Join us the first Thursday of each month at 7:30 a.m. Café Villa ~ 602 7th Street ~ Prosser, WA
Grape Fieldman’s Breakfast: A gathering of growers, consultants, and scientists to share information and ideas.
March 6, 2014
Enrique Proano, a graduate student with Dr. Joan Davenport, will discuss if soil is the root of Concord replant disorder.
April 3, 2014
Hemant Gohil, Viticulture Tech Transfer Specialist at WSU-IAREC, will discuss how soil moisture or lack of will affect bud break and early season growth.
May 1, 2014
Brittany Komm, a WSU graduate student with Dr. Michelle Moyer, will present research results testing the impact of early season leaf removal upon diseases and canopy.
June 5, 2014
Hemant Gohil, a technology transfer specialist at WSU-IAREC, will discuss the evaluation of machine-applied heat to ‘Syrah’ and ‘Merlot’.
July 3, 2014
August 7, 2014
Dr. Michelle Moyer and Jensena Newhouse with WSU-IAREC will discuss the efficacy of biopesticide trials to control grapevine powdery mildew.
September 4, 2014
Lynn Mills with WSU-IAREC will discuss if crop load affects cold hardiness and the WSU cold hardiness program.
CANCELLED DUE TO HARVEST
November 6, 2014
Katie Buckley, a WSU graduate student with Dr. David James, will discuss methods for native habitat restoration to attract beneficial insects into vineyards.
Anyone attending this program that requires auxiliary aids or other services, please contact Gwen Hoheisel at 509-786-5609 or by email at email@example.com .Cooperating agencies: Washington State University, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and Benton County
The WSU Viticulture and Enology Program is offering a continuing education winery tour to Napa Valley. There are still a few seats open. If you are interested please contact Theresa Beaver at firstname.lastname@example.org or 509-335-3446.
2014 Washington State Grape Society Annual Meeting
Location: Church of the Nazarene, 500 N. Elm St., Grandview, WA 98930
A great annual event! More details and registration at: http://www.grapesociety.org/
Exhibitor Registration: http://www.grapesociety.org/wp-content/uploads/2009/04/14-Exhibitor-Registration-Form.pdf