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Desert Gardener: National 4-H week is Oct. 2-8

Desert Gardener: National 4-H week is Oct. 2-8 | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
In 1902, the first 4-H club was started in Ohio by A. B. Graham. Since that time, 4-H has grown to more than 6 million club members in all 50
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Arizona Farming & Ranching Hall of Fame Names 2017 Inductees

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Rosie on the House: Fall, winter prime time for herb gardens

Rosie on the House: Fall, winter prime time for herb gardens | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Among the easiest bits of edible greenery to grow in the desert are herbs, and this is the time of year when we often start thinking about doing it. Even inexperienced gardeners can succeed with those old favorites: parsley, sage, rosemary and thyme.
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UA report: Few studies look at well-being of LGB youth of color

While research on lesbian, gay and bisexual youth has increased in recent years, these studies often fail to look at the experiences of young people of color, according to a new report in the Journal of Gay Lesbian Mental Health. This omission may lead to wide gaps in understanding the […]
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Personal Finance and Economics Take Center Stage in Phoenix at Council for Economic Education's 55th Annual Conference

Personal Finance and Economics Take Center Stage in Phoenix at Council for Economic Education's 55th Annual Conference | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Over 500 Educators, Experts, Economic and Financial Leaders to Address K-12 Financial and Economic Education in Our Nation's Schools
Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB
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Personal Finance and Economics Take Center Stage in Phoenix at Council for Economic Education’s 55th Annual Conference

Personal Finance and Economics Take Center Stage in Phoenix at Council for Economic Education’s 55th Annual Conference | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Personal Finance and Economics Take Center Stage in Phoenix at Council for Economic Education’s 55th Annual Conference The event will bring together over 500 K-12 educators, industry thought leaders, representatives of the Federal Reserve and partners from across the country to hear unique perspectives, and exchange ideas for bringing financial and economic education to the classroom. With networking events, over 100 hands-on training sessions and special roundtable sessions led by master teachers, attendees will have an opportunity to learn from their peers and share best practices at the elementary, middle and high school levels. David Wessel, Director, The Hutchins Center on Fiscal and Monetary Policy & The Brookings Institution; Mary C. Daly, Senior Vice President and Associate Director of Research, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco; and Michael E. Staten, Ph.D., Take Charge America Endowed Professor and Director, Take Charge America Institute for Consumer Financial Education and Research & Assistant Dean for Careers, Commerce and Industry. At the Awards Luncheon on Thursday, October 6, CEE will honor the Center for Economic Education at California State University East Bay and the Center for Economic and Financial Education at Western Washington University, this year’s recipients of the Albert Beekhuis Award for exhibiting excellence in practice and delivery of high quality programs.
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Beyond jack-o-lanterns and pie

Beyond jack-o-lanterns and pie | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Pumpkin season officially starts Saturday as most area fall-theme farm activities and pumpkin patches open for the season.
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Elegant yet efficient: Hydroponics for the home

Elegant yet efficient: Hydroponics for the home | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Water and light are all you need to grow a few plants and herbs inside.
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Arizona Student Unions explain why there’s only one gluten-free option on campus

Arizona Student Unions explain why there’s only one gluten-free option on campus | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
RELATED: Cup Quequitos: Vegan cupcakes that actually taste good
RELATED: Column: Looking for gluten free, food allergy friendly or just plain cheap healthy food at the UA?
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Elegant, yet efficient: Hydroponics at home | Features | Journal Gazette

The Journal Gazette, as Fort Wayne and northeast Indianas largest newsgathering operation, is your best source of local news, sports, business, dining and entertainment information as well as comprehensive auto, home, jobs and classified ads.
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IANR Vice Chancellor Finalists Announced | KTIC (Radio-West Point, NE)

IANR Vice Chancellor Finalists Announced | KTIC (Radio-West Point, NE) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln has announced the finalists for the position of Harlan Vice Chancellor for the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources and University of Nebraska Vice President for Agriculture and Natural Resources. The position opened when Ronnie Green became the university’s 20th chancellor earlier this year. Finalists Michael Boehm, William Brown, Gary Thompson [...]
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Ask the Contractor: University of Arizona offers well owner’s workshop

Ask the Contractor: University of Arizona offers well owner’s workshop | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
This past week we had several calls from homeowners with well issues. Do you have a private well? Do you drink your well water? Have you tested your well water quality lately? These are important questions that could impact the health and well-being of you and your family.
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UA creates Filmstacker, new educational resource, video and social media platform

UA creates Filmstacker, new educational resource, video and social media platform | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
UA personnel from the College of Agriculture and Life Science have founded a start-up business and created a new video and social media platform for sharing educational content.
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Coolidge schools focus on ag education for STEM

COOLIDGE — Agricultural education will be the centerpiece going forward for science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM, programs at Coolidge schools, officials say.
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GV Gardeners: Soil, temperatures right for fall planting

GV Gardeners: Soil, temperatures right for fall planting | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
October is a month when the difference between day and night temperatures widens. Plants that survived the hot summer are often encouraged to grow again before cold weather shows up
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UA to Train ROTC Students for STEM Work

UA to Train ROTC Students for STEM Work | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
As powerful geographic information systems and technologies revolutionize planning and operations in the military, the University of Arizona has launched a project to encourage ROTC students and student veterans to pursue careers as scientists and engineers with the U.S. Navy. Led by the the College of Education's Sara Chavarria, an interdisciplinary team has launched "NAVy Intelligence through Geospatial Applications and TEchnology," or NAVIGATE, a three-year project with more than $748,000 in funding from the Office of Naval Research.
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Tucson Meet Yourself Folklife Festival 2016 - Tucson, AZ

Tucson Meet Yourself Folklife Festival 2016 - Tucson, AZ | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Lajkonik Polish Folk Ensemble
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Personal Finance and Economics Take Center Stage in Phoenix at Council for Economic Educations 55th Annual Conference

Personal Finance and Economics Take Center Stage in Phoenix at Council for Economic Educations 55th Annual Conference | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) September 28, 2016

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Arizona Gardeners: Succulent plants look good in landscape

Arizona Gardeners: Succulent plants look good in landscape | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Do you have a saguaro, prickly pear, or a century plant in your landscape? If so, you get to enjoy the beauty and interest of a succulent plant.
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FHSU Alumni Association announces 2016 Alumni Awards | Press Releases | hdnews.net

FHSU Alumni Association announces 2016 Alumni Awards | Press Releases | hdnews.net | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Seven alumni and friends of Fort Hays State University will be honored at the Alumni Awards and Recognition Banquet on Friday during homecoming celebrations.
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Arizona to appeal adverse decision | JAVMA News

Arizona to appeal adverse decision | JAVMA News | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

The AVMA Council on Education has voted to deny a letter of reasonable assurance for the University of Arizona’s proposed School of
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Neuman Set to Call Los Alamitos Winter Meet

Track announcer Bobby Neuman will return to Los Alamitos Race Course to call the Winter meet in December.
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Arizona Gardeners: Fall vegetables, flowers, and other tasks

Arizona Gardeners: Fall vegetables, flowers, and other tasks | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
By now I hope you have planted your fall vegetables and flowers, but if not, there is still time. 
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Garden Sage: Relocating lizards yourself would be futile, illegal

Garden Sage: Relocating lizards yourself would be futile, illegal | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
If it helps you relax, think of all the pesky insects they gobble up.
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