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    Wild About Utah: Native Grasses

    Wild About Utah: Native Grasses

    CWEL Director Kelly Kopp discusses the use of water-wise ornamental grasses for wildlife habitat on National Public Radio's Wild About Utah program. An audio recording is also available.

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    More “Pop” Per Drop: Smart Irrigation

    More “Pop” Per Drop: Smart Irrigation

    Recent CWEL graduate student Shane Evans publishes More “Pop” Per Drop: Smart Irrigation in the Landscape Business and the SportsField Management trade journals.

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    USU Extension Professionals Make Connections in the Philippines

    USU Extension Professionals Make Connections in the Philippines

    CWEL Director Kelly Kopp participated in a trip to the Philippines in order to learn more about Extension abroad and make connections with program administrators, practitioners, and academics in the field.

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    Water Check season has begun across Utah!

    Water Check season has begun across Utah!

    This free program is available in many locations throughout the state including Cache, Iron, Washington, Davis, Weber, Morgan, and Summit Counties. CWEL is also charged with administering the program in Salt Lake City, Sandy City and Eagle Mountain. If you live outside these areas, check out our online DIY Water Check tool to help you perform your own Water Check.

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    Former CWEL Director Dr. Larry Rupp Honored with Prestigious Career Award

    Former CWEL Director Dr. Larry Rupp Honored with Prestigious Career Award

    The Career Specialist Award is the most prestigious award that the USU Extension Specialist Association can bestow on an individual. In January of 2020 Dr. Larry Rupp was honored with this award at the annual Utah Extension Conference.

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