Register for upcoming webinars

The Irrigation Association brings its educational opportunities straight to you with multiple webinars scheduled this spring. These Knowledge Network and Bringing Water to Life webinars cover a variety of landscape and agriculture topics, and participants can earn CEUs.

Bringing Water to Life webinars

COST: FREE

Agriculture’s Water Challenges – Solutions From the Experts

March 13 | 2 p.m. Eastern | 1 CEU | Register now
Paul McFadden, The Toro Company
 Jay Robbins, CAIS, CID, Irrigation-Mart
Stephen Smith, PhD, FASIC, CAIS, CLIA, Wade Water LLC

We all hear about the issues facing agricultural irrigation, but what are some of the solutions? Moderated by IA Government and Public Affairs Director John Farner, this panel will encourage discussion from the webinar’s participants as they lay out some of the challenges they’ve experienced and how these challenges were addressed.

Landscape’s Water Challenges – Solutions From the Experts

March 27 |2 p.m. Eastern | 1 CEU | Register now
Brent Mecham, CID, CLWM, CIC, CLIA, CAIS, Irrigation Association
Carlos Michelon, San Diego County Water Authority
Brian Vinchesi, CGIA, CIC, CID, CLIA, CLIM, CLWM, Irrigation Consulting Inc.

The landscape industry faces its own water challenges that require unique solutions that are not always “one-size-fits-all.” Moderated by IA Government and Public Affairs Director John Farner, this panel will also encourage discussion from the webinar’s participants as they lay out some of the challenges they’ve experienced and how these challenges were addressed.

Moving Water – The Great Infrastructure Challenge

April 5 | 1 p.m. Eastern | 1 CEU | Register now
Dan Keppen, Family Farm Alliance
Laura Ziemer, JD, Trout Unlimited

Some challenges are equated to “moving a mountain.” Well, moving water can sometimes be just as difficult. Dan and Laura have teamed up to develop some of the best sustainable solutions that have benefits for both the environment and agricultural production. This webinar will dive right into these solutions and what they mean for the future of irrigation.

Being WaterSmart – How Texas Saved Their Landscapes

April 12 | 2 p.m. Eastern | 1 CEU | Register now
Amy Graham, Texas Nursery and Landscape Association

A few years ago Texas experienced a massive drought that brought the landscape industry to the brink of extinction. This webinar explores how the industry faced this challenge head-on and went from losing all of its water to partnering with the state government to develop a program that not only helped the industry during severe drought but is also still in existence today.




Knowledge Network webinars

COST: $25 Member | $40 Nonmember

Basics of Water-efficient Irrigation Products

March 23 | 2 p.m. Eastern | 1 CEU | Register now
Kurt K. Thompson, CGIA, CIC, CID, CIT, CLIA, CLWM, K. Thompson and Associates LLC

What makes a product or a practice efficiently use water? What should be done to ensure the results will be as good as possible? This webinar will examine the scientific principles behind efficient irrigation water use in the landscape. Additionally, the presentation will cover some of the common approaches to leverage those principles when matching products and practices to the site and irrigation system conditions.

Upgrading Points of Connection With Master Valves & Flow Sensors/Hydrometers

April 11 | 2-3 p.m. Eastern | 1 CEU | Registration coming soon.
Doug Macdonald, CLIA, Aqua Engineering Inc.

Interesting topics presented by industry experts all in the convenience of a webinar make these programs can’t-miss learning opportunities. Registration is open to the public; choose a webinar and register today.