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UC Davis Viticulture and Enology On the Road in Mendocino County
Hopland Research and Extension Center
4070 University Road, Hopland, CA 95449
April 5, 2016, 8:15 am-1:30 pm
8:15-8:45 Check-in,light breakfast andcoffee
8:45-9:00 New Developments in Frost Protection and Weather Monitoring,
Glenn McGourty, UCCE Viticulture and Plant Science Advisor, Mendocino and Lake counties
9:00-9:35 Single-vine resolution irrigation,
David Block, Professor and Department Chair, Department of Viticulture and Enology and Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science,UC Davis
9:35-10:15 Impact of cap management on phenolic extraction during Cabernet Sauvignon fermentations, Anita Oberholster,UC Cooperative Extension Specialist, Enology, Department of Viticulture and Enology, UC Davis
10:25-11:05 Advancing our understanding of the impact of microbial activity on grape berry ripening and composition,
Dario Cantu, Associate Professor, Department of Viticulture and Enology,UC Davis
11:05 -11:45 Elucidating relationships between vineyard site and wine characteristics,
Ron Runnebaum, Assistant Professor, Department of Viticulture and Enology and Department of Chemical Engineering, UC Davis
11:45-12:25 Can we mitigate the water footprint of red wine grapes and affect berry composition with trellis systems?
Kaan Kurtural, UC Cooperative Extension Specialist,Viticulture, Department of Viticulture and Enology, UCDavis
12:25-1:30 Lunch and discussion