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Even if you have done all you can it never hurts to get a second opinion by hiring a certified contractor to go over your irrigation system.
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Other sectors such as leisure, hospitality, and other services, also showed positive trends, contributing to the overall employment growth.
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The accolade is given to women who have significantly contributed to the irrigation industry, embodying the spirit and dedication of Ivy Munion Langendorff.
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Don’t miss the latest news from the Irrigation Association, including information on the association's award winners.
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The bill allows for the use of native grasses and sods that are better suited for arid conditions.
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Topics of discussion included the farm bill, business policy and guest worker programs. 
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The FCC has announced the launch of a voluntary cybersecurity labeling program designed to enhance the security of wireless IoT products.  
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The legislation seeks a delay of the filing deadline, aiming to provide small businesses additional time to understand the requirements.
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Bisconer has served on the IA Board since 2018 and took over for Randy Wood, who served as the 2023 IA president. 
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The Census Bureau reported that privately owned housing starts in January were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,331,000.
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This year’s event culminated in an in-person certification exam on March 15 at the IA headquarters in Fairfax, Virginia. 
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The initiative celebrates irrigation and lighting contractors who have had a successful year, sharing their stories in Irrigation & Lighting.  
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The SEIS outlines a plan developed in collaboration with the seven Basin states to conserve at least 3 million acre-feet of water.
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In a decision by the United States District Court for the Northern District of Alabama the CTA has been declared unconstitutional.