AZ)

Since 1922, the Groseta family has been in the cattle business.

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UA-Built App Makes Used-Car Buying a Game | UANews

UA-Built App Makes Used-Car Buying a Game | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Purchasing a car can be a stressful experience, especially for first-time buyers. A new mobile app developed at the University of Arizona is making the process a little more fun by teaching teens and young adults about the used-car buying process through interactive games.
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Rainharvesting seminar set for Saturday

Rainharvesting seminar set for Saturday | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
“Free” — who hasn’t been enticed by this word? Most of us have eagerly accepted “freebies” offered to us at events, fairs or even as token gifts. Usually these items
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Arizona Installs Revolutionary Robotics System

Arizona Installs Revolutionary Robotics System | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The University of Arizona Maricopa Agricultural Center has installed a revolutionary new agricultural robotics system has been installed on 1.5 acres of cultivated land as part of the Advanced Rese…
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U of Arizona Installs Agricultural Robotics System | Growing America

U of Arizona Installs Agricultural Robotics System | Growing America | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
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Why matching fish farming with crop irrigation is a win for parched Southwest | The Guardian (UK)

Why matching fish farming with crop irrigation is a win for parched Southwest | The Guardian (UK) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Farmers in the Southwest are turning a harsh, dry climate to their advantage by raising fish
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Kids’ dental health improving in Ariz.

Kids’ dental health improving in Ariz. | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Tooth decay is the single most common chronic childhood disease which can cause lasting harm to a child’s health as well as impact their cognitive and social development. This can lead to missed school days, an inability to focus and may cause anxiety or other factors which affect academic success.
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Arizona Gardeners: Scheduling garden and landscape irrigations

Arizona Gardeners: Scheduling garden and landscape irrigations | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
With hot weather temperatures right around the corner, now is a good time to review the basic rules of irrigation.
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Red-hot poker plant

Red-hot poker plant | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Q: I have a customer who is trying to identify a plant. She says it can change directions of the branching/leaves almost at will. It has leaves like a wild
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Palo verde beetles mainly a danger to unhealthy trees

Palo verde beetles mainly a danger to unhealthy trees | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Q: I have a question related to the “Desert Museum” palo verde.
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Registration now open for Summer After-Care | Douglas (AZ) Dispatch

The University of Arizona Cooperative Extension will be hosting the 4-H Summer After-Care program, for students going into grades three through five, Monday through Thursday, from May 31 to June
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Farm to Fork Brought to You by Yavapai County Supervisors

Farm to Fork Brought to You by Yavapai County Supervisors | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Farm to Fork Brought to You by Yavapai County Supervisors - Farm to fork brought to yo
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Urban agriculture takes root in Phoenix area | Arizona Republic

Urban farms have been growing fast in the Phoenix area over the past few years.
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Arizona Gardeners: Prepare for coming hot weather

Arizona Gardeners: Prepare for coming hot weather | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
While the weather has recently been quite nice for the end of May, one thing we know: Sooner or later it will get hot. When that happens, plants of all types are at risk.
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Agri-Bots: US Department Of Energy Invests Millions In Cutting-Edge Arizona Crop Scanner

Agri-Bots: US Department Of Energy Invests Millions In Cutting-Edge Arizona Crop Scanner | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
In the middle of a field of sorghum, near Maricopa, a giant robot is at work. Scientists are using that machine to study biofuel crops under drought conditions. To do this, the U.S. Department of Energy has invested millions into this first of its kind robotic recording system. This new tool will help fuel and feed a growing population, with dwindling water supplies.
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New agricultural robotics system will advance use of robotics | Ag Professional

New agricultural robotics system will advance use of robotics | Ag Professional | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Robotics involved in agricultural production is being proven in research, and the University of Arizona (UA) has installed a new agricultural robotics system on 1.5 acres of cultivated land at the Arizona Maricopa Agricultural Center.
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U of Arizona Installs Agricultural Robotics System | Growing America

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University of Arizona Releases New Equine Rabies Resource - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report

University of Arizona Releases New Equine Rabies Resource - Horse Racing News | Paulick Report | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
With a domestic horse in Arizona testing positive for rabies for the first time in 7 years, the need to inform equine owners about the threat of the disease and how to prevent it was brought to the forefront. Reported in April, the Arizona Department of Agriculture indicated that the horse, from Santa Cruz County, …
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Tucson's secret garden | Arizona Daily Star

Glorious gardens — cultivated by master gardeners at the University of Arizona and Pima County Cooperative Extension site at 4210 N. Campbell Ave. — are unknown to many Tucsonans. Video
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Arizona Gardeners: Understanding the giant saguaro and keeping it healthy

Arizona Gardeners: Understanding the giant saguaro and keeping it healthy | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
There have been a number of questions recently about the saguaro cactus and some of the problems that can affect the health of this interesting plant. 
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Kids’ dental health improving in Arizona

Kids’ dental health improving in Arizona | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
FLORENCE — Tooth decay is the single most common chronic childhood disease and can cause lasting harm to a child’s health as well as impact cognitive and social development. That can lead to missed school days, an inability to focus and may cause anxiety or other factors that affect academic success.
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Curling leaves on citrus trees is sign of drought

Curling leaves on citrus trees is sign of drought | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Q: How likely are seriously neglected mature citrus trees to recover?
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