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

Resources

The following handouts were distributed at the event: 

Increasing Performance through Irrigation Practices, Bryan Rahn, Coastal Viticultural Consultants:

CVC Stress Index 


Testing for Distribution Uniformity, Paul Zellman, Viticulture Consultant:

How to Conduct a Distribution Uniformity Test-English

How to Conduct a Distribution Uniformity Test-Spanish

Distribution Uniformity- Blank Forms-English

Distribution Uniformity- Blank Forms-Spanish


Managing Mealybugs, Lucia Varela, UC IPM Advisor 

Grape Mealybug Life Cycle in the North Coast


BMPs for Insect and Mite Monitoring and How to Train Employees to Monitor, Jeff Gleaves, Grow West

Monitoring for Insect and Mite Pests

Principal Growth Stages of Grapevines-Extended BBCH Scale


Powdery Mildew Management Issues in Lake County, Glenn McGourty, UC Cooperative Extension Mendocino and Lake Counties

Powdery Mildew Management Issues in Lake County


The Value of Sustainability Certification, Lisa Francioni, California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance

The Value of Sustainable Certification

2018 CSWA Annual Report

 

 

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Sauvignon Blanc Experience Virtual Tasting 5:00 pm
Sauvignon Blanc Experience Virtual Tasting
May 8 @ 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Sauvignon Blanc Experience Virtual Tasting
Experience Lake County Sauvignon Blanc from the comfort of your home during this virtual tasting. Sauvignon Blanc is Lake County’s flagship varietal – it grows beautifully in the region’s abundant sunshine and clean mountain air.[...]
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LCWC Executive Committee Meeting 2:30 pm
LCWC Executive Committee Meeting @ Video Conference (see agenda)
May 19 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Agenda – LCWC Executive Committee, May 19, 2020
LCWC Board Meeting 3:00 pm
LCWC Board Meeting @ Video Conference (see agenda)
May 19 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Agenda – LCWC Board Meeting, May 19, 2020
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