Aug. 15 2018
Anyone who’s ever done a jigsaw puzzle knows that every single piece fits in one spot, and one spot only, locking into place when the adjacent pieces
July 12 2018
Ewing Irrigation & Landscape Supply, Phoenix, has teamed up with Audubon International, Troy, New York, to present the Water & Sustainability Innovation
July 10 2018
For Russ Jundt, vice president and founder of Conserva Irrigation, the logo symbolizes much more than a place where people can stock up on high-quality
June 22 2018
Conducting irrigation audits for your customers will help them save water and money and won't hurt your bottom line either
June 20 2018
Irrigation system problems are often visible before conducting a formal irrigation audit. We’ve compiled some of the prevelant issues that can be
May 29 2018
Smart Irrigation Month is the month of July. The initiative was developed by the IA to promote the social, economic and environmental benefits of efficient
April 25 2018
The landscape irrigation industry is responding to water scarcity with creative ideas for conserving and preserving supplies
March 5 2018
Established in 1980, the mission of the Irrigation Foundation is to attract professionals to our industry by promoting careers in irrigation. Whether you
March 5 2018
The diagram depicts how an outdoor faucet is connected to “antisyphon (sic) device,” which is connected to a “mainline water hose or
Feb. 5 2018
Laura Allen remembers getting her first water bill. She was in her early 20s, sharing a California house with some friends, and they’d just planted
Jan. 15 2018
It’s a bit ironic, really; a lot of very successful landscape contractors began their careers pushing lawn mowers. But after they established their
Dec. 15 2017
The average person doesn’t spend a lot of time thinking about valves, or the solenoids that make them work. If you’re an irrigation professional,
Nov. 15 2017
If you’re an experienced contractor, you could probably install an irrigation system while tapdancing with a blindfold on. But when it comes to figuring
Nov. 15 2017
If you were alive in the ’60s or ’70s, you may remember the old TV remote control, the little ‘clicker’ box with four buttons.
Oct. 16 2017
The process of figuring out the cause of a problem can be more like something out of that old doctor show, ‘House.’ In any episode, there were
Sept. 15 2017
The entire plumbing code is engineered to make sure that water sent to an irrigation system never gets back into the potable water system, but the code
Aug. 15 2017
A landscape contractor working on the groundbreaking phase of a new retirement community in Van Nuys, California, had certain specific concerns about irrigation.
Aug. 15 2017
It was the bottom of the 17th inning on May 21, 2016, and it was getting late. At Petco Park in San Diego, California, the Padres’ Wil Myers was
July 15 2017
It’s also a good time to talk about the importance of saving water. It’s the hottest month of the year, and when the most water flows out onto
July 15 2017
The year is 1971, and Bob Dobson has just completed the installation of a $37,000 irrigation system at a condominium. The client wants to see the system