VITICULTURE X GAMES: EXTREME WEATHER WINEGROWING

VITICULTURE X GAMES: EXTREME WEATHER WINEGROWING

MONDAY, JANUARY 22, 2024.  BY STEPHANIE BOLTON, PhD, LODI WINEGRAPE COMMISSION. You are invited to join us for this year’s Unified Wine & Grape Symposium in Sacramento from January 23-25, 2024. Unified is presented by the American Society for Enology &...
72nd ANNUAL LODI GRAPE DAY AGENDA ANNOUNCED

72nd ANNUAL LODI GRAPE DAY AGENDA ANNOUNCED

JANUARY 15, 2024.  BY LODI CHAMBER OF COMMERCE. The Lodi District Chamber of Commerce’s Agribusiness Committee, in collaboration with the University of California Cooperative Extension, is proud to announce the much anticipated 72nd Annual Lodi Grape Day event,...
GRAPEVINE CANOPY MANAGEMENT REVISITED PART 2

GRAPEVINE CANOPY MANAGEMENT REVISITED PART 2

MONDAY, JANUARY 1, 2024.  BY STAN GRANT, VITICULTURIST. Continued from GRAPEVINE CANOPY MANAGEMENT REVISITED PART 1 Direct Canopy Management – Configuration Direct canopy management is canopy management by intervention. It takes two forms. The first, which is...
GRAPEVINE CANOPY MANAGEMENT REVISITED PART 1

GRAPEVINE CANOPY MANAGEMENT REVISITED PART 1

MONDAY, DECEMBER 25, 2023.  BY STAN GRANT, VITICULTURIST. There was a time when grape growers gave little thought to grapevine foliage beyond keeping it out of the way of machinery and controlling pests and diseases. Accordingly, hedging the apical ends of shoots and...
GET THE LATEST VITICULTURE RESEARCH FROM 30 EXPERTS

GET THE LATEST VITICULTURE RESEARCH FROM 30 EXPERTS

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2023.  BY THE VINEYARD TEAM. November 2, 2023 203: Get the Latest Viticulture Research from 30 Experts https://lodigrowers.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/11/2023-11-02_203_Cliff_Ohmart_Get_the_Latest_Viticulture_Research_from_30_Experts.mp3   If...
ORIENTAL FRUIT FLY

ORIENTAL FRUIT FLY

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2023.  BY VINCE ARELLANO, CDFA. Featured Image: Credit – Florida Division of Plant Industry Archive, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Bugwood.org The oriental fruit fly, Bactrocera dorsalis, is an invasive exotic fruit...
USDA-NRCS FINANCIAL INCENTIVE DEADLINES APPROACHING

USDA-NRCS FINANCIAL INCENTIVE DEADLINES APPROACHING

MONDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2023.  BY SONYA MILLER, DISTRICT CONSERVATIONIST, USDA NRCS. The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in California announces Fiscal Year 2024 (October 1, 2023 through September 30, 2024) federal assistance opportunities for...