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Event Registration - Soil-Water Relationships & How They Relate to Irrigation Scheduling

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Friday, August 30, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time
One of the keys to efficient irrigation practices is having a good understanding of how to schedule each irrigation application to meet the moisture requirements of the plant material. This webinar will step through the environmental, system design, and resource considerations associated with scheduling irrigation in both agricultural and landscape scenarios. Additionally, considerations will be reviewed for the practical use of technologies designed to help with determining irrigation schedules. This webinar is worth one CEU in the Tier 1 - Irrigation Training category. $25 member $40 nonmember
  • Speaker(s)
    • Stacia Davis Conger, PhD
      Assistant Professor
      Louisiana State University - Agricultural Center - Baton Rouge, LA
      Stacia Davis Conger, Ph.D. is an assistant professor of irrigation engineering at the LSU AgCenter located at the Red River Research Station in Bossier City, LA. She received her B.S. in 2005 from the University of Pittsburgh in Civil and Environmental Engineering. She also graduated from the University of Florida where she earned both her M.E. (2008) and Ph.D. (2014) degrees in Agricultural and Biological Engineering. Her research and extension activities while in Florida were directly related to evaluating the performance of smart irrigation technologies for landscape irrigation. Her current responsibilities include extension (80%) and research (20%) related to irrigation scheduling and technologies in agriculture, commercial, landscape, and nursery applications.