Online Resource for Water Conservation

Splash into new online irrigation and landscape resources with the UF/IFAS Manatee County Extension’s Mobile Irrigation Lab site! This site is intended to serve as a resource hub for landscape, irrigation and water conservation information. The Mobile Irrigation Lab site also provides access to free online courses that anyone can take but, they are a requirement of the Manatee County Outdoor Water Conservation Rebate program. Check the site out here: MIL Site


Included on the Mobile Irrigation Lab site are multiple presentations by UF/IFAS Extension staff, such as; Drought Tolerant Plants, Ground Covers that Work, Irrigation Design, Basic Irrigation Operation and Maintenance, and more!

Online Courses









Turn your home into a classroom while you dive into the Mobile Irrigation Lab’s online courses! On the site we have various courses on irrigation and landscape topics like; Irrigation with Water Conservation in Mind, Microirrigation, Designing your Landscape to your Site Conditions, etc.

More Resources!

After you’ve watched the site’s presentations and taken the online courses, check out other resources on the site. Some of these other resources are the Mobile Irrigation Lab Handbook, Manatee County Rebate Application, and more!


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Maggie Gaughan
Posted: December 6, 2022

Category: , Conservation, Florida-Friendly Landscaping, Home Landscapes, Lawn, UF/IFAS Extension, Water
Tags: Florida-Friendly Landscaping, Irrigation, Landscaping, Microirrigation, Mobile Irrigation Lab, Rebate Program, Water Conservation

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