June 20-21, 2019
Rutgers University
New Brunswick, New Jersey 

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
  • Internships
  • 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. Deadline extended! Register for 2019 landscape Faculty Academy by May 9. The location and date for 2020 landscape Faculty Academy will be announced late 2019.   


2019 Landscape Faculty Academy Sponsors