TAG: Irrigation Association

July pegged as Smart Irrigation Month for 2019

June 12, 2019By

The Irrigation Association (IA) once again selected July as Smart Irrigation Month for 2019 with the theme “Smart Irrigation in Action.”  read more

Irrigation Association implements new smart water technology awards

May 29, 2019By

The Irrigation Association announced two new Smart Water Application Technologies (SWAT) awards aimed to recognize water providers for spearheading efforts to conserve water through stakeholder engagement, education and programs that promote efficiencies in outdoor water use. The SWAT awards will annually recognize water providers with two awards: Outstanding Industry Partnership Award, which recognizes efforts to increase partnerships with landscape and/or... read more

Irrigation Foundation now accepting Irrigation E3 applications

May 29, 2019By

The Irrigation Foundation is now accepting applications for the 2019 Irrigation E3 program. Students and faculty are encouraged to apply and take advantage of the unique opportunities available only at the annual Irrigation Show and Education Week. The program provides students and educators with exposure, experience and education in the irrigation industry. Winners receive an education and travel award for... read more

Irrigation Foundation scholarship program awards 21 students

April 5, 2019By

Twenty-one winners have been announced for the 2019 Irrigation Foundation scholarship program. The student recipients, who are enrolled in associate, bachelor’s and graduate degree programs with an irrigation focus, will receive scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $2,500. The annual program has awarded 57 students across the nation since it began three years ago. The 2019 recipients are: Forrest Beasley – Mississippi... read more

Irrigation Association introduces new format for show presentations

March 6, 2019By

The Irrigation Association (IA) will expand its technical program and irrigation seminars during the 2019 Irrigation Show and Education Conference in Las Vegas. The new format will allow additional opportunities, while keeping the traditional technical program presentation format available in 2019. New opportunities for presenters include the following: Choose from a 30-, 60- or 90-minute format; Select from research, best... read more

IA award nominations being accepted until Jan. 31

January 9, 2019By

Each year, the Irrigation Association (IA) and the Irrigation Foundation present awards to honor individuals and projects that have made — and continue to make — significant contributions toward the advancement of the industry. Nominations for these awards are due by Jan. 31. The awards open for nomination include the following: The Industry Achievement Award. This award, which is the... read more