Some things will always be true for ag producers, such the fact that plants need water. But increasing regulation and focus on responsible water use mean that growers are having to find new ways to solve irrigation issues.
One tool that has helped ag producers in the goal to maximize efficiency is the collection and analysis of data. Getting more specific information has helped growers make more informed decisions while reducing costs, all while developing better water management practices.
The Irrigation Association and the Irrigation Innovation Consortium released the results of its second, 2020 economic impact study, which revealed a booming ag and landscape irrigation industry.