TAG: Russ Jundt

Conserva Irrigation’s CareerTech Academy helps unemployed during COVID-19

April 7, 2020By

Conserva Irrigation completed the company’s second CareerTech Academy. Led by Conserva’s Jay Gray, an Irrigation Association-certified and 30-year accredited member, the CareerTech Academy helps people with little or no irrigation experience immediately find technician jobs upon course completion with a Conserva Irrigation franchised location. “This is one of the most challenging times in our nation’s history, and we know that unfortunately many... read more

Conserva Irrigation expands with 7 new territories

January 27, 2020By

Conserva Irrigation added seven new territories this month. The company welcomed three new franchisees and will open territories in: Pasadena, Calif. Burbank/Glendale, Calif. North Indianapolis, Ind. Central Indianapolis, Ind. North Charleston, S.C. South Charleston/Hilton Head, S.C. West Charleston, S.C. With these additions, Conserva Irrigation said the company has now grown to 91 territories in markets throughout the country. Last year,... read more

Conserva Irrigation franchise expands, celebrates 1-year mark

August 21, 2018By

Conserva Irrigation celebrated the one-year mark since launching its national franchise with the signing of five new franchise agreements and three expansion contracts, totaling 52 territories across the country. “Our team is thrilled to see the outstanding progress and nationwide growth Conserva Irrigation has experienced throughout the past year,” said Russ Jundt, founder of Conserva Irrigation. “The accomplishments we’ve achieved... read more

Conserva Irrigation expands after signing 4 franchise agreements

October 12, 2017By

Conserva Irrigation signed four new franchise agreements in Houston, Scottsdale, Ariz., Lexington, Ky., and Richmond, Va., as part of its goal to expand its national footprint. The new franchise owners include: Jim Driscoll at the Houston location; Keith Ortega in Scottsdale; Jeff and Toni Schuck in Lexington; and Hoa and Natalie Nguyen in North Richmond. “We are excited to continue... read more

Conserva Irrigation seeks franchisees

August 2, 2017By

Expanding its national footprint, Conserva Irrigation now is accepting potential franchise candidates. Russ Jundt founded the Richmond, Va.-headquartered irrigation company in 2010—and did so on the principle of water conservation. Today, the company and its franchise model targets the repair and maintenance of both commercial and residential sprinkler systems. “Having witnessed the unbelievable amount of water that is wasted annually... read more

What irrigation sprayheads do you prefer and why?

February 8, 2016By
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Alan White President, Turf Systems Burlington, Ontario “For over 15 years Turf Systems has been servicing residential and commercial clients using Rain Bird irrigation products, due to their continuous investment in bringing reliable water conservation technologies to the market. The introduction of the Rain Bird HE-VAN series nozzle, when paired with the 1800-SAM-PRS spray body, continues their tradition of finding... read more