IRRIGATIONFor now, follow Schedule A. When October's cooler weather arrives, then switch over to Schedule B.
Water the lst interval at 1:00 A.M. and the 2nd interval at 5:00 A.M. This will help keep runoff to a minimum, giving the soil more time to drink the water. During the early fall this is especially important because more saturation means less watering. Remember to divide your watering time in half and then space the two intervals at least four hours apart. This allows the soil to absorb the application.
If the climate in your area exceeds day temperatures of 92 degrees, then you will want to follow the August Irrigation Schedule.
If the climate in your area is having early fall rain, then you will want to swithch over to the May Irrigation Schedule.
For more information, please go to http://www.happygardener.com/text/chap4/ch4doc1.htm
To help you identify your irrigation parts, please go to http://www.happygardener.com/text/newslett.htm
October Schedule A
October Schedule B
represents small yards/cooler day
represents large yards/warmer day
*Some multiple spray rotaries may need up to 20/25 min.
Know Your Irrigation Parts
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