Rootstock selection plays a large role in the success of a vineyard.  Join the Lodi Winegrape Commission and E & J Gallo for in-field discussions with Dr. Andy Walker, Dr. Peter Cousins, and other experts as we take a closer look at the decades-long Gallo Liberty Ranch trial (Cabernet Sauvignon & Chardonnay on various rootstocks) and a GRN rootstock trial (Malbec).  Guests will park and start the morning at Liberty Ranch on the corner of Acampo Rd & 21101 N Kennefick Rd, moving to another vineyard to view the GRN trial via a shuttle, and ending the event at the Gallo office for lunch.  The full agenda and event details are below.  We hope that you can join us!

Date:  Thursday, July 11th, 2019
Time:  7:30am – 1:00pm, lunch provided
Venue:  Parking/starting point is E & J Gallo Liberty Ranch, corner of Acampo Rd & 21101 N Kennefick Rd, Acampo, CA 95220 (a shuttle service will move attendees around during the morning so please arrive on time)
Cost:  FREE, all are welcome
RSVP (needed for shuttle & lunch headcount) by July 8th:  Please RSVP to Christina at the Lodi Winegrape Commission, 209.367.4727 or
A special thanks to sponsors Duarte, Wilbur-Ellis, and Wonderful Nurseries!

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