There is probably a limit on how many slides and educational brochures any grower can absorb during a given year. Most are dry as a bone and unlikely to move the educational “needle” in terms of training. So, the Almond Board of California took a different tactic last fall, adding a bit of fun to the educational component. You can’t help but smile when you watch the “Mummy Shake video” and also learn why it’s important to “shake for a sanitation break” in this short lesson. It was well-received and so they decided to try a few more. Here is a link to the full Irrigation Station playlist. The organization released the playlist this past January in order to provide growers with entertaining demonstrations of how they can improve their irrigation practices and improve water use efficiency.
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