The Toro Company
According to Toro, Aqua-Traxx FC provides improved uniformity and superior ability to control overall system flow rate.
October 3, 2014
The Irrigation Association has partnered with the California Polytechnic State University’s Irrigation Training & Research Center to offer a series of online courses.
October 1, 2014
Accessible through any web browser, with no special log in, setup or training required, the ETwater optimized irrigation plan can be created in four easy steps using an aerial view of the property.
The IrriGreen Genius Irrigation System represents the next generation in digital technology for water-saving lawn irrigation.
Certified irrigation professionals no longer have to sign partnership agreements with EPA to be recognized for water-efficient knowledge.
September 8, 2014
This marks the first time that the Irrigation Association has awarded the IA Select designation to classes offered by an external training services provider.
Previous law required 100% to be living, marking a dramatic shift in views on outdoor water use to maintain landscapes.
July 25, 2014
California says HOAs can no longer fine homeowners who stop irrigating lawns during extreme drought.
July 23, 2014
Fertigation with waste water containing some nitrates has resulted in healthy turfs, but could require more testing.
July 9, 2014
The new Central Turf & Irrigation Supply branch complements the company’s existing Greater New York Metropolitan Area store network and will help grow the brand along the Northeast corridor.
As high temps and dry weather hit, use these tips to keep grass lush and green.
May 14, 2014
Materials supporting the Irrigation Association’s initiative promotes the benefits of working with certified irrigation professionals.
Turf Feeding Systems
Fertigation offers a simple method to feed through the irrigation system and irrigate with fertile water to produce a healthy plant.
May 1, 2014
The Irrigation Association has added a specialty group for water features and lake management, citing the importance of these related industries to landscape irrigation.
April 25, 2014
In an effort to lower per capita water use, Georgetown officials pass ordinance limiting amount of irrigated turfgrass in a new home’s landscape.
Groundskeeper Tech (GT)
New software eliminates need for printed maps, giving maintenance workers a new tool to manage landscape irrigation systems.
April 15, 2014
SB 17 initially sought to set 15% limit on irrigated portion of landscape, now just identifies best practices to help conserve water consumption.
April 14, 2014
John Deere Landscapes says it's not just about products anymore, it’s about making the contractor’s business easier and more profitable.
The RainCommander RC1200 is a WiFi-enabled sprinkler controller that allows homeowners to run their systems from anywhere using an app on their smartphone, tablet or any other connected device.
April 2, 2014
WeatherTRAK smart irrigation management solution saves water and improves efficiency for Irvine Company’s office properties, apartment communities and resort.
Field tests show nearly 50% landscape water-use savings when using Aqua Cents; company now looks to expand reach of product nationwide through subcontracting and licensing agreements.
March 20, 2014
A long-time company advisor, Alan Edwards joins the executive team as senior executive vice President and chief financial officer.
Smart-irrigation technologies can go a long way in helping to maintain healthy lawns while conserving water. But there are other things landscape contractors can do in addition.
Massachusetts contractor Ed Marchant says demand for smart irrigation is definitely moving in the right direction.
Rain Bird Corporation
Rain Bird's HE-VAN High-Efficiency Variable Arc Nozzles
Rain Bird Corporation
Rain Bird's RWS Root Watering System