Independent Grape Growers - Paso Robles Area
Gold Members

Growing Cycle: Preparing for Harvest: Grape Test Before You Harvest

August 21, 2019
1:00pm - 4:00pm

J Lohr - 6169 Airport Rd., PR


IGGPRA Member Business Spotlight - Dan Johnson, Architecture JA

  • The importance of architecture in a wine growing region.
  • How a grower can benefit architecture good architecture and adapt current needs with those of the future.
  • An architect’s interface with a contractor to streamline the development process and control costs.
  • Impacts of increasing regulation.

Laura Ramage, Agri. Comm.  Current Developments on Regulatory Compliance

  • Update on enforcement and compliance issues
  • Regulatory changes
  • Review of pesticide product labels

  • Review of various controlled products and their proper usage

Small scale wine making  -  Two award-winning home winemakers, Scott Mathews and Mike Ferree share their experiences



Tom Taylor and Joe Irick  -  USDA vine assistance program for Red Blotch

Randy Heinzen, Vineyard Professional Services

  • Field and laboratory identification
  • Probable causes, vectors and control
  • Management of an infection
  • Economic threshold for vine removal

FREE for members; $30 non-members. 

Members - login and register to receive free tickets


« Back to Events