Licensed irrigator to speak Saturday

Published on Wednesday, 14 May 2014 21:55 - Written by Staff Reports

Brad McCullough, licensed irrigator with Ewing Irrigation, is scheduled to present “Saving water with Drip — Drip Irrigation Basics and Applications” for the fourth East Texas Garden Lecture Series workshop Saturday at the Tyler Rose Garden, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service announce.

The program begins at 9 a.m., with registration beginning at 8:30 a.m. Registration is $15 at the door.

McCullough also is scheduled to show how a drip irrigation system can be easily installed to save time and money.

Part of the program will be in the IDEA Garden in the Tyler Rose Garden where McCullough will show how easily an existing spray irrigation section can be retrofitted and converted to a drip system.

This is the fourth of seven lectures in the 2014 series.