Western Maryland Pruning Clinic
Registration Deadline: Feb 23, 2013
Event Type: Seminars and Classes
Description: The Maryland Grape Growers Association (MGGA) is now registering attendees for its annual grapevine training and pruning workshops. These clinics will educate both new and seasoned growers on the best practices for trellising, training and pruning grapevines of varying ages and varietals and will be tailored to the growing environments found across the state. Other viticultural practices including disease and weed control, fertilization, vineyard equipment and safety, etc., will also be addressed.
The central/western Maryland clinic will take place on Saturday, February 23rd, from 9 a.m. to noon at Boordy’s South Mountain Vineyard. It will examine and address Merlot, Syrah, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Petit Verdot vines ranging from one to 12 years of age.
Walk-in registration welcome with exact cash or check. Event held rain or shine. An inclement weather date will be provided for extreme rain/snow events. Bring your pruning shears and dress for a day in the field.
• Event Organizer:
Maryland Grape Growers Association
Boordy South Mountain Vineyard
6041 Mountain Church Rd Burkittsville, MD
• Website: www.marylandgrapes.org
$15 for MGGA members, $26 for non-members
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