UC Extension grapevine seminar in Templeton

Friday, February 28, 2014 • Templeton, CA

Past Event:

The UC Cooperative Extension will hold a seminar on Feb. 28 in Templeton covering the topics of Grapevine Canker Diseases, Red Blotch Disease, and Irrigation and Frost Management under drought conditions. 

To view the full agenda and register, please see the following website:

If you have any problems registering, please call 805-781-5940. 

Date: Feb 28, 2014

Time: 9:00 - 14:30

Location: Templeton Community Center, 601 S. Main St., Templeton (map)

Cost: $10 per person (includes refreshments and lunch)

Advance registration is required to attend the meeting; the registration form is at the bottom of this webpage. Seating space is limited so please register if you plan to attend. The $10 fee may be paid by credit card or check. DPR and CCA credits have been requested.

Meeting agenda:

8:50 - 9:00 Welcome

9:00 - 10:00 Early detection tools for grapevine canker diseases, and interactive survey of grower perceptions on treatment strategies

Dr. Kendra Baumgartner, USDA-ARS Research Plant Pathologist

10:00 - 10:45 The economics of trunk disease treatment practices

Dr. Jonathan Kaplan, Associate Professor, Sacramento State University

10:45 - 11:00 Break

11:00 - 12:00 Update on Red Blotch Disease

Dr. Mysore "Sudhi" Sudarshana, USDA-ARS Research Biologist

12:00 - 13:00 Catered lunch

13:00 - 13:45 Frost protection and salinity management considerations for drought conditions

Mark Battany, Viticulture/Soils Farm Advisor, UC Cooperative Extension

13:45 - 14:30 Application of irrigation scheduling tools for challenging drought conditions

Mark Battany, Viticulture/Soils Farm Advisor, UC Cooperative Extension


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Templeton Community Center
601 S. Main Street
Templeton, California
United States

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