Summer 2024 Smart Irrigation Grounds News

2024 New Product Recap

Discover the latest products Rain Bird released this season. From the ESP-2WIRE Controller to UltraXP and more, Rain Bird is committed to offering the best irrigation products on the market.


Discover ESP-2WIRE Controller

Discover Premium Hose End Controller

Discover UltraXP

Discover Rapid Ship CLP Pump

Rain Bird is how your future grows.

We create products that sustain life’s essential green spaces, guided by a commitment to The Intelligent Use of Water™. Partnering with customers, designers, and municipalities helps us provide solutions that achieve water resource management goals. From pressure-regulating sprays and rotors to automatically self-adjusting irrigation systems and reclaimed water compatibility, sustainability is who we are.


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All new irrigation training for 2024-2025

Coming to a city near you.

Take your irrigation skills to the next level. In-person training equips landscape professionals with cutting-edge technical knowledge and proven irrigation techniques to master new products, optimize efficiencies, and save water. Choose from over 50 US-based classes to find the right training for you.


Find a training class near you

July is Smart Irrigation Month

Sponsored by the Irrigation Association, this industry-wide initiative highlights efficient irrigation technologies, products, and services. From smart controllers to rain sensors to micro-irrigation and more, Rain Bird's precision watering tools conserve water and save money.

Follow us all month long to celebrate #SmartIrrigationMonth

Five irrigation benefits to native plant landscaping

Landscaping with native plants offers numerous irrigation benefits, including:

  • Reduced water requirements
  • Lower maintenance
  • Drought tolerance
  • Resilience to climate variability
  • Erosion control

Rain Bird makes it easy to get started. Discover tips and explore products that help save water, time, and money.

Go green with Rain Bird


Tips for thriving trees.

Upgrading your property with new trees? Check out our TreeTalks series to learn more about tree care and health from ISA-certified arborist Tyler Hill. From the basics of planting to understanding why soil matters, this series is your one-stop shop for all your tree questions.


Watch TreeTalks

IQ™4 Customer Forum

At our April Customer Forum, we gave a sneak peek at new features coming soon and covered additional customization features available now.

  • Customized program and profile screens
  • Snapshot and restore data
  • Update to mapping feature with the addition of Esri maps

Look for our next IQ4 Customer Forum invite coming soon.

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Insights goes big on filtration basics

Filtration is an effective way to keep irrigation systems free of contaminants that degrade performance, while helping to improve overall system efficiency and increasing system components' longevity.

Planning your next project? Watch the latest Insights webinar covering filtration basics. Afterward, our Filter Specification Form is a smart place to start with a quote, specs, and design help.


Watch the webinar