Current Issues in Vineyard Health
Registration Deadline: Nov 28, 2012
Event Type: Seminars and Classes
Description: Guest instructors, chosen for their involvement in developing solutions to the problems associated with grape pests and diseases, provide the latest management information on current topics. This year's topics include: breeding grapevines for Pierce's Disease resistance, controlling grape fungal disease such as powdery mildew and Botrytis bunch rot diseases, the grape growers' role in managing exotic pests and diseases, and mealybugs and grapevine leafroll viruses.
Lectures are provided by a talented group of speakers comprised of UC faculty, departmental experts and UC farm advisers who cover: the biology of mealybugs in California and their control, the dangers of spreading mealybugs in pomace and prevention of the disease, and damage reduction in the vineyards.
The fee includes course material and lunch.
• Event Organizer:
UC Davis Extension
Da Vinci Building
1632 Da Vinci Ct. Davis, CA 95618
• Website: extension.ucdavis.edu/winemaking
$190. Enroll in section 122VIT204.
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