UC Davis Department of Viticulture and Enology water management seminar
The University of California Davis Department of Viticulture and Enology and the UC Cooperative Extension will hold a seminar in Templeton, Calif. on vineyard water measurement and management, with a focus on the application of recent research.
The seminar takes place Friday, Nov. 8 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Templeton Community Center, 601 S. Main St., Templeton, Calif.
Advance registration is required to attend the meeting. Cost is $20. To register go to http://ucanr.org/seminar
8:30 - 9:00 Light breakfast and coffee
9:00 - 9:40 Data-driven irrigation management
Mark Battany, Viticulture Farm Advisor, University of California Cooperative Extension, San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara Counties
9:40 - 10:20 Past and future ET and Kc development - Where do we go from here?
Richard Snyder, Biometeorology Specialist, UC Davis Department of Land, Air and Water Resources
10:20 - 10:35 Break
10:35 - 11:15 Optimizing vineyard water use through technology: perspectives from vine to vineyard
Andrew McElrone, Research Scientist, USDA-ARS and Assistant Adjunct Professor, UC Davis Department of Viticulture and Enology
11:15 - 11:55 Can we breed better drought and salt resistance into grape rootstocks?
Andrew Walker, Professor, UC Davis Department of Viticulture and Enology
11:55 - 12:15 Question and answer session with all speakers
12:15 - 1:00 Lunch and further discussion
601 S. Main Street
Templeton, California 93465