TAG: Irrigation Show & Education Conference

IA releases drought report

February 2, 2016By

The Irrigation Association (IA) released the Drought Summit Discussion Report and Recommendations. The document provides a summary of a summit discussion on droughts and policy and program recommendations. In November, IA hosted a Drought Summit in conjunction with the 2015 Irrigation Show & Education Conference in Long Beach, Calif. Industry experts discussed the irrigation industry’s role in finding long-term solutions... read more

IA sets Irrigation Show in Vegas, Orlando for 2016, 2017

March 4, 2015By

The Irrigation Association (IA) confirmed the dates and locations for the 2016 and 2017 Irrigation Show & Education Conferences, with the 2016 show being held in Las Vegas Dec. 5-9 and the 2017 show in Orlando, Fla., Nov. 6-10. Every year, the Irrigation Show includes more than 300 exhibitors for agriculture, landscape and golf irrigation; networking on the show floor... read more

Toro donates $20K to Irrigation Foundation

November 21, 2014By

In the thick of the 2014 Irrigation Show & Education Conference, held Nov. 19-20 in Phoenix, The Toro Co. donated $20,000 to the Irrigation Foundation in support of the Irrigation E3 Program. Founded in 2012, the Irrigation E3 Program aims to engage next generation of irrigators through three E’s: exposure, experience and education. Academics nominate students for consideration as an... read more

Irrigation Foundation names 13 E3 learners, leaders

November 13, 2014By

The Irrigation Foundation named 13 students and faculty as winners of the 2014 Irrigation E3 Program. This year’s winning class receives an all-expenses-paid trip to the Irrigation Show & Education Conference, Nov. 17 – 21 in Phoenix. Founded in 2012 and sponsored by The Toro Co., the E3 program provides students and faculty with exposure, experience and education in the... read more

Irrigation Foundation releases 2013 Annual Report

May 14, 2014By

The Irrigation Foundation released its 2013 Annual Report, which is downloadable from the foundation’s website. The foundation revised its strategic plan in 2013 to better align with its mission of attracting people to careers in irrigation. In response, its volunteer and staff leadership pursued a number of new activities to expand existing programming and grow its most successful programs. Included... read more

Toro steps up as 2014 Irrigation E3 Program sponsor

November 11, 2013By

The Toro Co. solidified its partnership with the Irrigation Foundation, as the 2014 Irrigation E3 Program sponsor, with the presentation of a $20,000 check to the foundation Nov. 7 at the Irrigation Show & Education Conference in Austin, Texas. “The Irrigation Foundation is looking forward to partnering with Toro in the continued success of our unique Irrigation E3 Program, which... read more