Vineyard Management: Planning and Improvement
Saturday, April 20, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM (PDT)
San Marcos, CA
GUEST PRESENTER: Mark Greenspan, Ph.D., CCA, CPAg
Mark Greenspan is the President & Viticulturist of Advanced Viticulture, Inc. He has over two decades of viticultural experience, comprised of scientific, technical and practical field efforts. Mark’s background includes a Masters degree in Horticulture/Viticulture and a Doctorate in Agricultural Engineering, both from the University of California, Davis. He is regarded as one of the world’s leading experts in winegrape irrigation and has written scientific and trade journal articles on the subject.
This upcoming Vineyard Management seminar will focus on vineyard planning and improvement. Topics include:
Topics to be discussed:
- Buying a Vineyard
- Evaluation; Soil and Climate
- Planting; Prep and Design
- Vineyard Development and Design
- Fruit Yield/Quantity
Newly added topic: Grafting
Pete Anderson will present the basics of grafting. What is it and why should one do it? How and when should it be done?