Advocacy

Industry Partnerships

The Irrigation Association partners with a wide range of industry associations, public and private agencies, and other organizations to represent the interests of our members. Together, we work to

  • educate elected officials, policymakers and the public about water-use efficiency.
  • advocate sound policies to ensure the long-term sustainability of water resources.
  • quantify the economic and ecosystem benefits of efficient irrigation.
  • define best practices for effective water management and set standards for irrigation products.

Our partnerships include

  • formal coalitions with associations and industry firms.
  • collaboration with key government agencies.
  • informal alliances with a wide range of stakeholders in the agriculture, landscape, golf and green industries.
  • relationships with water provider organizations.