Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Irrigation Summit

John Deere Landscapes Irrigation Summit 2014
Knowledge is power...AND...the key to greater profitability!!!

Do you have the technical skills to adapt to new trends in irrigation?

The 2014 John Deere Landscapes Irrigation Summit provides you the opportunity to increase your skills and improve your business.  New irrigation technologies and trends in water conservation, such as rainwater harvesting, create high-profit opportunities for the knowledgeable irrigation contractor. 

This year's summit will feature certified instructors from The Irrigation Association as well as professional business speakers addressing topics such as:
·       Pumps
·       Electrical Troubleshooting
·       Retrofitting for SMART Irrigation
·       Weather-based Controls
·       Soil Moisture Sensors
·       System Diagnostics & Locating
·       Backflow Prevention
·       Why Small Businesses Fail
Collect all 10 CEUs (8 Irrigation CEUs + 2 Business CEUs) at one location, fulfilling the NC Irrigation Contractors Licensing Board annual requirement.

Registration fee $99 per attendee.  Lunch will be provided. All events are 8:00am – 6:00pm – Full-day attendance is required to obtain the credits. Registration (sign in) begins at 7:00am at each event.

·    Wednesday, August 6, 2014  
     WNC Agricultural Center, 1301 Fanning Road, Fletcher, NC  28732 (ASHEVILLE, NC)

Register at:   www.JohnDeereLandscapes.com/irrsummit

For more information contact your local Cooperative Extension Center and ask for the Commercial Horticulture Agent.