Adjust for the Season – Irrigation in Winter

Adjust for the Season – Irrigation in Winter

Happy New Year to everyone! Hopefully this holiday season was a good one for everybody and that we are all excited about the prospects for a GREAT new year. Good luck with all of those new year’s resolutions! As we begin the new year please keep in mind that January,...
What is Distribution Uniformity?

What is Distribution Uniformity?

One of the keys to using water efficiently in the landscape is to apply water evenly over each zone in an irrigation system. Distribution uniformity (DU) is a measurement of how evenly water is applied to the area being irrigated and is expressed as a percentage. DU...
Smart Controllers for Irrigation

Smart Controllers for Irrigation

One of the newest developments to hit the light commercial and residential irrigation markets are ET, weather-based, “smart controllers”. The technology was originally developed for large-scale agricultural irrigation systems and has slowly filtered its way down...