Independent Grape Growers - Paso Robles Area
Gold Members

2019-20 Rain Projections and Models

November 20, 2019
1:00pm - 4:00pm

2019 harvest is over and looking forward to the 2020 growing season.  Join us for Seminar #8 of IGGPRA’s 2019 practical grape growing series and find out what mother nature has instore for winter rain.  Also, legendary J Lohr founder Jerry Lohr joins us to talk about the purple pipe project, SIGMA compliance, and best practices viticulture.  Finally, in our Associate Member Spotlight, Patrick Cavanaugh from CaliforniaAgToday will talk about deep root irrigation technology.  Don’t be left in the dark!  Join your friends at IGGPRA’s Seminar #8.



Associate Member Spotlight

Patrick Cavanaugh, CaliforniaAgToday (Deep Root Irrigation)


The Growing Cycle—2019-20 Rain Projections and Models

John Lindsey, PG&E Chief Meteorologist


Paso Robles AVA SIGMA Compliance Plans, Strategies and Opportunities

Jerry Lohr, J Lohr Winery

Seminars are FREE for IGGPRA members and $30 for non-members

Please pre-register online to reserve your spot.

Winter Rain Forecast & Groundwater Sustainability is part of IGGPRA’s Practical Grape Growing Series where growers, winemakers and wine industry professionals can find out how to deal with issues in the vineyard. The annual series offers timely, practical tips from experienced industry experts on issues faced in the vineyard and winery throughout the year.

Register here

Upcoming 2020 IGGPRA Seminars

Mark your calendars now for these upcoming seminars in IGGPRA’s practical grape growing series:


January 15, 2020                               1-4PM                        No CEU

IGGPRA presents a special seminar on vineyard economics in a depressed sales climate.  Didn’t sell your grapes in 2019?  Don’t have a contract going forward?  Broken lease?  Distressed vineyard?  What are your options at a very challenging moment in the local wine business?  Join us to hear the honest truth about the difficulties ahead, prospects for relief, and actions you can take now to position yourself for future success.

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