Agricultural Irrigation

NOV. 5, 2020  |  11 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Eastern

Agricultural irrigation is experiencing a renaissance in technology development to help growers maximize yield, while conserving water. The Agricultural Irrigation conference will not only highlight these technologies but will also go behind the curtain for a conversation with industry CEOs about the future of agricultural irrigation. Be sure to join us for this one-of-a-kind opportunity, as we hear from a panel of growers and see the best products available in the technology showcase. Together well learn about the future and talk about what irrigation technology means for U.S. agriculture.

Tentative Schedule

Conference times are Eastern time zone. Times and schedule are subject to change.

11:00 a.m.
Welcome & Keynote Address: Global Water Challenges Need Global Solutions
Henk Ovink, Special Envoy for International Water Affairs for the Kingdom of the Netherlands (invited)

11:30 a.m.
Agricultural Irrigation Manufacturer CEO Roundtable
Panelists: Lennie Adams, Valley; Mike Hemman, Netafim; Aric Olson, Jain Irrigation; and Randy Wood, Lindsay Corporation
Moderator: John Farner, Irrigation Association

12:30 p.m.  |  Break

1:00 p.m.
Innovating America – The Role of Irrigation in the USDA’s Ag Innovation Agenda
Kevin Norton, Acting Chief, NRCS (invited)

1:30 p.m.
Breakout – Growing With Efficient Irrigation: A Conversation With Growers

2:15 p.m.  |  Break

2:30 p.m.
Ag Irrigation Technology Showcase (will be streamed on IA’s Facebook page)
Presentations from Jain, Lindsay, Netafim and Valley

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