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Guayule could drive Arizona’s economy

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It’s common knowledge that America’s largest import is oil, but do you know what’s second? Hint: it’s a commodity used for tires, hoses and thousands of household products. The United States imports 100% of it’s natural rubber from the Hevea tree grown in nations like Indonesia, Thailand and Vietnam. Once upon a time, there was… Read More →

Guayule could drive Arizona's economy

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It’s common knowledge that America’s largest import is oil, but do you know what’s second? Hint: it’s a commodity used for tires, hoses and thousands of household products. The United States imports 100% of it’s natural rubber from the Hevea tree grown in nations like Indonesia, Thailand and Vietnam. Once upon a time, there was… Read More →

Bridgestone picks Eloy site for research farm

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The Scottsdale office of the Land Advisors Organization, the nation’s largest land brokerage firm, announced the successful completion of a site selection assignment for Bridgestone Corporation (BSJ) in collaboration with Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations (BATO). BATO acquired a 281-acre agricultural site in Eloy, Arizona, to serve as the base of its agricultural research operation. This… Read More →