Sonoma County Farm Bureau 2022 Water Summit

The Sonoma County Farm Bureau is proud to present the inaugural 2022 Water Summit. Over two days, attendees will explore the unique and complex water-related issues facing agricultural producers in California.

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Who should attend:

  • Farmers, Ranchers, and Growers
  • Ag processors
  • Conservationists
  • Environmentalists
  • Tribal Representatives
  • Ag service providers
  • Elected Officials
  • Rural landowners
  • State, County, and City staff
  • CDFA & USDA fund program managers

Speakers include:

  • Representative Jared Huffman, 2nd Congressional District California
  • Secretary Wade Crowfoot, California Natural Resources Secretary
  • Secretary Karen Ross, California Department of Food and Agriculture
  • Don Cameron, President, California State Board of Food & Agriculture
  • Jamie Johansson, President, California Farm Bureau
  • Professor Roger Boulton, UC Davis Department of Chemical Engineering
  • Aaron Magenheim, CEO & Founder AgTech Insight
  • Chis Ott, Dry Creek Rancheria Band of Pomo Indians
  • Matt St. John, Division Chief, California Water Quality Control
  • Dan Wilson, National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration
  • Michael Thompson, Assistant General Manager, Sonoma County Water Agency

Topics Include:

  • California water rights
  • Groundwater recharge
  • Sustainability Groundwater Management Act (SGMA)
  • Environmental water policy & needs
  • Reclaimed & recycled water sources
  • The future of water regulations in California
  • The Potter Valley Project
  • Tribal rights, needs & interests
  • Voluntary Drought Initiatives
  • Water conservation technology
  • Drought related programs and mandates