The History of Irrigate.net

Founded by Jarald Davidson in 1981

Jarald Davidson grew up in Northern California, and was raised on a working cattle ranch. In 1977 he obtained a BS in Agriculture, with an emphasis in Agronomy, from CSU, Chico. Working in the irrigation industry as an irrigation design engineer his interest in soils & irrigation continued to deepen and in 1981 with encouragement from friends and family, he started Irrigate.net and grew it into the successful consulting firm it is today.

Jarald passed away unexpectedly in August of 2018 and is survived by his loving family as well as him business partner, Dan Frederick. Jarald touched many lives of those around him both personally and professionally. At Irrigate.net, we will continue to honor his memory by building the business in way that would make him proud. We are blessed for having known him and will look back on our memories fondly.