The University of Arizona

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Improving Lives, Communities and the Economy

Pima

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Cooperative Extension plays a unique role in both rural and urban Pima County. We provide practical information and education to help people make their lives better. Extension educational programs promote environmental stewardship, family health and well-being, youth development and agriculture.

Outreach efforts translate relevant University of Arizona research into effective practices people can put to immediate use in their homes and businesses.

Cooperative Extension plays a unique role in both rural and urban Pima County. We provide practical information and education to help people make their lives better. Extension educational programs promote environmental stewardship, family health and well-being, youth development and agriculture.

Outreach efforts translate relevant University of Arizona research into effective practices people can put to immediate use in their homes and businesses.

We respond to thousands of residents who come to us for information, and we reach out to meet our county's educational needs. Programs are conducted by The University of Arizona College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) Cooperative Extension faculty based at 4210 N. Campbell, Tucson AZ 85719 on the Campus Agricultural Center. Faculty members form partnerships with community groups and trained volunteers to bring the university to the people. A satellite office is located in Green Valley.

Pima County - Tucson
4210 N Campbell Ave
Tucson AZ 85719-1109
Phone: 520-626-5161
Fax: 520-626-5849
Pima County - Green Valley
1100 E Whitehouse Canyon Rd
Green Valley AZ 85622
Phone: 520-648-0808
Fax: 520-648-0809

Discover trees and shrubs from the heart of civilization and learn the key to growing these plants in the Sonoran Desert.

Discover trees from the heart of civilization and learn the key to growing these plants in the Sonoran desert.

Come learn more about desert trees: selection, planting, irrigation, fertilization, pruning, and integrated pest management (IPM).

Join a Master Gardener for a free guided tour of the Demonstration Gardens.

Join Pima County Master Gardeners and Trees for Tucson/Tucson Clean and Beautiful to learn all about desert trees; Tucson Electric Power customers

This class introduces basic facts and research in early childhood brain development to raise awareness of the significant impact caregivers have on

Bring your bypass pruners for a hands-on workshop where you will learn how to prune grapevines and how to care for your grapevines during the year.

Make a unique and useful birdhouse for your fine feathered friends using Master Gardener-grown gourds.

Get your gardening questions answered by a Master Gardener at various libraries throughout the year.

Join a Master Gardener for hour-long talks on seasonal subjects at seven Pima County Libraries.

Add another dimension to your gardening experience by learning how you can use the theory of companion planting to your best advantage.

Although the UA strives to select only the best adapted plants, for more than a century the campus landscape has also served as testing grounds for

Learn how to select, dry, and press flowers and leaves to create perfect note cards.

Come early for the best selection at the Pima County Master Gardener Spring Plant Sale!

This class introduces basic facts and research in early childhood brain development to raise awareness of the significant impact caregivers have on

Learn how to design an irrigation system, what supplies are needed, and how to put it all together in this workshop.

Learn how to build a habitat that attracts native bees to encourage pollination in your garden.

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