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Mud from Montecito fertilizes a Los Olivos vineyard

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At a vineyard in Los Olivos, a winemaker is using a special type of fertilizer: mud from the January 9th debris flow in Montecito. And while high levels of harmful bacteria were found in most of the mud that made its way down from the mountains, winemaker Fred Brander says the mud from his Montecito home is packed with high levels of nutrients.

Credits

Guest:
Matt Kettmann - Santa Barbara Independent / Wine Enthusiast - @mattkettmann

Host:
Jonathan Bastian

Producer:
Kathryn Barnes