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Mobile Irrigation Lab & Water Conservation Program


With the support of a horticultural and irrigation program assistant as well as an office assistant, this program provides research-proven information to residents to help reduce their usage of drinking-quality water for irrigation while maintaining attractive, healthy landscapes.

Mobile Irrigation Lab

FREE personalized evaluation of your irrigation and landscape with our Mobile Irrigation Laboratory for possible water savings.

Water Conservation Workshops

Workshops are held to teach the practices and principles of conserving water in the landscape while maintaining an attractive, healthy landscape.

Online Water Saving Classes

Whether you need classes for the Manatee County Outdoor Water Savings Rebate program or just to learn how to save water in your landscape, we have a FREE class for you.


Water Conservation in Polk County

Our water resources are stretched today providing us with water for our homes, our crops, factories, businesses, and nature. Unfortunately, today's problem will only continue as the population of Central Florida grows. As we look for other water...

The Rain Sensor: Is your Rainy Season Hero Alive and Well?

Over here in Southwest Florida, rainy season has officially begun! The unsung hero of the rainy season is none-other than the rain sensor! Rain sensors interrupt your irrigation system controller's programmed schedule when adequate rainfall has...

Let’s Talk About Ag BMPs: What Are BMPs?

We are so glad to announce that we are launching the "Let's Talk About Ag BMPs" series. The goal of this “Let’s Talk About Ag BMPs” series is to be a source of information on agriculture best management practices. This...