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Grape Day at the Kearney Ag Center

August 14 @ 7:30 am - 1:00 pm

Free

Save the date for Grape Day at the University of California Kearney Agricultural Research & Extension Center. Registration is free and begins at 7:30 a.m. Topics to be covered will include: nematode problems in grape, grape rootstocks, mechanical leafing and deficit irrigation for wine grapes, fungicide resistance of powdery mildew, ground-truthing proximally sensed water status of vineyards, astringency of Scarlet Royal table grapes, methods and tools for irrigation scheduling, and managing trunk diseases in vineyards. American Vineyard Magazine is a proud sponsor of Grape Day and will be providing donuts and coffee as the event kicks off. See you there!

TimeSpeakerTopic
8:00 amAndreas Westphal, UC RiversideNematode problems in grape
8:30 amKarl Lund, UCCE MaderaGrape rootstocks
9:00 amGeorge Zhuang, UCCE FresnoMechanical leafing and deficit irrigation for winegrapes
9:30Gabriel Torres, UCCE TulareFungicide resistance of powdery mildew
10:00S. Kaan Kurtural: UC DavisGround-truthing proximally sensed water status of vineyards
10:15Break
10:450Ashraf El Kereamy, UC RiversideAstringency of Scarlet Royal table grapes
11:15Daniele Zaccaria, UC DavisMethods and tools for irrigation scheduling (ET-based, soil moisture-based, or plant-based scheduling)
11:45Akif Eskalen, UC DavisManaging trunk diseases in vineyards

Organizer

UC Cooperative Extension (Matthew Fidelibus)
Phone:
559-646-6510
Email:
mwfidelibus@ucdavis.edu
Website:
http://kare.ucanr.edu/

Venue

Kearney Ag Center
9240 S Riverbend Ave
Parlier, CA 93648 United States
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Phone:
(559) 646-6500
Website:
http://kare.ucanr.edu/