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Augusta GreenJackets field thriving under groundskeeper Zach Severns

...its best in years. He said keeping it watered properly has been the biggest challenge.The lack of an advanced irrigation system is a hurdle, but Severns has put down more nitrogen than normal and let the rye die out, allowing the Bermuda to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-21/augusta-greenjackets-fie
Augusta lawn care companies rebound after rainy summer in 2013

...wouldn't hurt, he said."We could use just a little bit more rain especially with the people that don't have any irrigations systems," Garner said. "That's the big thing. Rain really helps them out a lot since they have no way to get water...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-07-15/augusta-law
Wine Time: Casillero del Diablo Cabernet Sauvignon 2012, Chile and Serie Riberas Gran Reserva Chardonnay 2012, Chile

...believe the heavier the bottle the better the wine, and that's not true," Lira said.The company has changed its irrigation systems to deliver water drop by drop exactly where it is needed, in minimal amounts. It also trains people throughout...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-04-16/wine-time-casillero-d
A 'Master' manager

...years, the Augusta National has seen numerous changes and improvements, such as the installation of a course-wide irrigation system, the establishment of bentgrass, the rehabilitation of most all the greens and numerous other improvements designed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-10-18/master-manager
Total lawn management will cure weed problems

...soil type and species of grass that you have. Irrigate only when you don't get that much rain. Don't set your irrigation system and forget it.Infrequent irrigation that wets the soil from 6 to 8 inches deep will promote turf grasses to grow...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2013-02-26/total-lawn-managemen
Waynesboro dairy farm owners recovering from tornado

...shed, fences and trees; damaged equipment; displaced all but eight of their 40 calf hutches; and knocked down irrigation systems.Several of the cows that had been trapped were put down after sustaining broken legs and cuts. Others are left...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-03-21/waynesboro-dairy-farm-owners-
Lawns are saturated so they don't need watering

...it is either raining or has rained a certain amount during the last few days is to install a rain sensor on your irrigation system. They make all types that you can buy at irrigation supply stores. The one used most often is the mini-click...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2013-05-09/lawns-are-saturated-
McNair purchases Golf Club at Cedar Creek

...Cedar Creek, McNair plans to enhance the course's daily maintenance and also improve infrastructure such as the irrigation system and cart paths.Frazier had previously worked with McNair and then held jobs at Palmetto Golf Club and North Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2012-11-26/mcnair-purchases-golf-club-c
Georgia called irrigation leader at conservation forum

...a major producer of cotton, corn, peanuts and other thirsty crops, he said, and virtually all depend on huge irrigation systems.During the past decade, as droughts and spiraling demand put more stress on groundwater reserves, efforts have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-10-18/georgia-called-irrigation-lea
Downtown Business Improvement District lacking support for renewal

...connecting the Augusta Convention Center and its parking deck? A $268,000 change order to add landscaping and an irrigation system at Augusta Regional Airport after parking lot construction.? A motion to continue negotiating a lease contract...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-12-10/downtown-business-improvement