Drip Irrigation Installation Workshop

DRIP IRRIGATION INSTALLATION WORKSHOP

June 1, 2016

10 am - 12 pm

11188 Robius Road, Chesterfield, VA

REGISTER ONLINE: http://goo.gl/forms/45N7XcH0h6UxXatT2

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Drip irrigation saves water and fertilizer by allowing water to drip slowly to the roots of many different plants, either onto the soil surface or directly onto the root zone, through a network of valves, pipes, tubing, and emitters. For busy growers, a benefit of drip irrigation is the savings of both time and effort. 

The Drip Irrigation Installation Workshop will include:

•  Hands-on instruction and system demonstration

•  Discussion of the benefits of using a drip system 

•  Maintenance and management of using a drip system

THIS EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOP IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

For information on this and other events, visit www.ext.vsu.edu

If you are a person with a disability and desire any assistive devices, services or other accommodations to participate in this activity, please contact Mark Klingman at mklingman@vsu.edu at (804) 524-5626 / (800) 828-1120 during business hours of 8 am. and 5 p.m. to discuss accommodations five days prior to the event.

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Extension is a joint program of Virginia Tech, Virginia State University, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and state and local governments. Virginia Cooperative Extension programs and employment are open to all, regardless of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. An equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Issued in furtherance of Cooperative Extension work, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Virginia State University, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture cooperating. Edwin J. Jones, Director, Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg; M. Ray McKinnie, Interim Administrator, 1890 Extension Program, Virginia State University, Petersburg. 

Founded in 1882, Virginia State University is one of Virginia’s two land-grant institutions and is located 20 minutes south of Richmond in the village of Ettrick. VSU’s College of Agriculture consists of three academic departments: Agriculture, Hospitality Management, and Family and Consumer Sciences. Integrated within the College are an Agricultural Research Station; Randolph Farm, a 417-acre research and educational facility; and Virginia Cooperative Extension.