UC Davis Viticulture and Enology On-the-road in Lodi
April 3, 2014
Thank you to the Lodi Winegrape Commission for co-sponsoring this educational event and thank you to Constellation Brands for hosting the event at the Woodbridge Winery.
8:30 - 9:00 am Registration, Light Breakfast and Coffee
9:00 - 9:40 am Can we breed better drought and salt resistance into grape rootstocks? Andrew Walker, Professor, Department of Viticulture and Enology, UC Davis
9:40 - 10:10 am Irrigation considerations in a dry year, Paul Verdegaal, Farm Advisor, San Joaquin County, UC Cooperative Extension
10:10 - 10:20 am Break
10:20 - 10:50 am How to characterize vineyard spatial variability: Yield, water use, and block performance, Thibaut Scholasch, Ph.D., Co-Founder Fruition Sciences, Inc.
10:50 – 11:20 am Measurements of actual vineyard evapotranspiration using surface renewal, Tom Shapland, Ph.D., Co-founder, Tule Technologies, Inc.
11:20 - 12:30 pm Maximizing yields and winegrape quality using water management, Larry Williams, Professor, Department of Viticulture and Enology, UC Davis
12:30 - 1:15 pm Lunch and further discussion…
Constellation Woodbridge Winery (Old Barrel Room)
5950 E Woodbridge Rd
Acampo, CA 95220