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Importance of Soil Testing
Soil Testing Many home gardeners never really think about their garden soil being a living thing, it’s dirt after all. But in reality it is food. Food f...
Tue, 16 Apr, 2019 at 11:18 AM
Introduction to Controllers, Valves and Manifolds
Introduction to Irrigation Controllers, Manifolds, and Valves Once you have delved into the world of irrigation it will not be long before you begin t...
Tue, 18 Dec, 2018 at 12:45 PM
Introduction to Drainage
One often overlooked but important part of home maintenance is drainage. We spend so much time, effort and money in finding ways to get water on to our...
Thu, 19 Nov, 2020 at 10:51 AM
Introduction To Hemp Irrigation: America’s New (Old) Crop
Introduction To Hemp Irrigation: America’s Newest (Old) Crop A plant once thought to be taboo now offers an extensive field of opportunities!   Hemp is...
Thu, 16 Jan, 2020 at 10:59 AM
Is It Time For a Timer?
It's Time for a Timer Drip irrigation users enjoy the benefits of healthier plants, less water usage, and time and money savings, but these benefit...
Tue, 21 Jun, 2022 at 10:08 AM
Know Your Threads
Drip irrigation parts and components are connected together using different methods, one of which is by threaded connections. A garden hose connected to a...
Wed, 16 Jan, 2019 at 4:12 PM
Natural Pest Control
Natural Pest Control Methods That Work for Your Garden Like it or not, pest control is something that every gardener must face at one point or another. Y...
Thu, 15 Nov, 2018 at 4:14 PM
Nursery and Greenhouse Irrigation
Nursery and greenhouse irrigation has advanced far from the initial days of hand watering. These days there are a multitude of ways to irrigate your nurse...
Fri, 15 Apr, 2022 at 12:26 PM
Orchard Irrigation
Orchard irrigation can be accomplished in a variety of ways, from low-pressure microsprinklers to dripline formed into rings known as “Tree Rings” to deep...
Wed, 17 Feb, 2021 at 1:56 PM
Poly Tubing, Drip Tape, Drip Line, and Soaker Hoses
Poly Tubing, Drip Tape, Drip Line, and Soaker Hoses In the world of drip irrigation there are many methods to deliver water to thirsty plants.  These me...
Wed, 30 Sep, 2020 at 8:59 AM