Events

Learn more about sustainable vineyard practices at our tailgate meetings and workshops. Growers, experts, and extension offer various information and techniques to help growers adopt sustainable farming practices in their vineyards.

Earn continuing education hours for DPR and CCA licenses at many of the meetings. Or visit our Library for additional digital resources.

Upcoming Sustainable Farming Events

Tools and Equipment Demonstrations

Mar 20, 2019 9:00am to 12:00pm
Come and try out a range of cool tools and see new equipment. Multiple vendors will be there giving you the opportunity to compare. more »

Conservation Burning & Biochar Production Workshop - Santa Barbara County

Apr 3, 2019 9:00am to 1:00pm
The Vineyard Team is partnering with the Sonoma Biochar Initiative and the Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District to host a one-day workshop on the practice of conservation burning and biochar production, using a cleaner, open agricultural burn technique. more »

Conservation Burning & Biochar Production Workshop - San Luis Obispo County

Apr 4, 2019 9:00am to 1:00pm
The Vineyard Team is partnering with the Sonoma Biochar Initiative and the San Luis Obispo County Air Pollution Control District to host a one-day workshop on the practice of conservation burning and biochar production, using a cleaner, open agricultural burn technique. more »

Conservation Burning & Biochar Production Workshop - Monterey County

Apr 5, 2019 9:00am to 1:00pm
The Vineyard Team is partnering with the Sonoma Biochar Initiative and the Monterey Bay Air Resources District to host a one-day workshop on the practice of conservation burning and biochar production, using a cleaner, open agricultural burn technique. more »

Drip Irrigation System Start-Up

Apr 18, 2019 9:00am to 12:00pm
This meeting is a walkthrough of Best Management Practices for starting up a drip irrigation system in the spring. more »