April 3 2019
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Andrew Wheeler announced March 29 the availability of funding to provide an estimated $6 billion in Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act l
March 22 2019
Contractors who are used to installing conventional irrigation systems can be a bit intimidated by two-wire and its mysterious decoders. “The reason a lot of people are still afraid of two-wire is
March 19 2019
FIS Outdoor, a landscape and irrigation supplier based in Sanford, Florida, has acquired exclusive distribution rights of Rain Bird Golf products in the Florida Panhandle and Southern Alabama
March 16 2019
Conserva Irrigation, Richmond, Virginia, a national outdoor irrigation company founded on the concept of water conservation, has announced the signing of four franchise agreements to expand the
March 15 2019
The drought that has plagued California for the last seven years is finally considered over. Dry conditions remain in only 7 percent of the state, according to the U.S. Drought Monitor. The stat
March 14 2019
Irrigation industry leaders from across the United States convened in the nation's capitol March 5th and 6th for the annual Washington, D.C., fly-in and Water Resources Congressional Summit. Ca
March 7 2019
Conserva Irrigation, Richmond, Virginia, has announced that John Dooley will open a new franchise location on March 7, serving the greater Birmingham, Alabama area. Known as Conserva Irrigation
March 5 2019
Ewing Irrigation and Landscape Supply, Phoenix, continues to expand its partnership with Rain Bird, Azusa, California, by announcing it is the exclusive Rain Bird Golf distributor for the s
Feb. 27 2019
Pictured are Chris Davey (left) and Rob Starr, show co-hosts of The Water Zone. The Water Zone radio show, sponsored by The Toro Company, Bloomington, Minnesota, and with offices in Riverside, Califor
Feb. 22 2019
The irrigation system at Lakeview Golf Club in Meridian, Idaho is in poor condition and causing financial strife, according to an article on the Idaho Statesman. A few years ago, a visiting Prof
Feb. 22 2019
Winsupply Inc., Dayton, Ohio, a supplier of residential and commercial construction and industrial supplies and equipment, has acquired Baron Distributors, a wholesaler distributor of irrigation
Feb. 21 2019
Rodolfo Montes has assumed the position of purchasing manager at K-Rain Manufacturing, Riviera Beach, Florida. Working in a variety of management positions both domestically and abroad, Montes h
Feb. 19 2019
It’s official. The future of irrigation is going to be a wireless one. Rain, evapotranspiration, soil moisture and flow sensors, and now, even entire irrigation systems have exchanged wires for Wi-Fi,
Feb. 17 2019
Ewing Irrigation & Landscape Supply, Phoenix, today announced its merger with three Kenney Outdoor Solutions sprinkler locations, further extending Ewing’s footprint in the Midwest. Kenney Outd
Feb. 11 2019
Platinum Equity, Beverly Hills, California, announced the acquisition of Pro-Mark, the parent company of Orbit Irrigation and Hydro-Rain from affiliates of the company’s founders. Financ
Feb. 8 2019
Green Irrigation Solutions LLC has announced a partnership with golf irrigation veteran Ian Williams. The agreement will expand Green Irrigation Solutions’ ability to service clients’ needs
Feb. 7 2019
Conserva Irrigation, Richmond, Virginia, announced a total of 45 new franchise agreements signed in 2018 and nine territory expansions from existing franchisees. Conserva Irrigation expanded int
Jan. 30 2019
Hunter Industries, San Marcos, California, has released its EZ Decoder System, a tool it says will allow contractors all the advantages of two-wire installations with simpler, more cost-effectiv
Jan. 25 2019
The National Business Research Institute has included Rain Bird, Azusa, California, into its Circle of Excellence for the fourth year in a row. The NBRI Circle of Excellence Award recognizes org
Jan. 22 2019
Adrian Toribio, manufacturing industry veteran of K-Rain Manufacturing, Riviera Beach, Florida, has assumed the position of director of operations and quality for the company. Having succ