Sonoma County Grape Day Feb. 19, Santa Rosa
The 2014 Sonoma County Grape Day will be held Feb. 19 in Santa Rosa, Calif. at the Wells Fargo Center for the Arts, 50 Mark West Springs Rd.
Sonoma County Grape Day is an annual program which provides research-based information on issues important to the production of coastal wine grapes.
The program is presented by UC Cooperative Extension and sponsored by the Sonoma County Winegrape Commission.
7:00 a.m. - Sign-in and continental breakfast
8:00 - Welcome
8:05 - Update on a leafhopper, a bug and a moth - Lucia Varela, UCCE Sonoma County
8:50 - Grapevine red blotch disease field research results- Rhonda Smith, UCCE Sonoma County
9:20 – Impact of red blotch on wine composition and quality - Anita Oberholster, UCCE
10:00 - Break
10:20 - SOUR shrivel; killing the berry softly - Baskhar Bondada, Washington State University
11:15 – New technology to measure vineyard water use and vine water status- Andrew McElrone, USDA-ARS and UC Davis
11:45 - Questions and answers
Noon - End
Cost: $35 if payment received by Feb. 12; $45 at the door (cash/check only).
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50 Mark West Springs Road
Santa Rosa, California