Vineyard Management: Post-Harvest
Saturday, December 8, 2012 from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM (PST)
San Marcos, CA
Post-Harvest Management is the next seminar in CSUSM's Vineyard Management series. The seminars have all been led by instructors from CSU Fresno's Viticulture & Enology Department. The Fresno State Winery has won over 500 medals at commercial wine tastings, including over 100 "Super" awards (best of show, best of region, best of class, etc.).
The instructors for Post-Harvest Management are Dr. Sanliang Gu and Dr. Sonet Van Zyl. Dr Gu's areas of expertise include fruit quality improvement, plant nutrition, plant-water relations, cold hardiness, cultivar evaluation, trellis systems and canopy management. Dr. Van Zyl's areas of expertise include table and raisin grape production and marketing, cultivar development and evaluation, grapevine and rootstock breeding for improved quality and pest and disease resistance, industry focused research for California's table grape and raisin industries.
Topics in this Post-Harvest Management seminar will include:
- Grapevine pruning
- Soil pests
- Irrigation management
- Pest management
- Wine grape hang time
Registration for the seminar includes admission, parking, lunch, copies of seminar materials, and access to seminar recording and materials afterwards.
If you have any questions please contact Carrie Smith, 760.750.4270, or firstname.lastname@example.org.