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Irrigation Essentials for Lawn and Landscapeing

October 9, 2018 | 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Location

1921 Kissimmee Valley Ln.
Kissimmee, FL 34744

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An Irrigation Workshop for the Professional and the Homeowner

FREE!!! - Refreshments will be served.

8:30 - 9:00 - Registration

9:00 -9:50 am - FAWN data and tools- William Lusher, UF/IFAS Extension

  • Participant will learn about Irrigation schedulers, (Urban Irrigation Scheduler, My Virtual Lawn Tool) Apps, (Smart Irrigation Turf app, My Florida Farm Weather app)

9:50 - 10:00 am - Break 

10:00 - 10:50 - Operating and Troubleshooting your Irrigation System like a Pro, Speakers - Industry

10:50 - noon - Using Reclaimed Water for Lawn and Landscape Irrigation - Krista Stump, UF/IFAS Extension Natural Resource Agent

  • Participants will learn "Why reuse water?"
  • What is reclaimed water/how is it treated?
  • Florida regulations and water quality standards for reclaimed water.
  • Considerations
  • >>Salts/Salinity
  • >> Nutrients/Incorporating reclaimed water into a fertilizer plan
  • >> Constituents of concern for human and ecosystem health
  • Other water reuse strategies and FAQs

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