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Grape Day at the Kearney Ag Center
August 14 @ 7:30 am - 1:00 pmFree
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!
|8:00 am||Andreas Westphal, UC Riverside||Nematode problems in grape|
|8:30 am||Karl Lund, UCCE Madera||Grape rootstocks|
|9:00 am||George Zhuang, UCCE Fresno||Mechanical leafing and deficit irrigation for winegrapes|
|9:30||Gabriel Torres, UCCE Tulare||Fungicide resistance of powdery mildew|
|10:00||S. Kaan Kurtural: UC Davis||Ground-truthing proximally sensed water status of vineyards|
|10:450||Ashraf El Kereamy, UC Riverside||Astringency of Scarlet Royal table grapes|
|11:15||Daniele Zaccaria, UC Davis||Methods and tools for irrigation scheduling (ET-based, soil moisture-based, or plant-based scheduling)|
|11:45||Akif Eskalen, UC Davis||Managing trunk diseases in vineyards|