Blue Note - 1030 Main Street, Napa, CA 94559
|8:00am - 10:00am|
This seminar will also be live-streamed as part of an NVG Trial Program. If you cannot attend this event in-person but would like to view it online, please select the “Livestream Trial” ticket and you will be emailed more information. 2018 Livestream Trial tickets for live-streamed NVG events are underwritten by the USDA Risk Management Grant.
Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. with coffee and pastries
||Welcome and Introduction
|8:05 a.m. – 9 a.m.
||What the Mildew? Grape Powdery Mildew Resistance & New Tools for Management
Dr. Walter Mahaffee, Research Plant Pathologist, USDA-ARS
|9 a.m. – 9:40 a.m.
||UCCE Pest & Disease Research Updates
Dr. Monica Cooper, Farm Advisor – Viticulture, UC Cooperative Extension
Brittany Pederson, Viticulturist, Renteria Vineyard Management
|9:40 a.m. – 10 a.m.
||Mobile Applications Used in Pest & Disease Data Collection and Identification in Vineyards
Patrick Tokar, Founder, Tokar Vineyard Advisors
This program is partially funded by the USDA Risk Management Education Partnerships Program Grant