The University of Arizona

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

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Enhance Economic Opportunities for Agricultural Producers

Arizona Meteorological Network (AZMET) Assists Crop Decisions HTML
Natural Compounds with Anticancer Activity and Agricultural Possibilities in Desert Plants and Associated Microorganisms HTML
Maize Microarray Project: A Tool for Crop Research and Improvement HTML
Functional Genomics of Maize Chromatin Proteins HTML
Cotton IPM: Nine Years of Reduced Insecticide Use HTML
Aquaculture Pathology Laboratory Assists Shrimp Industry HTML
Optimizing Long Distance Transportation Conditions for High Quality Tomato Seedlings HTML
Bull Fertility Tests: An Industry Collaboration HTML  
Direct Farm Marketing and Tourism Activities to Keep the Farm HTML  
Managing Lygus Bug in Cotton HTML  
Nitrogen Management in Irrigated Cotton HTML  
Computer Software Tools to Enhance Ranch Profitability HTML








Support Increased Economic Opportunities and Improved Quality of Life in Rural America

Operation Cool Shade HTML
Life and Job Skills Training: "The Extension Connection" HTML
JOLT: 4-H Journey of Opportunities for Leaders of Tomorrow HTML
Kinship Kare of Northern Arizona (KKONA)– Helping Grandparents HTML
Project LEAP: A 4-H Leadership Education Adventure for Pre-Teens HTML  
Arizona 4-H Military Partnership HTML  
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren HTML  
Community-Building on the Hopi Reservation HTML  
Arizona 4-H Teen Road Trip HTML  
Arizona 4-H Character Counts: Educating Cochise County Youth HTML






Enhance Protection and Safety of the Nations Agricultural and Food Supply

Arizona's Statewide Food Safety Program


Improve the Nation's Nutrition and Health

"Dining With Diabetes" Program for Older Adults
EFNEP Knowledge is Power–Nutrition Education for Healthier Families HTML  
Bone Builders Program Fights Osteoporosis HTML  
Better Nutrition Through EFNEP HTML  
Arizona Food Stamp Nutrition Education Program





Protect and Enhance the Nation's Natural Resource Base and Environment 

Rangelands West: A Western Regional Land-Grant Web Initiative HTML
The Master Naturalist Program HTML
School IPM: Children's Environmental Health Program HTML
Conserving Water with Water Wise HTML  
Weed Control With Less Herbicide in Arizona Tree Crops HTML  
Reducing Air Pollution: Conservation Tillage in Arizona Cotton HTML




Society-Ready Graduates

Agricultural Literacy Programs for Teachers K-12 HTML
Distance Education Partnership for Rural Arizona HTML
Job Placement in the Race Track Industry Program
Preparing Dietitians to Meet Current Demand HTML
Science Skills Workshop for High School Teachers HTML
Distance Education for Teacher Preparation in Rural Arizona
Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE): Building Entrepreneurship Skills HTML  
Agricultural Sciences Teacher Preparation Program HTML  
Credit Management for College Students HTML  
Internship for Careers in Retailing and Consumer Sciences






    These impact statements were prepared by Susan McGinley, science writer, Educational Communications and Technologies, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.

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