Code of Ethics & Conduct

As a condition for membership in the Dallas Irrigation Association, all members agree and subscribe to the following Code of Ethics:

  • To promote and uphold the integrity of the Dallas Irrigation Association.
  • To abide by the Dallas Irrigation Association’s By-laws and Codes.
  • To respect the opinions of all Dallas Irrigation Association members.
  • To abide and follow all local, state, and national laws regarding irrigation practices.
  • To hold inviolate the concepts of free enterprise.
  • To subscribe to fair and honest business practices including the legitimate representation of personal capabilities and experience.
  • To continually seek to gain respect and recognition for the irrigation industry.
  • To promote water, soil, and energy conservation through efficient and cost-effective irrigation products, design, installation, and management.

Violations of the Code of Ethics can and will be grounds for removal from any Dallas Irrigation Association event. It will be at the President’s discretion to remove individuals. Severe or repeat infractions of the Code of Ethics can result in revocation of membership with a majority vote of the Board of Directors. No dues refunds will be given due to revocation of membership.

Code of Conduct

As a condition for membership in the Dallas Irrigation Association, all members agree and subscribe to the following Code of Conduct:

Dress Code – The Dallas Irrigation Association encourages a professional image at all events where the association is represented. Business casual or company uniforms are recommended.

Participation – It is understood that the Dallas Irrigation Association is a volunteer organization. As such, every member is encouraged to be an active participant at meetings or any other activity deemed necessary by the Board of Directors or the President.

Behavior – It is of the utmost importance that every member of the Dallas Irrigation Association presents and handles him or her self in a professional manner at any association sponsored event.

Language – Profanity or personal attacks will not be tolerated at any association sponsored events.

Business Manners – At no time will any Dallas Irrigation Association member threaten or intimidate another member, member company, or guest of the association at any association event.

Meeting Manners – It is the intent of the Dallas Irrigation Association to encourage discussion among its members. At no time will any member be allowed to speak out of order, disturb, interrupt, or become a nuisance at any association event.

Violations of the Code of Conduct can and will be grounds for removal from any Dallas Irrigation Association event. It will be at the President’s discretion to remove individuals. Severe or repeat infractions of the Code of Conduct can result in revocation of membership with a majority vote of the Board of Directors. No dues refunds will be given due to revocation of membership.