May 22, 2018
Irrigation Systems and Design in Specialty Crops
Noble Research Institute
Protected Ag Area
9 am - noon
There is no fee for this event.
Connect with Noble Research Institute and Irrigation Mart to discuss options for your irrigation design and management. Topics to be covered will include irrigation water requirements, system design and components, basic practices of irrigation system maintenance, scheduling, and chemigation. You will have the opportunity to experience hands-on demonstrations of drip, micro-sprinkler and sprinkler systems.
This program is tailored to fruit, vegetable and pecans growers who are looking to improve their production systems through irrigation. At the completion of the program, attendees will understand the importance of irrigation to production and be able to identify system requirements. Attendees will gain a knowledge base for system design and will be able to correctly identify irrigation system types and components. This will aid attendees in properly determining their irrigation needs and installing irrigation to increase their production efficiency and minimize water usage.