On the Road in Sonoma

Sonoma county

Event Date

Luther Burbank Center for the Arts, Fireside Room
  • 8:30 - 9:00 am Check-in, light breakfast and coffee
  • 9:00 - 9:35 am Impact of skin cell wall composition on polyphenol extractability, Cristina Medina Plaza, Department of Viticulture and Enology, UC Davis.                         
  • 9:35 -10:10 am Powdery mildew resistance management, Rhonda Smith, Viticulture Farm Advisor, UC Cooperative Extension Sonoma County.
  • 10:10 -10:45 Understanding the potential effects of smoke on grapes and wine, Anita Oberholster, UC Cooperative Extension Specialist, Enology, Department of Viticulture and Enology, UC Davis.
  • 10:45 -10:55 Break
  • 10:55 -11:30 Diagnosis and control of grapevine trunk diseases, Kendra Baumgartner, Research Plant Pathologist, USDA-ARS, Department of Plant Pathology, UC Davis.
  • 11:30 -12:05 Moving from virus management to sustainable vine health: what do we need?, Neil McRoberts, Associate Professor of Plant Pathology, Director of the Western Plant Diagnostic Network, Department of Plant Pathology, UC Davis.
  • 12:05 -1:00 pm Lunch and Discussion

Thank you to our Extension Partners for supporting this program!

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