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Be a smart gardener when it comes to irrigation

In the Land of 10,000 Lakes, water is seemingly plentiful, but an abundance is still no excuse for negligent water use, whether it’s indoor or outdoor. Each year, the Irrigation Association promotes July as Smart Irrigation Month, but what does it mean to utilize "smart irrigation"? 

Dr. Dan Sandor of the U of MN Turf team explains the importance of utilizing irrigation only as needed, and how to use technology and research data to help guide your decision about when and how much to water. 

Read more: Smart Irrigation Month
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