SHAULIS SYMPOSIUM AT ASEV-ES FOCUSES ON DIGITAL VITICULTURE

SHAULIS SYMPOSIUM AT ASEV-ES FOCUSES ON DIGITAL VITICULTURE

MAY 13, 2019.  BY AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR ENOLOGY AND VITICULTURE (ASEV). Geneva, NY.  A special vineyard tour and symposium entitled “Digital Viticulture: New Tools for Precision Management” will be featured as part of the annual American Society for Viticulture and...
VERTICAL SHOOT POSITIONED TRELLIS SYSTEMS IN WARM REGIONS

VERTICAL SHOOT POSITIONED TRELLIS SYSTEMS IN WARM REGIONS

MAY 6, 2019.  BY STAN GRANT. Vertical Shoot Positioned (VSP) trellis systems involve single rows of tall, thin panels of grapevine shoots positioned upwards above unilateral cordons, bilateral cordons, or canes (Fig. 1).  Shoot positioning involves pairs of movable...
2019 LODI ZINFEST

2019 LODI ZINFEST

APRIL 29, 2019.  LODI WINEGRAPE COMMISSON. Celebrating 15 Years of Wine, Food & Fun at Lodi Lake Savor the best of Lodi at the 15th annual ZinFest Wine Festival, May 17-19, 2019, organized by the Lodi Winegrape Commission. Celebrate the 15th annual ZinFest Wine...
WINEGRAPE BUSINESS PLANNING FOR THE FUTURE

WINEGRAPE BUSINESS PLANNING FOR THE FUTURE

JANUARY 14, 2019.  BY STAN GRANT. It’s a new year and, as we prepare for another growing season, it seems an appropriate time to take stock of our situation.  After a period of sustained growth, wine sales in many categories have slowed, while winegrape production...