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February 2019

Father Kino: Journey to Discovery (Tucson)

February 21 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Saddlebrooke Mountain Clubhouse, 38759 South Mountain View Boulevard
Tucson, AZ 85739 United States
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Father Kino was a cartographer, explorer, geographer, scientist, and a man with a mission. Through his knowledge of agriculture, he introduced new livestock breeds and shared expertise on animal husbandry to native groups in the area. The new plants and fruit trees he brought to the New World introduced a variety of foods to eat and contributed to the advancement of agricultural techniques, such as how to withstand seasonal changes. His scientific knowledge allowed him to make new discoveries. Dr.…

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