June 11-12, 2020
University of California, Davis
Register by May 7!
The 2020 agriculture Faculty Academy is being held at the University of California, Davis in Davis, California. Agriculture educators from across the country will spend two days networking and learning about irrigation-related curriculum that can be used in the classroom. The event is free to attend, and grant assistance to aid with travel expenses is available on a first-come, first-served basis with preference given to those whose institutions can provide partial financial support. It is open to all instructors teaching at high schools and two- and four-year institutions.
The sessions for the 2020 event will include the following:
- Frost Protection & Overhead Cooling Applications
- How Drones Are Being Used in Ag
- Irrigation & Water Management Panel
- Irrigation Design (hands-on)
- Irrigation Uniformity Lab: Troubleshooting & Servicing Drip
- Working & Troubleshooting Pumps
- Tour of Turkovich Ranch
- Tour of the UC Davis Facilities
Those who are IA certified will receive 10.75 CEUs for this year’
Take a look at the 2020 schedule and travel details. Register now! The registration deadline for the 2020 program is May 7.
Although there have been recent event cancellations related to COVID-19, agriculture Faculty Academy is still scheduled to proceed at this time. If you are planning on attending, please continue to register. The Irrigation Association will monitor this situation as we continue to plan and approach the event date. As of now, we suggest holding off on making any travel arrangements until we have a better idea of this evolving situation. As always, the safety and health of our attendees and community is our priority.