Water Conservation Workshop at Eastfield College
Feb 03, 2014 10:33PM
A workshop, Water-Efficient Property Management, will take place from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., February 21, at Eastfield College to help property managers learn how to conserve water. Patrick Dickinson, program coordinator for Texas A&M AgriLife in Dallas, is the featured speaker in this installment of Eastfield’s Clean Economy Series. He holds a bachelor’s degree in horticulture from Tarleton State University and is an ISA-certified arborist who has extensive experience in the Texas horticulture industry.
This program is designed for apartment managers, large facility managers, commercial property managers, landscaping companies and others whose responsibilities include water use and conservation.
The workshop will provide information about techniques they can implement for indoor water conservation; drip irrigation; new water conservation technologies; cycle-and-soak; lawn care during drought or water restrictions; proper plant selections; foundation watering; tree watering; and irrigation scheduling.
Cost is $49. Location: 3737 Motley Dr., Mesquite, science building, rooms 100 and 101. Register at dcccd.edu/CleanEconomySeries. For more information,call Iginia Boccalandro at 469-554-9202 or email [email protected].