2010 Symposium Schedule

High Elevation/High Latitude Seminar:Wine Growing On the Edge

8:45 am – 9:00 am – Welcome and Introductions

Morning Moderator: Glenn McGourty, University of California Cooperative Extension, Mendocino/Lake Counties

9:00 am – 11:00 am – Presentations

How Climate Changes with Elevation and Latitude, and Implications for Winegrowing
Greg Jones, Southern Oregon University, Ashland

Winegrowing in the Far North from the Perspective of a Grape Vine Physiologist
Pat Bowen, Pacific Agri-Food Research Center, Canada

Mountain Viticulture in Europe: Challenges to Production and Sustainability
Vittorino Novello, University of Torino, Italy

11:00 am – 11:15 am – Break

11:15 am – 12:15 pm – Other Regions

New Zealand & South Africa: John Buechsenstein, Wine Education & Consultation, California

Bodega Colome, Argentina: Randle Johnson

12:15 pm – 1:15 pm – Lunch Break

1:15 PM – 3:45 – Presentations

Afternoon Moderator: Peter Molnar, Obsidian Ridge Vineyards, California

1:15 pm – 2:15 pm – Sierra Foothills

Bill Easton, Terre Rouge, California

Scott Harvey, Scott Harvey Wines, California

Ann Kramer, Shake Ridge Vineyards, California

2:15 pm – 2:30 pm – Break

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm – California North Coast High Elevation Winegrowing

Casey Hartlip, Eagle Point Vineyard, (Mendocino County), California

Peter Molnar, Obsidian Ridge Vineyards, (Lake County), California

Randy Ullom, Kendall-Jackson, California

3:30 pm – 3:45 pm – Closing