Ag Order

1/22 COMMENTS DUE - significant changes in the proposed water quality regulation framework will affect vineyards in terms of compliance and reporting.

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1/15 Soledad & 1/17 Santa Maria - Hours Extended - Lunch Included. These two tailgate meetings feature Dr. Andrew Landers, author of Effective Vineyard Spraying.

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FREE How To Webinars

1/22 & 1/23. Join one of the free 30 minute webinars to get advice on how to best achieve certification for your vineyard, winery, and wines, and more.

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Online CE

Earn CEUs online. These two online courses, "Grapevine Trunk Disease" and "Effective Vineyard Spraying," are each worth one hour of DPR Continuing Ed credit.

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New Water & Nitrogen Use Tool

These videos cover SIP Certified® Chapter 14, helping vineyards calculate total water and Nitrogen applied for the year.

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Effective Vineyard Spraying

Dr. Andrew Landers, Cornell University, covers how to spray pesticides efficiently to reduce environmental impacts, improve safety, and reduce costs.

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Vineyard Team

A Leader in Sustainable Agriculture Since 1994 

Promoting sustainable agriculture since 1994, the Vineyard Team is an organization dedicated to sustainable farming through research, education, and grower to grower networking. The Vineyard Team is a model for other sustainable agriculture initiatives, and has earned awards and recognition from governmental, environmental and agricultural groups.

In the vineyard, we strive to protect the resources valuable to our farms and our communities through sustainable winegrowing. We are the Vineyard Team, a network of 300 local farmers, educating and guiding towards sustainable vineyard practices for 20 years.

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Promoting Sustainable Winegrowing | Our Mission Statement

The Vineyard Team will identify and promote the most environmentally safe, viticulturally and economically sustainable farming methods, while maintaining or improving quality and flavor of wine grapes. The Team will be a model for wine grape growers and will promote the public trust of stewardship for natural resources.