Pumping/water use efficiency and drip irrigation system maintenance seminar February 26 in Fresno

The Center for Irrigation Technology (CIT) is conducting a free seminar on Thursday, February 26 from 9 am to 12 pm at Fresno State.  

Spanish translation will be available. This event includes a field trip to the Fresno State farm to observe proper drip system maintenance techniques to keep your systems operating at their best.  

This seminar will be of interest to field personnel, growers and irrigation managers.  

Space is limited. Pre-registration is required to guarantee a seat. Free lunch will be provided for registered attendees.  

To register or for more information go to (Calendar) or call 559.278.2066. 

CIT coordinates the Irrigation Tech Seminar Series. Partners for the seminar series include the California Department of Food and Agriculture and Pacific Gas and Electric Company.


BlueTechValley Water Summit March 5

The BlueTechValley Water Summit will be held at the Clovis Veteran’s Memorial District on May 5, 2015. The one-day conference will bring together water and energy industry leaders, researchers, educators, innovators, investors, and entrepreneurs to “Rethink Water.” 

Keynote speakers will be Victor Davis Hanson, Farmer, Historian, Author; and Michael George, Delta Water Master, State Water Resources Control Board.

The event will provide water constituents within the private, public and academic arenas the opportunity to collectively explore and discuss new innovations, developments and trends relating to current water issues. 

For more information or to register, go to


2015 Educational Seminars

The Center for Irrigation Technology (CIT) is working on the 2015 education schedule that will include Irrigation Tech Seminars and Advanced Pumping Efficiency Seminars. All of these events are designed to match leading experts with timely topics facing California farmers.

These free seminars will be conducted in a variety of locations in the Central Valley.

Partners for upcoming events include the California Department of Food and Agriculture, the Department of Water Resources and Pacific Gas and Electric Company.  

Check the Calendar at in the upcoming weeks for more details.