Thursday, June 27, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (EDT)
Are you a homeowner interested in learning more about your irrigation system and how you can increase efficiency?
Are you an irrigation contractor or landscaper interested in maximizing your business by learning how to offer new services to your clientele?
Join us for a free Irrigation School on Thursday, June 27, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the Peggy Brown Building in Lakeland. Dinner will be provided!.
Irrigation School Schedule of Speakers:
6:00-6:30 How can I make sure my irrigation system is working properly?
Irrigation system maintenance--how to maintain efficiency and maximize landscape benefits
6:30-7:00 How can I conserve water?
Hands-on demonstration of micro-irrigation and how the City of Lakeland is retrofitting existing irrigation systems
7:00-7:30 How much water should you apply?
Sprinkler calibration and using FAWN's weather tools to schedule irrigation
7:30-8:00 How do I use my timeclock?
How-to use your timeclock, create seasonal programs, and maintain a rain sensor
This program is presented by:
Florida-Friendly Landscaping Program, UF/IFAS Polk County Extension Service
Florida Automated Weather Network
City of Lakeland Water Utilities
Polk County Utilities
When & Where
UF/IFAS Extension Polk County: Florida-Friendly Landscaping Program
Part of UF/IFAS Extension, Florida-Friendly Landscaping is an educational program that helps residents reduce pollution, conserve water and enhance wildlife habitats through proper management of their yards and landscapes.
Check back soon for program updates!