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SOLD OUT Sustainable Winegrowing Field Day

The Sustainable Winegrowing Field Day is sold out.

Thank you for your interest in attending! If you have any questions, please contact Karen at 707-522-5862 or karen@sonomawinegrape.org.

Please join us at our next event, the Dollars & Sense Seminar on January 14, 2016.

 

The Sonoma County Winegrowers and the Sonoma County Grape Growers Foundation are co-sponsoring the 15th Annual Sustainable Winegrowing Field Day on Friday, July 31, 2015. This event is held at no charge for growers, vintners and industry personnel. It will be held at SRJC's Shone Farm. Registration check-in and CEU sign in begin at 7:30am with the seminar beginning promptly at 8:00am and running until approximately 12:30pm with lunch to follow. Shone Farm is located at 7450 Steve Olson Lane, Forestville.

We are pleased to announce a great line-up of speakers with timely topics: Andy Walker of UCD is sharing his latest research into breeding and genetic advances for Pierces Disease and Powdery Mildew resistance in winegrapes; UCCE Weed Science Farm Advisor John Roncoroni provides management strategies for weed control in a drought; Sue Ostrom, Deputy Ag Commissioner, provides regulatory updates and a pre-harvest heads-up on EGVM; Laura Breyer gives the IPM Season Highlights; and, Allison Jordan of CSWA briefly reports on some new market data on sustainabiliy.

Agencies and certain organizations will have a table with materials. These and refreshments are available during the 30-minute break.

Lunch is served and Sonoma County wines will be available for purchase by the glass. One-hundred percent of the funds go to SCGGF's educational workshops and materials in Spanish for vineyard workers here in Sonoma County.

For questions about the event, contact Karen at 707-522-5862 or Karen@sonomawinegrape.org