Videos, Presentations & Handouts

GROUND SQUIRRELS & RODENTS | 12.5.23

GROUND SQUIRRELS & RODENTS | 12.5.23

Roger Baldwin, PhD, with the UC Cooperate Extension discussed how to manage human-wildlife conflict situations more effectively in the vineyard, highlighting ground squirrels. Photo sourced from Travis Air Force Base, photographer Heidi Couch. Ground Squirrel BMP...

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ORIENTAL FRUIT FLY MEETING | 11.7.23

ORIENTAL FRUIT FLY MEETING | 11.7.23

Fruit flies have been a big problem this year in many crops across California. Vince Arellano, Environmental Scientist, with the California Department of Food and Agriculture, presented about the California-quarantined oriental fruit fly (Bactrocera dorsalis, detected...

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CLEARING THE AIR: AG BURNING OUTREACH MEETING | 9.12.23

CLEARING THE AIR: AG BURNING OUTREACH MEETING | 9.12.23

The Lodi Winegrape Commission has learned through the mealybug and virus crisis that by getting everyone involved in one room to have informed discussions around a complex challenge, much progress can be made and it is easier to move forward in a positive and...

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CANOPY MANAGEMENT & IPM | 11.1.2022

CANOPY MANAGEMENT & IPM | 11.1.2022

Canopy management plays a crucial role in not only winegrape quality but also in pest and disease management. Dr. Justin Tanner (UC), our future Northern San Joaquin Viticulture Farm Advisor, shared the results of a recent canopy architecture project. Dr. Tanner's...

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WINEGRAPE QUALITY – GRAPE TO BOTTLE | 5.17.2022

WINEGRAPE QUALITY – GRAPE TO BOTTLE | 5.17.2022

On May 17, 2022, the Lodi Winegrape Commission hosted about 70 local growers and winemakers in Burgundy Hall at the Lodi Grape Festival Grounds to discuss winegrape quality in depth. The speakers and topics included: Greg La Follette (Winemaker) – Creating flavor in...

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MINI GUSS DEMO | 4.27.2022

MINI GUSS DEMO | 4.27.2022

On April 27, 2022, the Lodi winegrowing community gathered to watch a demonstration of the mini GUSS (gussag.com/mini-guss/), a California-made 4WD autonomous air blast sprayer designed for vineyards by GUSS Automation in Kingsburg, CA. A combination of GPS, LiDAR,...

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SHEEP GRAZING IN LODI VINEYARDS | 2.24.2022

SHEEP GRAZING IN LODI VINEYARDS | 2.24.2022

Check out our new educational video, created in the same style as our Mealybug Biocontrol Video. Click the image below to watch and give us a thumbs up on YouTube if you like it! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4UVlmBiphnM   For more information, check out our...

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POST-HARVEST SHUT DOWN | 10.28.2021

POST-HARVEST SHUT DOWN | 10.28.2021

It’s imperative to help grapevines shut down for the winter, which can mean some irrigation during a drought year. In this workshop, we discussed post-harvest practices for young, mature, and historic vineyards – with further clarified advice depending on whether the...

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UC: LODI WATER MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP III | 5.13.2021

UC: LODI WATER MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP III | 5.13.2021

  Read our blog about how this workshop series was created HERE Handout from Daniele Zaccaria, PhD is HERE Papers mentioned by Kaan Kurtural, PhD: "Optimal Ranges and Thresholds of Grape Berry Solar Radiation for Flavonoid Biosynthesis in Warm Climates" by...

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