Learning Tools

The Irrigation Foundation and the Irrigation Association offer a number of free and low-cost tools for students taking irrigation and water management courses. The following education resources will help increase your understanding of irrigation concepts, technologies and best practices so you can excel in the classroom and in independent study:

  • Comprehensive glossary of irrigation terms
  • Tools and calculators, including evapotranspiration references and friction loss charts
  • Low-cost, interactive online classes developed by the Irrigation Association and Cal Poly’s Irrigation Training & Research Center
  • Videos and webinars on irrigation best practices, tools and in-field techniques, as well as insights on industry trends
  • Searchable library of technical papers on cutting-edge research, technologies and practices