Sep 27, 2023Ag insights, innovation focus of 2023 Irrigation Show
Ag irrigation insights and technology to conserve water are set to be on display at a major irrigation show.
The 2023 Irrigation Show and Education Week is scheduled for Nov. 27-Dec. 1 at the Henry B. González Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas.
Thousands of irrigation professionals are set to convene on the city’s river walk to learn the latest on irrigation technology to save water and promote sustainability in what’s marketed as one of the world’s largest exhibitions dedicated to irrigation, according to a news release.
A program of the Irrigation Association, the show is touted as a unique event displaying access to the latest in irrigation technology and education opportunities combined with networking within a community of peers.
Growers can get access to the irrigation technology information via complimentary registrations, according to the release.
At the trade show, more than 200 irrigation companies from around the world will display their technology and offerings. Special areas on the exhibit floor include Innovation Row, featuring ag irrigation technology startup companies, two Innovation hubs hosting special presentations including a startup irrigation technology pitch competition, and a new product contest featuring an in-person showcase of the latest irrigation innovations, according to the release.
“This is the place to see the newest ag irrigation technology on the market; get insights on water conservation, sustainability and irrigation best practices; and make new business connections in the irrigation industry,” show organizers said in the release. “The 2023 Industry Insights program brings research, trends and best practices to the Irrigation Show. Our expert-led sessions cover topics like water scarcity and usage, sustainability, technology, and more.”
The show is also scheduled to host networking events to help attendees make connections and expand their professional networks, according to the release.
Based in Fairfax, Virginia, the Irrigation Association is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting efficient irrigation. Show revenue is designed to support association initiatives to benefit its members and the irrigation industry through advocacy and professional development, according to the release.
Read more about the show here.