Articles about irrigation


“We are at the limit of density”

Last updated: 04/12/2018

Soil is a limited resource and is at risk of being compacted. In this interview, Jan van den Akker, internationally recognized expert on subsoil compaction from Wageningen...

Read full article


Sixth Emerging Water Technology Symposium

Last updated: 04/11/2018

The American Society of Plumbing Engineers (ASPE), the Alliance for Water Efficiency (AWE), the International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO), and...

Read full article


A First Green first at Patty Jewett Golf Course

Last updated: 04/10/2018

Third-graders from Taylor Elementary School in Colorado Springs, Colo., get up-close and hands-on with the outdoors during a First Green field trip at Patty Jewett Golf Course...

Read full article


Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist

Last updated: 04/09/2018

Some years ago I shared some articles that I often referred to or recommended, and I called that Five articles every greenkeeper should read. As I look at this list of articles...

Read full article


Statewide Water Bond Measures Could Have Californians Doing a Double-Take in 2018 - Water Education Foundation

Last updated: 04/08/2018

Statewide Water Bond Measures Could Have Californians Doing a Double-Take in 2018 Two bond measures, worth $13B, would aid flood preparation, subsidence, Salton Sea and other...

Read full article


Winemaking: The Importance of the Soil - Winemaking - Guides

Last updated: 04/07/2018

Soil is something that's easy to take for granted - that dirty stuff that sticks to your hands and gets under your finger nails in the back garden, but actually understanding...

Read full article


Go Green with a Living Roof

Last updated: 04/07/2018

If you want to understand the potential of living roofs, pop by the public rooftop gardens at Chicago Botanic Center’s Rice Plant Conservation Science Center. “Almost anytime...

Read full article


Blueberry Crop Bulletin

Last updated: 04/06/2018

According to a 2016 report by the US Department of Agriculture, Washington is the nation's largest producer of cultivated (highbush) blueberries with 132 million pounds in 2016,...

Read full article


Turn Your Business Green with These 3 Tips for Sustainability

Last updated: 04/05/2018

Sustainability is a hot topic inside and outside of the green industry. Many homeowners and businesses are looking for ways to be more environmentally friendly. Take advantage...

Read full article


Metropolitan Water District backs away from plan to finance both delta tunnels

Last updated: 04/05/2018

Metropolitan Water District backs away from plan to finance both delta tunnels Apr 02, 2018 | 6:00 PM A waterway along Route 4 in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta. (Katie...

Read full article