Monday, May 2, 2011

May E-Times

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The Electronic Newsletter of the Irrigation Association

  May 2011        

In This Issue...

· IA's Mecham Appointed to  

  ICC Green Code Committee

· Foundation Connects With

  PLANET Attendees

· Pond Professionals to Co-  

  Locate at Irrigation Show

· State Legislation Update


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Registration is now open for the third annual Water Conference, "Water for the Future:

The Role of Efficient Irrigation." The Irrigation Association, in conjunction with the American Society of Irrigation Consultants, will present

the conference July 21-22, at the Omni Interlocken Resort and Spa in Broomfield,

Colo., a suburb of Denver.


SWAT Call for Comments

SWATSmart Water Application Technologies is calling for comments on the second draft testing protocol for soil moisture sensor-based controllers for turfgrass and landscape irrigation. The SWAT initiative is a partnership between the Irrigation Association and water purveyors to promote water efficient irrigation technologies through performance testing and development of marketing materials. Read more...


House Passes GOP Budget 

gavelThe U.S. House of Representatives passed Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan's (R-Wisc.) blueprint for the fiscal year 2012 budget, entitled the "Path to Prosperity," which seeks to reduce federal spending significantly. Chairman Ryan, with the support of the Republican leadership in the House, placed a significant focus on agricultural spending. Read more...


Smart Irrigation Month Spotlight

trimble"Smart irrigation is more than just a month - it's all year," said John Downey, water management segment sales manager for Trimble Navigation. After 35 years in water management and drainage, Downey has seen how technology can help growers save significant amounts of water. Read more...


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