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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.

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.

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
530 E Whitehouse Canyon Rd
Green Valley AZ 85622
Phone: 520-648-0808
Fax: 520-648-0809

FREE Demonstration Garden Tours

* * * Class is full; call or email to be placed on a waiting list. * * *

Did you know Winter vegetables grow exceedingly well in the Sonoran Desert?

The first tour on September 13th could be very special if the birds cooperate.

A FREE evidence-based interactive program that features a range of exercises to understand root causes of misbehavior, set attainable goals, plan ahead, and consistently address behavior problems.

This 16-hour interactive training focuses on integrating early brain development and typical child development for children prenatal to age three.

Come hear Pima County's Master Gardener talk about the Preservation of Seeds and Plants for Diversification: Seed Saving.

Learn the history and heritage of Arizona's oldest University and its Arboretum.

Enjoy your time strolling among fruit and nut trees on the beautiful University of Arizona campus while learning the many ways trees contribute to

If the thought of putting together an irrigation system gives you hives and heart palpitations this workshop is for you.

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

FREE Demonstration Garden Tours!

Aprenda los Signos/Reaccione Pronto fue desarrollado por los Centros para el Control y Prevención de Enfermedades (CDC) para promover la concientiz

Plants have been used for centuries to treat and remedy all sorts of ailments.

SAVE THE DATE for the Pima County Master Gardeners bi-annual plant sale!

What makes up the landscape? Learn about the maintenance and production of various plants in the landscape.

This 16-hour interactive training focuses on integrating early brain development and typical child development for children prenatal to age three.

Just in time for fall – make a unique and useful birdhouse for your fine feathered friends using Arizona-grown gourds.

Fertilizer, Amendments, and Their Proper Uses: Composting, Synthetic, Organic

The Learn the Signs/Act Early (LTSAE) was developed at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to promote awareness of developmental m

Learn the history and heritage of Arizona's oldest University and its Arboretum.

Learn the basics of mosaics. Create your own stepping stone for your garden.

Citrus Care in the Sonoran Desert is a hot topic! Would you like to grow a citrus tree?

What makes up the landscape? Learn about the maintenance and production of various plants in the landscape.

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 about some of the medicinal plants on campus and their therapeutic properties for human health!

This tour identifies trees with edible products growing in our campus landscape and features native plants to the Sonoran desert.

Discover trees from the Mediterranean region and learn the key to growing these plants in the Sonoran desert.

The cactus garden has evolved with a greater understanding of and attitude toward landscaping.

Don't have the time or the means to travel to a tropical destination?

Este es un entrenamiento interactivo de 16 horas que se enfocará en integrar el desarrollo temprano del cerebro y el desarrollo normal de niños de

This 16-hour interactive training focuses on integrating early brain development and typical child development for children prenatal to age three.

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Make a Donation

We are pleased to offer a variety of ways that you can make your gift to Cooperative Extension. If you have questions or would like to make your gift by telephone, please contact the CALS Development Office at 520-621-7190.
 

Online Giving

Thank you for your interest in supporting Cooperative Extension across the state of Arizona. Donors like you have contributed greatly to our continued success in education for improving lives and communities. All tax deductible charitable donations are processed through the University of Arizona Foundation. We appreciate your support of Cooperative Extension.

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Mail

Please make your check payable to: "University of Arizona Foundation"

Gifts may be mailed to:

CALS Cooperative Extension
301 Forbes Building
PO Box 210036
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0036
 

 

Estate Gifts, Gifts of Stock, Gifts of Insurance or other Planned Gifts

If you would like to include Cooperative Extension, or a specific Extension program, in your estate plans, or if you would like information on the benefits and ease of giving gifts of stock or insurance or other types of planned gifts, please contact Ann Stevens at 520-621-7883.
 

Charitable Gift Annuities

Charitable Gift Annuities are an important way to support Arizona Cooperative Extension, particularly county level Extension programs, while receiving life-long income and significant tax benefits. Please call Ann Stevens at 520-621-7883 for more information.

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