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Virtual Field Studies: Rain Tank Irrigation with Gravity-Based Systems

Event Date:
Tuesday, November 9, 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Event Address:
Virtual Classroom

Make the most of your precious water resources! During this virtual field studies class, you will learn the fundamentals of planning and installing simple gravity-based irrigation systems for your rain tank.  

Topics include:

  • Choosing irrigation timers
  • Designing irrigation drip systems
  • Differences in pressure between rain tanks and your water provider
  • Basic irrigation principles, and
  • Planning and installation best practices.

Understanding proper irrigation set up for efficiency and convenience ensures that you use your most precious resource wisely. There will be a fully online presentation with multiple opportunities for Q&A throughout and at the end. If you are also interested in pump-based systems, please be sure to also register for the pump-based systems class. 


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This virtual field studies class has been pre-approved for:

James Lauder, WMG Project Manager