The Resource Conservation District of San Diego County is hosting this free virtual panel discussion that will include the following presenters:

  • Dr. Ben Faber, UCCE subtropical crop advisor
  • Dr. Margaret Smither-Kopperl, plant materials center manager, Natural Resources Conservation Service
  • Red Dufour, western regional director, National Center for Appropriate Technology
  • Joel Kramer, regional agricultural specialist, RCD of Greater San Diego County

Topics include how cover crops:

  • Improve pollination, erosion control and nitrogen fixation
  • Boost orchard productivity
  • Help adapt orchards to heat waves and drought

Online registration for the virtual panel is now available.  

For more information, contact Joel Kramer at or 619.562.0096 ext. 103.

21 Jul
2:30pm - 4:00pm