Art Elmers
Art Elmers Art Elmers has been in the irrigation industry for over 47 years working as an irrigation installer, designer, service technician, distributor and now District Specification Manager for Netafim, USA, the world's leader in high efficiency drip irrigation. He is the past chair of the National Certification Board for the National Irrigation Association and has CID, CIC and CLIA certifications. Art is currently a Trustee of the Irrigation Association of New Jersey, has taught many seminars throughout the years on irrigation related topics, and was recipient of the 2018 IANJ lifetime achievement award. Art has worked on the Great Lawn and Sheep's Meadow in Central Park, Yankee Stadium, been in the number 3 water tunnel and consulted at the White House. Art lives in Ft. Lee, New Jersey with his wife and two daughters, one an NYU Graduate and the other entering NYU in the fall, leaving their father penniless.

Classes by this instructor

NYBG's first-ever horticulture intensive provides a comprehensive introduction to current best practices in sustainable horticulture for our region. You'll learn how an informed approach to managing soil, site hydrology, and pests—coupled with choosing the right plants—can reduce the nee more...
09/30 Mo 09:00am-03:00pm Elmers
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