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Runoff Water Capture- Treatment and Recycling Technologies Workshop and Field Discussion
Altman Plants-CfAHR (Center for Applied Horticulture Research)
3742 Bluebird Canyon Rd.
Vista, CA 92084
Contact: Jan Gonzales, jggonzales@ucanr.edu

Runoff Water Capture, Treatment and Recycling Technologies

Workshop and Field Discussion  

In-Person Event

When: Wednesday, November 3, 2021 2:00 - 4:00 PM 

Where: Altman Plants-Center for Horticulture Applied Research

3742 Blue Bird Canyon Road

Vista, CA 92084



Water conservation and quality are key issues for sustainable agriculture in San Diego County. Growers and stakeholders are invited to join in this workshop and field demonstration to learn about retention ponds and water recycling technologies including retention/detention basins, slow sand filters, and disinfection technologies. Presenters include researchers, practitioners and commercial technology representatives. 

Presenters Include: 

Opening Remarks: 

Ken Altman, Owner Altman Plants 

Gerardo Spinelli, Production Horticulture Advisor, UC Cooperative Extension San Diego 

Lorence (Loren) Oki, UCCE Specialist, Co-director, UC Nursery and Floriculture Alliance (UCNFA), UC Davis 

Donald Merhaut, Associate Cooperative Extension Specialist, Nursery and Floriculture Crops, UC Riverside

Javier Lopez, Head Grower, Altman Plants 

AquaPulse: Loys Larpin, Vice President and Aaron Vogt, Technical Director

Esther Mosase, Climate-Smart Agriculture Community Education Specialist, UC Cooperative Extension


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Contact information: Jan Gonzales, jggonzales@ucanr.edu 

Link to flyer: Event Flyer