June 18-19, 2020
The 2020 location will be announced soon!
The 2019 landscape Faculty Academy is being held June 20-21 at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Horticulture, turf and landscape educators from across the country will spend two days networking and learning about irrigation-related curriculum that can be used in the classroom. The event is free to attend, and grant assistance to aid with travel expenses is available on a first-come, first-served basis with preference given to those whose institutions can provide partial financial support. It is open to all instructors teaching at high schools and two- and four-year institutions.
The sessions for the 2019 event include:
- Catch Can & Soil Moisture Sensor Auditing Hands-on
- Irrigation 101 (June 19)
- Irrigation Scheduling
- Programming With Conventional & Smart Controllers Lab
- Soil Moisture Sensor Lab
- Tour of the Rutgers Turf Research Farm
- Tour of the Rutgers Practice Football Facility
Those who are IA-certified will receive 12.25 CEUs for this year’s event.
Take a look at the 2019 complete schedule and travel details. More information on the 2020 program is coming soon!