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Crop talk: UA scientists learning how plants communicate with their environment

Scientists at the University of Arizona’s School of Plant Sciences are conducting a project to understand how plants talk with each other with the ultimate goal to engineer plants to help them survive a warmer world.... Read more»0

Navajo-Gallup Water Supply Project projected to serve thousands of Arizona Native Americans

The Navajo-Gallup Water Supply Project, which is more than a decade old but isn’t expected to be finished until 2029, plans to divert more than 37,000 acre feet of water from the San Juan Basin to help provide clean water to 250,000 Native Americans.... Read more»0

Fifth-generation Pinal County farmer struggles to grow crops with less water

Obtaining water has been a constant source of worry for farmers in Pinal County, and with the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation announced a Tier 1 shortage on the Colorado River in August, farmers will receive one-third of the water supply that would normally be available.... Read more»0

Dreamers in Arizona have mixed feelings about Biden’s immigration plan

President Joe Biden's plan to reform the U.S. immigration system includes preserving the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program and outlines a path to permanent residence and citizenship for its recipients, but some immigrants remain skeptical about the future.... Read more»0