Webinars

The Irrigation Association will offer two separate webinar series for irrigation professionals in 2017:

  • Bringing Water to Life — insights on issues affecting the entire irrigation industry
  • Knowledge Network — best practices and techniques for implementation in the field

Missed a webinar? Browse past recordings.

Bringing Water to Life Series

Webinars in this series are worth one CEU each (unless noted otherwise).

TBD
Water Infrastructure in America — Challenges & Opportunities for Irrigated Agriculture (0.5 CEUs)
Speakers: Dan Keppen, Executive Director, Family Farm Alliance; Laura Ziemer, Senior Counsel and Water Policy Advisor, Trout Unlimited

Knowledge Network Series

Webinars in this series are worth one CEU each (unless noted otherwise).

Sept. 22, 2017, 2:00 p.m. Eastern
Fertigation/Chemigation for Agriculture & Landscape Irrigation
Speaker: Darin Brasch, EZ-FLO Fertilizing Systems

Past Webinars Available for Purchase

Webinars in this series are worth one CEU each.

Filtration for Agriculture and Landscape Irrigation (March 24, 2017)
Speaker: Mike Illia, Netafim USA

Wi-Fi Controllers for Landscape Irrigation (Feb. 24, 2017)
Speakers: Chris Klein, Rachio Inc.; Stuart Eyring, Hydro-Rain, Inc.; Brent Mecham, CID, CLWM, CIC, CLIA, CAIS, Irrigation Association

Pressure Regulation & Check Valves for Landscape Irrigation (Jan. 27, 2017)
Speaker: Brent Mecham, CID, CLWM, CIC, CLIA, CAIS, Irrigation Association

Refining the Landscape Watering Coefficients for Your Sites (Oct. 21, 2016)
Speaker: Mark Crookston, Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District

Methods and Materials for Restraining Pipes and Fittings (April 8, 2016)
Speaker: Brian Vinchesi, CGIA, CIC, CID, CLIA, CLIM, CLWM, Irrigation Consulting, Inc.

Using Soil Moisture Sensors (March 18, 2016)
Speakers: Brent Mecham, CID, CLWM, CIC, CLIA, CAIS, Irrigation Association; Diganta Adhikari, Irrometer Company, Inc.; Jon Peters, Baseline, Inc.

Drip Irrigation Design for Plant Establishment and Long-term Maintenance (Feb. 5, 2016)
Speakers: Bob von Bernuth, PhD, PE, CID, CLWM, CIC, Irrigation Association; Brent Mecham, CID, CLWM, CIC, CLIA, CAIS, Irrigation Association

Keeping Water on Target: Impacts on Uniformity & Efficiency (Aug. 5, 2016)
Speaker: Brent Mecham, CID, CLWM, CIC, CLIA, CAIS, Irrigation Association

ET & Plant Factors: Dealing With Drought & Deficit Irrigation (March 25, 2015)
Speaker: Brent Mecham, CID, CLWM, CIC, CLIA, CAIS, Irrigation Association

Webinar Recordings

Telling a Positive Story About Irrigated Agriculture (June 29, 2017)
Bringing Water to Life webinar; 0.5 CEUs

WaterSense & SWAT — What’s the Difference? 
(June 20, 2017)
Bringing Water to Life webinar; one CEU

Agricultural Irrigation in the Mississippi River Basin (June 8, 2017)
Bringing Water to Life webinar; one CEU

The Plant Something Initiative (May 17, 2017)
Bringing Water to Life webinar; 0.5 CEU

Post-election Webinar: What to Expect at the State and Federal Levels (Nov. 29, 2016)
Bringing Water to Life webinar

How WaterSense Is Enhancing Efficient Irrigation Technologies & Services (July 16, 2015)
Bringing Water to Life webinar; one CEU

Turf & Landscape Irrigation Policy During Drought (April 9, 2015)
Bringing Water to Life webinar; one CEU

Building Your Next Generation Workforce (March 20, 2015)
Point of Connection webinar; 0.25 CEUs

Business 101 for Irrigation Contractors (Feb. 20, 2015)
Point of Connection webinar; 0.25 CEUs

How to Obtain a Smart Irrigation Month Proclamation (Feb. 11, 2015)
No CEUs will be offered for watching this webinar.

What the Midterm Elections Mean for Irrigated Agriculture (Feb. 5, 2015)
Bringing Water to Life webinar; one CEU

Negotiating With Apartments & Other Multi-Family Developments (Jan. 16, 2015)
Point of Connection webinar; 0.25 CEUs

Water Budgeting: The Future of Landscape Irrigation? (Dec. 11, 2014)
Bringing Water to Life webinar; one CEU

Promoting Efficient Irrigation: Strategies That Work (July 31, 2014)
Bringing Water to Life webinar; one CEU

Agriculture in a Changing Climate: Is Efficient Irrigation a Key to the Future? (June 24, 2014)
Bringing Water to Life webinar; one CEU

Mitigating Effects of Drought: Visions for Sustainable Irrigation (May 21, 2014)
Bringing Water to Life webinar; one CEU

The Ogallala Aquifer: The Role of Irrigation for a Sustainable Future (April 24, 2014)
Bringing Water to Life webinar; one CEU

Green Infrastructure: The Role of Irrigation in Stormwater Management (Jan. 30, 2014)
Bringing Water to Life webinar; one CEU

Changing How We Irrigate: Taking Advantage of Incentives to Help Farmers Upgrade Irrigation Technologies (Dec. 12, 2013)
Bringing Water to Life webinar; one CEU

The Energy & Water Efficiency Nexus (Sept. 26, 2013)
Bringing Water to Life webinar; one CEU

Feeding the Future With Today’s Resources (Sept. 12, 2013)
Bringing Water to Life webinar; one CEU