Irrigation Information

Links to facts, tips, irrigation management, and information on farming in a drought to help our growers be some of the most productive farmers in the world.

TID Water Call Center

Open 7 days a week during irrigation season from 7  a.m. to 5 p.m.
(209) 883-8456

TID Irrigation Facts
  • Irrigation service area: 307 square miles
  • Irrigated acreage: 145,559 acres*
  • Number of parcels: 7,500*
  • Number of growers: 4,904*
  • TID canals and laterals: 250 miles (90 percent concrete lined)
  • Irrigation service boundary: The Sierra foothills on the east, the San Joaquin River to the west, the Tuolumne River to the north, and the Merced River to the south
  • Predominant crops: Alfalfa, almonds, beans, corn, grain, grapes, oats, peaches, sweet potatoes and walnuts

*These figures fluctuate slightly from season to season.

We Are TID

TID is more than a symbol, it’s a service. If you receive TID service, you are TID. TID is a community-owned, not-for-profit public agency.

Learn more about the stories of your community members and why they say “We are TID.”

The Grower Newsletter

The Grower  Customer Newsletter

Read The Grower newsletter for irrigation customers for up-to-date information about the irrigation season, best practices, notices and topics affecting growers. Click here for the latest issue.

Irrigation Safety

Irrigation Safety

The importance of safety near canals and around electricity cannot be overstated. Follow the link below to learn more about safe practices when irrigating and using TID facilities.
Learn More About Safety Here