Implementing Sustainable Farming Practices: Water and Pest Management
On June 13, 2019, the Lake County Winegrape Commission partnered with California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance (CSWA) to host Implementing Sustainable Farming Practices: Water and Pest Management workshop at Beckstoffer Vineyards-Red Hills.
A big thank you to the following speakers:
- Clint Nelson, Beckstoffer Vineyards-Red Hills
- Bryan Rahn, Coastal Viticultural Consultants
- Paul Zellman, Viticulture Consultant
- Lucia Varela, UC IPM Advisor
- Jeff Gleaves, Grow West
- Glenn McGourty, UC Cooperative Extension Mendocino and Lake Counties
- Lisa Francioni, California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance
The following handouts were distributed at the event:
Increasing Performance through Irrigation Practices, Bryan Rahn, Coastal Viticultural Consultants:
Testing for Distribution Uniformity, Paul Zellman, Viticulture Consultant:
Managing Mealybugs, Lucia Varela, UC IPM Advisor
BMPs for Insect and Mite Monitoring and How to Train Employees to Monitor, Jeff Gleaves, Grow West
Powdery Mildew Management Issues in Lake County, Glenn McGourty, UC Cooperative Extension Mendocino and Lake Counties
The Value of Sustainability Certification, Lisa Francioni, California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance
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