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2018 Field Day - Part II: Designing Irrigation Systems for Efficiency During Heat Events


Location:

Suscol Springs Vineyard

Schedule:

08/03/2018
8:00am - 10:00am

Overview:

Leaders in sustainable grapegrowing will lead this in-depth, hands-on discussion on irrigation system design considerations for the changing climate. In particular, this Field Day will focus on designing systems for efficiency during heat events.

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8 a.m. 
Welcome & Introduction
8:05 a.m.
Designing Irrigation Systems for Efficiency During Heat Events
Toby Halkovich, Director of Vineyard Operations, Cakebread Cellars

Topics to Include:
  • Irrigation system design process & operation
  • Automating irrigation systems for labor constraints
  • Irrigation technology
  • Design considerations when thinking about the future climate
10 a.m.
Event Concludes


This program is partially funded by the USDA Risk Management Education Partnerships Program Grant