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Irrigation Innovations

Posted By MNLA eNews, Wednesday, December 27, 2017

The following are some of the products that were nominated for the 2017 Irrigation Show New Product Contest (Landscape Category).

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Tags:  irrigation  irrigation show  water management 

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Valves and Solenoids

Posted By MNLA eNews, Wednesday, December 27, 2017

The average person doesn’t spend a lot of time thinking about valves, or the solenoids that make them work. If you’re an irrigation professional, you might spend a little more time thinking about them. Still, you might feel that the most exciting thing about valves are the spiders or snakes that you might find nesting inside their boxes.

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Tags:  irrigation  Irrigation & Green Industry  valves  water management 

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What’s Your Take on Irrigation Licensing?

Posted By MNLA eNews, Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Licensing for irrigation contractors, yea or nay? Admittedly, it’s a complicated issue and one that generates strong emotional responses from the owners of landscape service businesses.

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Tags:  irrigation  licensing  Turf Magazine  water management 

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Improving Irrigation Efficiency Reduces Water Use

Posted By MNLA eNews, Friday, November 17, 2017

Whatever the method of irrigation, growers must manage water resources for cost savings as well as resource efficiency. Researchers with the Clean WateR3 coalition provide real-world solutions to managing irrigation to reduce water use.

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Tags:  American Nurserymen  irrigation  water management 

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Provide input on new standards affecting irrigation

Posted By MNLA eNews, Friday, November 17, 2017

As a result of recent activity related to standards affecting both agricultural and landscape irrigation, multiple standards are now available for public comment. These product and testing standards will eventually be referenced in codes or other green building initiatives.

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Tags:  irrigation  recycled water. Lawn & Landscape Magazine  water management 

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Wireless Irrigation Technology

Posted By MNLA eNews, Friday, November 17, 2017

If you were alive in the ’60s or ’70s, you may remember the old TV remote control, the little ‘clicker’ box with four buttons. One button turned the set on or off; another made the mechanical channel-changer dial move. The third made the volume go up and down; and the fourth adjusted the hue. Will wireless irrigation technology be as exciting and transformative as the early TV ‘clickers’ were? I don’t know about you, but I’m going to keep watching this show to see what happens next.

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Tags:  irrigation  Irrigation & Green Industry  water management 

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The Twin Cities Versus the Invaders from Planet Earth

Posted By MNLA eNews, Friday, October 27, 2017

How Minneapolis and St. Paul are handling invasive species that affect water quality.

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Tags:  Forester Network  invasive species  irrigation  stormwater management  water management  water quality 

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Latest in rotor tech

Posted By MNLA eNews, Friday, October 27, 2017

Irrigation suppliers and contractors break down the product trends, updates and what to expect with rotor technology.

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Tags:  irrigation  irrigation equipment  Landscape Management Magazine  water management 

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The unimportance of profits

Posted By MNLA eNews, Friday, October 27, 2017

Fall seems to be the season for strategic planning retreats in the green industry. These retreats are opportunities to discuss long-term and short-term priorities, plans and goals. I’m always somewhat surprised when profitability is not called out as a priority, which happens frequently.

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Tags:  business management  irrigation  Landscape Management Magazine  profit  strategy  water management 

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4 common challenges irrigation pros face, and how to solve them

Posted By MNLA eNews, Friday, September 22, 2017

Watering efficiently, saving water and saving money are goals that homeowners might come to you with. Getting there, though, can be an obstacle that you, as the irrigation professional, have to overcome to complete the job and keep your client happy. The following are four challenges that irrigation techs like you face, and how you can find solutions to grow your business.

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Tags:  irrigation  Landscape Irrigation magazine  water conservation  water management 

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