Cover Crops Help Climate Change

Start cover cropping and help reverse climate change!

This is an updated presentation about the many benefits of cover cropping. The amazing ability of cover crops to sequester carbon into your soil and all the benefits that does for your soil. Lisa and Kathleen will share with you their many successes as well as mistakes. Presented by Lisa Putnam and Kathleen Putnam both are Master Gardeners and experimenters and observers in their gardens.

Presenter Master Gardener: Kathleen Putnam
Kathleen Putnam is a professional organic vegetable gardener serving the Mid-Peninsula and is an ISA Certified Arborist. Kathleen has a degree in Environmental Horticulture from City College of San Francisco and is a UC Master Gardener. Kathleen’s passion is fruit trees and soil.

Presenter Master Gardener: Lisa Putnam
Lisa Putnam has a BS in Agricultural Economics from UC Davis and also studied nutrition science at Davis. She currently operates a small sustainable organic farm and orchard in Woodside and a home vegetable garden in Portola Valley. Lisa is a UC Master Gardener and Master Composter. Her passion is soil and compost.