After a series of offseason trades and signings, the Arizona Diamondbacks were expected to contend. But so far in 2016, just about everything that can go wrong, has--with home fans bearing the brunt of the losing.
We may soon be seeing agaves, and their byproducts, in places besides the desert and shot glasses. Ford Motor Company is working with Jose Cuervo, the tequila maker, to take agave fibers left from the juice extraction process and incorporate them into the plastic to be used in car parts.
A new medical marijuana growing facility will be built in Prescott Valley. The town council approved a final development plan to allow up to 40,000 square feet of greenhouse facility to be built immediately.
"What I want to do is abolish these societal expectations that say if you have a body that deviates from this one very, very specific ideal then you're garbage and you need to apologize and you need to torment yourself. That's what I want to get rid of."
As water continues to be a precious, and limited, resource in Arizona and the southwest, water officials continue to explore the possibility of using desalination as a way to quench the region’s thirst.