February 10, 2015
JDGT to become authorized distributor of Rain Bird’s Maxicom and Site Control products.
February 2, 2015
Reinders event featured 35 educational sessions, trade show with over 80 suppliers, raffle prizes and more.
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.
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.
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.
May 14, 2014
Materials supporting the Irrigation Association’s initiative promotes the benefits of working with certified irrigation professionals.
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.
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.
April 2, 2014
WeatherTRAK smart irrigation management solution saves water and improves efficiency for Irvine Company’s office properties, apartment communities and resort.
March 20, 2014
A long-time company advisor, Alan Edwards joins the executive team as senior executive vice President and chief financial officer.
July 25, 2013
"DripTips" educational website and eNewsletter from Toro provide complete guide to drip irrigation.
July 25, 2013
When paired with an appropriate Solar Sync sensor, Hunter's AC-powered controllers use onsite weather data to adjust run times and help save water.
February 27, 2013
Richard Hunter is retiring after 19 years as president and CEO, and will be replaced by Greg Hunter, who has already held several executive leadership positions within the company.
January 29, 2013
A voice in the irrigation industry for more than 40 years, Robert D. Dobson has been an Irrigation Association member for more than 25 years and an executive committee member since 2009.
December 11, 2012
WeatherTrak ET Pro2 and WeatherTrak LC weather-based irrigation controllers have been proven by 25 independent studies to help save water.
November 13, 2012
Greg Hunter named chief operating officer, Gene Smith named vice president of marketing.
August 15, 2012
John Deere Green Tech named preferred partner distributor for WeatherTrak smart irrigation controllers in Washington and Oregon.
June 20, 2012
Sprinkler Times uses historical weather data to create a monthly watering schedule customized to a given landscape.
June 13, 2012
The Irrigation Association joins an elite group of organizations that have received and maintained accreditation by the National Commission of Certifying Agencies.
June 13, 2012
The WaterSense label certifies that the ESP-SMT has passed the EPA’s rigorous testing requirements, confirming the controller’s water-efficiency and performance in landscape settings.