Past Events

Soberanes Fire Relief Fundraiser

Aug 28, 2016 2:00pm to 6:00pm
Proceeds from the Soberanes Fire Relief Fundraiser will benefit those affected by the fire in Big Sur and Carmel Valley and help to support the efforts of local volunteer fire brigades who have gone above and beyond in supporting the community. more »

**CANCELLED** Winery Safety Awareness & Forklift Train-the-Trainer

Jul 26, 2016 - Jul 27, 2016 9:00am to 4:00pm
Vineyard Team is pleased to be partnering with AgSafe to provide two days of winery-focused safety training. Training includes winery safety awareness and forklift train-the-trainer. more »

2016 Member Appreciation BBQ & Scholarship Awards Ceremony

Jul 19, 2016 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Join us for our annual Member Appreciation BBQ and Scholarship Awards Ceremony Tuesday, July 19, 2016 at SIP Certified Opolo Vineyards. more »

Winery Water Conservation & Quality

Jun 23, 2016 9:00am to 12:00pm
The conservation of water at every stage of the wine production process is a cornerstone of sustainability practices at any winery. This tailgate meeting will show some of the water quality and conservation practices employed at the Niner Wine Estates production facility in Paso Robles. more »

Using Sustainable Practices to Navigate Risk

Jun 16, 2016 9:00am to 12:30pm
California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance, in partnership with the USDA Risk Management Agency, will be presenting their new Risk Guide and covering several sustainable winegrowing risk-related topics. more »

Vintage Nurseries "Growers First" Day

May 18, 2016 11:00am to 4:00pm
Vintage Nurseries is hosting a "Growers First" Day on Wednesday, May 18th in Wasco, CA from 11am to 4pm. Lunch, guest speakers, and a tour of the new facility upgrades will be provided. more »

Special Tailgate with Richard Smart

May 12, 2016 10:00am to 4:30pm
World-renown viticultural scientist Dr. Richard Smart will teach a protocol for overcoming trunk disease and share the latest news on canopy management. more »

Food & Water: Making Decisions Based on Tissue Analysis and Vine Water Use

Apr 27, 2016 9:00am to 12:00pm
Soil analysis tells us what nutrients are available and can tell how they are being depleted, but analyzing leaf and petriole tissue tells us what the vine actually needs. more »

Reducing Inputs: Irrigating with Winery Wastewater & Attracting Barn Owls for Rodent Control

Mar 22, 2016 9:00am to 12:00pm
Topics include use of winery wastewater for irrigation, treating winery wastewater, importance of bird protection, and benefits of barn owls and owl boxes in vineyards. more »

WiVi Central Coast

Mar 15, 2016 - Mar 16, 2016
***VINEYARD TEAM MEMBERS SAVE***
Presented by Wine Business Monthly, WiVi Central Coast offers valuable content, education, new products and technology for wine industry professionals. more »

Central Coast Pruning Competition

Feb 28, 2016 8:00am
The Central Coast Pruning Competition is for the vineyard workers and independent growers of the Central Coast. All local Labor Contractors, Vineyards and Wineries are invited to send three representatives to compete for their company. Contestants will be judged on skill, speed and clean cuts. more »

Getting Ready: Pest Scouting and Pre-Season Irrigation Maintenance

Feb 23, 2016 9:00am to 12:00pm
Pest scouting protocols and irrigations systems must be ready to go before they are needed. more »

2016 AgSafe Conference

Feb 23, 2016 - Feb 26, 2016
***VINEYARD TEAM MEMBERS SAVE***
The Annual AgSafe Conference is the premier safety, health and human resources event for the agricultural industry in California. more »

2016 Unified Wine & Grape Symposium

Jan 26, 2016 - Jan 28, 2016
The Unified Wine & Grape Symposium is held annually in Sacramento, California and is the largest event of its kind in the western hemisphere.*Visit Vineyard Team at Booth 614* more »

36th Annual EcoFarm Conference

Jan 20, 2016 - Jan 23, 2016
The Ecological Farming Association presents the 36th annual EcoFarm Conference, ‘Regenerating Our Lands and Water’, at the Asilomar Conference Grounds in Pacific Grove, California, January 20 - 23, 2016. more »

CPR & First Aid for Supervisors

Jan 19, 2016 8:00am to 5:00pm
Now is a great time to document your certification for your IIPP. This valuable training geared specifically towards supervisors will review current CPR and first aid procedures. Offered in both English and Spanish, attendees will receive adult CPR and first aid cards valid for two years. more »

SIP Certified Webinar

Jan 13, 2016 - Jan 14, 2016 9:00am to 9:30am
Advice on how to best achieve vineyard certification. more »

Winter Practices Tailgate

Jan 12, 2016 8:00am to 12:00pm
Vine balance and soil health are both complex topics. This educational event presents information about these difficult areas of vine management. more »

Sustainable Ag Expo

Nov 16, 2015 - Nov 17, 2015
The Sustainable Ag Expo provides a unique opportunity for farmers, ag professionals, and pest control advisors representing a variety of operations to learn about the latest in farming research, resource issues, and business trends related to sustainable agriculture. more »

SIP Water and Nitrogen Use Workshop

Nov 3, 2015 9:00am to 12:00pm
Dan Rodrigues from Vina Quest will provide a “how to” on completing SIP Certification Standard Chapter 11 (due December 15, 2015). The workshop will focus on how calculating vineyard water and nitrogen applied helps growers evaluate actual use, track inputs over time, and set efficiency goals. more »

Meeting: Grapevine Registration and Certification Program

Aug 19, 2015 2:00pm to 4:00pm
A meeting to discuss proposals for changes to the Grapevine Registration and Certification Program (California Code of Regulations, Title 3, Sections 3024-3024.8). more »

Forklift Certification

Jul 28, 2015 8:00am to 11:00am
This course includes an overview of Cal/OSHA and Federal regulations specific to forklift operation, an in-depth review of how to safely operate forklifts, and a hands-on evaluation. Certificate of completion to be provided. more »

Winery Safety Trainings: Forklift Train-the-Trainer, Ladder Safety, Confined Space, Lockout/Tag Out

Jul 22, 2015 - Jul 23, 2015 8:00am to 2:30pm
Vineyard Team and Pan American Insurance are hosting winery-focused safety trainings in Monterey and San Luis Obispo Counties on Forklift "Train-the-trainer", Ladder Safety, Confined Space, and Lockout/Tag Out. Greenfield meeting will be held in English; SLO meeting will be held concurrently in English and Spanish. more »

2015 Member Appreciation BBQ

Jul 15, 2015 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Join us for a fun-filled evening of food, drink, and music at Zenaida Cellars where we will also be celebrating our 2015 Vineyard Team Scholarship recipients. Help us congratulate them on their accomplishments! more »

SIP Winery Certification Self-Assessment Workshop

May 6, 2015 9:00am to 12:00pm
We are pleased to announce the pilot of the SIP Certified Sustainable Winery program! We are kicking off the launch with a self-assessment workshop to provide winery representatives the opportunity to learn about the pilot program and complete a self-assessment with the draft Standards. more »

Crop Estimation Techniques & Technologies for Improved Accuracy

Apr 27, 2015 9:00am to 12:00pm
Researchers from Cornell University will present results from Central Coast studies using spatial imaging data to improve crop estimation in the vineyards. A panel of viticulturists will discuss their practical experience and methods to estimate yields. more »

Understanding the New Groundwater Management State Law and What it Means for the Paso Robles Basin

Apr 27, 2015 0:30pm to 2:00pm
State law requires locals to implement sustainable groundwater management practices. Learn more about the new state law, and what it means to water users. more »

Sustainable Winegrowing Workshop for Vineyards & Wineries: Water & Energy Efficiency

Apr 1, 2015 9:00am to 2:00pm
This free workshop will cover energy efficiency opportunities, sustainable winery water management, online water and energy efficiency tools and resources, and sustainability communication and self-assessment. more »

Cover Crop Variety Evaluations & Owl Box Management Tailgate

Mar 26, 2015 9:00am to 12:00pm
Learn more about cover crop mgt for drought at local demonstration site. Plus learn Barn Owl Box Safety and take home a free owl box provided by PG&E. more »

WiVi Central Coast 2015

Mar 17, 2015 - Mar 18, 2015
The third annual WiVi Central Coast Wine Industry Conference & Tradeshow will be held March 17-18, 2015 at the Paso Robles Event Center in Paso Robles, Calif. The two-day event features two days of sessions and a one day tradeshow on Wednesday, March 18. more »

Wellntell's Groundwater Facts for Everyone

Mar 17, 2015 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Learn about Wellntel’s historic 2014 citizen-led groundwater study near Templeton, and how Wellntel’s novel and simple groundwater information system helps neighbors become groundwater stewards. more »

Safety Trainings: Tractor, ATV, Electric & Natural Gas, Heat Stress, Pesticide Applicator

Mar 10, 2015 - Mar 12, 2015 8:30am to 3:00pm
Safety training is an important part of any agricultural operation. Come for full day, morning or afternoon sessions covering tractor, ATV, Electric & Natural Gas, Heat Stress, and Pesticide Applicator safety. more »

Santa Barbara County's SPRAY SAFE Program

Mar 3, 2015
Demonstrate your commitment to safe farming by participating in the SPRAY SAFE program, developed by fellow growers and applicators to control drift, ensure worker safety, and protect public health. more »

SIP Applicant Training - Webinar

Feb 13, 2015 9:00am to 9:30am
Advice on how to best achieve SIP Certification, review program rules and guidance on how to use the online database. more »

Irrigation System Management & Maintenance Tailgates

Feb 10, 2015 - Feb 12, 2015 9:00am to 12:00pm
This tailgate series includes information on maintaining system filtration, improving injection of chemicals, fertilizers, and other amendments, and incorporation of automation technologies and monitors of system performance. more »

Unified Wine & Grape Symposium

Jan 28, 2015 - Jan 29, 2015 8:00am to 6:00am
Come to booth #321 at the Unified Wine & Grape Symposium to to find out about all of the Vineyard Team programs. more »

SIP Applicant Training - Webinar

Jan 21, 2015 9:00am to 9:30am
Advice on how to best achieve SIP Certification, review program rules and guidance on how to use the online database. more »

Federal Crop Insurance Program - Webinar

Jan 20, 2015 1:00pm to 2:00pm
The January 31 deadline for Crop Insurance is fast approaching. The Vineyard Team is partnering with Pan American Insurance Agency to help growers learn more about the Federal Crop Insurance Program. more »

Conservation Burning & Biochar Production Workshop

Jan 16, 2015 9:00am to 3:00pm
Featuring both hands-on field and classroom training, this workshop focuses on reducing emissions from agricultural burns through the practice of conservation burning, including the production of biochar in the process. more »

Dormant Pruning Tailgates

Jan 13, 2015 - Jan 15, 2015 9:00am to 12:00pm
This tailgate series focuses on practical approaches to improving vine performance after drought years, increasing uniformity of fruit ripening, and methods to collect and interpret data to track results. more »

Sustainable Ag Expo

Nov 17, 2014 - Nov 18, 2014 8:00am to 4:00pm
Program includes sessions on soil and plant nutrition, plant diseases, sprayer technologies, root-soil dynamics... more »

Irrigation & Nutrition Tailgate

Nov 5, 2014 2:00am to 4:00pm
Learn about tools and techniques for vineyard irrigation and lessons from the 2014 season, followed by a discussion on nutrient budgeting for vineyards. more »

Member Appreciation BBQ

Jul 29, 2014 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Annual Vineyard Team Member appreciation BBQ. more »

Forklift Training (English & Spanish) - Greenfield

Jul 15, 2014 9:00am to 4:00am
Harvest is the busiest time for vineyards and wineries and also the time when most accidents occur. Training for you and your staff can make a difference more »

Vine Stress Management for Irrigated & Dry Farmed Vineyards - Paso Robles

Jul 8, 2014 8:30am to 12:00pm
In this tailgate meeting we will explore the physiology of vine water stress, precision irrigation techniques and how to adjust management practices for dry farmed vineyards for low rainfall conditions. Tools and technologies for monitoring vine stress will be discussed by a panel of industry experts. more »

Integrating Livestock Into Farming Systems - Tablas Creek Vineyards

Jun 20, 2014 9:00am to 4:00pm
Whether you are an agricultural producer, a gardener, wildlife manager, local agency representative, or just interested in integrating livestock into your farm operation, this is a day for you. At the Open Gate: Tablas Creek Vineyard day you’ll… more »

Effective Vineyard Spraying & Drift Management Workshop - Lodi

Jun 19, 2014 8:30am to 3:30pm
Join the Vineyard Team the Lodi Winegrape Commission and Dr. Andrew Landers of Cornell University, Author of the book "Effective Vineyard Spraying" for a one day workshop combining a balance of indoor coursework and field demonstration. more »

Effective Vineyard Spraying & Drift Management Workshop - Soledad

Jun 17, 2014 8:30am to 3:30pm
Join the Vineyard Team and Dr. Andrew Landers of Cornell University, Author of the book "Effective Vineyard Spraying" for a one day workshop combining a balance of indoor coursework and field demonstration. more »

Effective Vineyard Spraying & Drift Management Workshop - Paso Robles

Jun 16, 2014 8:30am to 3:30pm
Join the Vineyard Team and Dr. Andrew Landers of Cornell University, Author of the book "Effective Vineyard Spraying" for a one day workshop combining a balance of indoor coursework and field demonstration. more »

Carbon Footprinting Workshops

Jun 3, 2014 - Jun 5, 2014
Learn how to track the carbon footprint of your vineyard and winery at one of these three upcoming workshops more »

2014 Water Technology Conference by ICWT

May 8, 2014 8:00am to 4:30am
The International Center for Water Technology is holding the 2014 Water Technology Conference, featuring an impressive line-up of technical speakers, exhibitors, poster sessions and networking opportunities more »

Heat Stress Prevention and First Aid Training (Spanish)

May 7, 2014
Attendees will receive training in heat stress prevention, plus CPR and First Aid training. more »

Public Lecture - Precision Viticulture Technologies and the Use of Spatial Information in Australian Vineyards

Apr 25, 2014 3:00am to 4:00am
Dr. Tony Proffitt with Precision Viticulture Australia will provide a public lecture at Cal Poly University as part of the "Leaders in Viticulture Series" more »

Self-Assessment Workshop (Paso Robles)

Apr 16, 2014 9:00am to 11:00am
The California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance is holding a workshop on assessing the sustainability of your vineyard or winery. more »

Self-Assessment Workshop (Santa Ynez)

Apr 15, 2014 9:00am to 11:00am
The California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance is holding a workshop on assessing the sustainability of your vineyard or winery. more »

Earth Day Food & Wine Weekend

Apr 11, 2014 - Apr 13, 2014
Cultivate your roots and join us for the 8th Annual Earth Day Food & Wine Weekend, April 11-13, 2014. more »

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Cal Poly Compost Training

Mar 24, 2014 - Mar 28, 2014
Cal Poly’s Center for Sustainability in the College of Agriculture, Food & Environmental Sciences will hold a five-day professional training program on composting March 24-28 at the Cal Poly Compost Unit. more »

WiVi: Offering Wine & Viticulture Education, Equipment and Technology

Mar 19, 2014 - Mar 20, 2014
Mark your calendars for March 19-20 in Paso Robles. Vineyard Team members who register online by March 1st get the following discounts when using the promo code VT: more »

Soil Moisture Monitoring for Irrigation Management

Mar 12, 2014 8:00am to 12:00pm
Attendees will hear firsthand from industry experts about how water moves in soil and how soil moisture sensors are used to monitor water. more »

Tractor & ATV Safety Training (Spanish)

Mar 5, 2014
This safety training should be attended by anyone who operates a tractor or ATV on the job. more »

Pesticide Applicator Training (Spanish & English)

Mar 4, 2014 8:00am to 1:30pm
Pesticide Applicator safety training should be attended by anyone whose job involves mixing, loading or the application of pesticides. more »

UCCE Viticulture Seminar - Grapevine Canker Pathogens, Red Blotch & Drought Concerns

Feb 28, 2014 9:00am to 2:00pm
The UC Cooperative Extension will hold a meeting on Grapevine Canker Diseases, Red Blotch Disease, and Irrigation and Frost Management under Drought Conditions. more »

Measuring & Managing Pump Station Efficiency

Feb 26, 2014 8:30am to 12:00pm
Measurements and calculations for testing pump efficiency and variable speed drives will be demonstrated, along with the criteria to help judge when best to retrofit or repair a pump. more »

Compost Production & Owl Box Safety

Feb 18, 2014 9:00am to 12:00pm
This two part tailgate will highlight compost selection, production and application in the vineyard, as well as owl box placement. more »

34th Annual EcoFarm Conference

Jan 22, 2014 - Jan 25, 2014
Registration for the 34th Annual EcoFarm Conference, taking place January 22 - 25 is still available! Act now and reserve day attendance and meals at the Asilomar State Park Conference Grounds in beautiful Pacific Grove, California. more »

Pruning for Prevention and Management of Grapevine Canker Diseases

Jan 15, 2014 9:00am to 12:00pm
San Luis Obispo County: Kendra Baumgartner, USDA-ARS Plant Pathologist will demonstrate how to prevent vines from becoming infected and pruning to deal with canker diseases. Tools and technologies to prevent canker diseases will be demonstrated in the field. more »

Pruning for Prevention and Management of Grapevine Canker Diseases

Jan 14, 2014 9:00am to 12:00pm
Monterey County: Kendra Baumgartner, USDA-ARS Plant Pathologist will demonstrate how to prevent vines from becoming infected and pruning to deal with canker diseases. Tools and technologies to prevent canker diseases will be demonstrated in the field. more »

GIS, GPS, Smart Phone & Resource Mapping

Dec 3, 2013 9:00am to 12:00pm
Are you using modern technologies to maximize efficiency on your farm or ranch? more »

Sustainable Ag Expo

Nov 18, 2013 - Nov 19, 2013
The 9th Annual Sustainable Ag Expo provides a unique opportunity for farmers, ag professionals, and pest control advisors representing a variety of operations to learn about the latest in farming research, resource issues, and business trends related to sustainable agriculture. more »

'Red Blotch: Challenges and opportunities' - UC Davis Seminar

Nov 14, 2013 10:00am to 11:00am
Dr. Marc Fuchs is a Plant Virologist at Cornell University. He will be giving a seminar titled Red Blotch: Challenges and Opportunities more »

Water & Labor Laws for Grape Growers & Wineries

Nov 12, 2013 9:00am to 11:00am
The Independent Grape Growers of the Paso Robles Area (IGGPRA) is holding a meeting on Water & Labor Laws for Grape Growers & Wineries more »

UC Davis Viticulture and Enology Seminar - Water measurement and management

Nov 8, 2013 8:30am to 1:00pm
The UC Davis Department of Viticulture and Enology and the UC Cooperative Extension will be holding a seminar in Paso Robles on vineyard water measurement and management, with a focus on the application of recent research. more »

Recorded Webinar - Cost Share Programs through NRCS

Sep 5, 2013 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Did you know that technical and financial assistance programs are available to grape growers who implement sound conservation practices on their farms? more »

Recorded Webinar - Best Practices for Soil Moisture Field Measurements

Aug 7, 2013 11:00am to 12:00pm
It's easy to disregard some of the fundamental planning required for accurate and useful soil moisture sensor measurements. This webinar will walk you through the steps of getting the best soil moisture data possible. more »

Confined Space Training

Aug 6, 2013 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Accidents and hazards have no room in your business, especially for those employees working in a confined space environment. more »

Forklift Training (English & Spanish)

Aug 6, 2013
Harvest is the busiest time for vineyards and wineries and also the time when most accidents occur. more »

Member BBQ

Jul 31, 2013 6:00pm to 8:00pm
It's that time of year to celebrate our members at the annual Member BBQ! more »

Dry Farming Workshop

Jul 26, 2013 9:00am to 11:30am
Learn about dry farming as it relates to wine quality and water stewardship. more »

California and Federal Labor and Employment Laws for Farm Labor Contractors (Santa Maria)

Jun 26, 2013 7:30am to 5:00pm
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CPR & First Aid Training

Jun 18, 2013 9:00am to 12:00pm
Attendees will receive a Red Cross First Aid Manual and CPR and First Aid Certification. more »

Heat Stress Prevention (Spanish)

May 22, 2013 9:00am to 11:30am
Exposure to heat can cause illness and death. Cal OSHA is under strict orders to levy fines for heat stress violations, primarily in agriculture. Employees will receive signed documentation for all employees attending this training. more »

Understanding & Testing Agricultural Nutrients

May 17, 2013 9:00am to 3:00pm
Learn about advances in assessing nutrient levels in soils! more »

Increasing Profit, Production, and Performance for a Sustainable Ranch Operation (Paicines)

May 10, 2013 9:30am to 5:30pm
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Webinar: Remote Soil Moisture Monitoring

May 8, 2013 8:00am to 9:00am
The dry Spring has every vineyard owner and manager taking a look at their irrigation management this summer. This free one hour webinar overviews the essential elements of irrigation scheduling based on the continuous monitoring of soil moisture. more »

Paso Robles Ground Water Basin and Irrigation Management - Templeton

Apr 30, 2013 9:00am to 12:00pm
Join us for a comprehensive overview of the current status of the Paso Robles Groundwater Basin, in addition to receiving helpful tips for maximizing on farm irrigation efficiency. more »

Central Coast Winegrape Seminar

Mar 29, 2013 1:00am to 5:00am
Update on Grapevine Virus Diseases & National Clean Plant Network, Reducing Grapevine Leafroll and more. PCA and CCA credits have been requested. more »

Reduced Risk Mealybug Control (Los Alamos)

Mar 28, 2013 9:00am to 12:30pm
Join us for a field day highlighting reduced risk methods for controlling Vine Mealybug. Learn from Bart Haycraft (Jackson Family Wines) and Michael Krebsbach (Suterra) on integrated and biological controls of this pest and the benefits of making a reduced risk transition. more »

Webinar: Grapevine Red Blotch Disease

Mar 27, 2013 0:30pm to 2:00am
Join Cornell University virologist Marc Fuchs, University of California Cooperative Extension Farm Advisor Rhonda Smith, and University of CaliforniaDavis Foundation Plant Services director Deborah Golino for an informational session on red blotch disease. more »

Sustainable Ag Pest & Disease Identification Spanish (Soledad)

Mar 26, 2013 9:00am to 11:00am
This meeting will help Spanish speaking workers identify the pests and diseases, including their symptoms, commonly found in vineyards. There will also be an overview regarding the SIP Certification Program. more »

UCCE Vineyard Research Results

Mar 14, 2013 9:00am to 11:00am
The UC Cooperative Extension will be holding a vineyard seminar to present and discuss the results of ongoing local research projects of interest to the Central Coast grape industry. more »

Tractor and ATV Safety Training by Pan American Insurance Agency - Spanish (Greenfield)

Mar 7, 2013 9:00am to 4:00pm
Start the season with Tractor and ATV Safety Training by Pan American Insurance Agency. (Morning and afternoon Spanish sessions available.) more »

Tractor and ATV Safety Training by Pan American Insurance Agency - Spanish (San Luis Obispo)

Mar 6, 2013 9:00am to 4:00pm
Start the season with Tractor and ATV Safety Training by Pan American Insurance Agency. (Morning and afternoon Spanish sessions available.) more »

Conservation Strategies with PG&E: Wildlife and Energy (Paso Robles)

Feb 20, 2013 9:00am to 12:00pm
Get hands on assistance with your PG&E bill and go home with a FREE owl box! more »

Conservation Strategies with PG&E: Wildlife and Energy (Santa Maria)

Feb 19, 2013 9:00am to :00am
Get hands on assistance with your PG&E bill and go home with a FREE owl box! more »

California and Federal Labor and Employment Laws for Farm Labor Contractors (Paso Robles)

Feb 15, 2013 7:30am to 5:00pm
Approved by the Labor Commissioner as Satisfying the Eight Hour Continuing Education Requirement. more »

Unified Wine & Grape Symposium

Jan 29, 2013 - Jan 31, 2013 8:00am to 5:00am
Built with the joint input of growers, vintners and allied industry members, the Unified Wine & Grape Symposium is held annually in Sacramento, California and is the largest event of its kind in the western hemisphere. more »

EcoFarm Conference

Jan 23, 2013 - Jan 26, 2013
The 33rd Annual EcoFarm Conference, “Feed the World You Want to Live In,” will be held on January 23 - 26, 2013 at Asilomar Conference Grounds in Pacific Grove, CA. more »

PG&E: A Business Case for Sustainability

Jan 17, 2013 8:30am to 1:30pm
Do Sustainable Practices Make Business Sense? What are Sustainable Practices? And how do they help your bottom line? more »

Sustainable Agriculture Pest Management Conference

Dec 7, 2012 - Dec 8, 2012 8:00am to :15am
The purpose of the conference is to provide active industry professionals, such as pest control advisors, consultants and growers, with information on innovative strategies for controlling pests using sustainable agricultural practices. more »

Current Issues in Vineyard Health

Nov 28, 2012 9:00am to 4:00am
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Sustainable Ag Expo

Nov 12, 2012 - Nov 13, 2012 8:00am to 4:45pm
Join hundreds of progressive growers, researchers, and ag professionals for two days of workshops at the 8th Annual Sustainable Ag Expo. more »

The Stewardship of Water

Sep 21, 2012 8:00am to 2:00pm
Join the Paso Robles Groundwater Basin Blue Ribbon Steering Committee for the 4th Annual Outreach Legislative Tour highlighting the Stewardship of Water on the Central Coast more »

Dry Farming in the Central Coast AVA: Starting the Dialogue

Aug 22, 2012 9:00am to 12:00pm
Learn about vineyard dry farming techniques as a partial solution to water scarcity in the area. more »

Forklift Operator Certification Training

Aug 22, 2012
Get Forklift Operator Certified for free! more »

Developing Performance Metrics

Aug 3, 2012
New online tools provides better resource management more »

CCVT Member BBQ

Jul 18, 2012 5:30am to 7:30am
Join us as we celebrate you, our CCVT members! more »

Train the Trainer Pesticide Training

Jun 26, 2012 8:00am
Pesticide Safety for Fieldworkers and Pesticide Handlers Presented in Spanish more »

Ag Order Informational Meeting

May 16, 2012 10:00pm to 12:00pm
RWQCB will explain Ag Order Requirements more »

Water Use Efficiency Workshops

May 15, 2012 - May 29, 2012
Water use efficiency education more »

Ag Order Tier 1 Informational Meeting for Wine Grape Growers

May 11, 2012 8:00am to 12:30pm
Take home information on the new Irrigated Ag Order Tier 1 regulations and compliance. more »

Water Use Efficiency Self-Assessment Workshop

May 1, 2012 9:00am to 11:00am
Assess water usage through this specially designed self-assessment more »

Cover Crop Demo

Apr 26, 2012 9:00am to 10:30am
Hands on look at a variety of cover crops more »

EARTH DAY FOOD AND WINE FESTIVAL

Apr 20, 2012 - Apr 22, 2012
The 6th annual Earth Day Food & Wine Festival is a weekend celebration of all that's best here on the Central Coast.

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UC Davis Outreach Event

Apr 11, 2012 9:00am to 3:00am
Find out what's new in the UC Davis Dept. of Viticulture and Enology! more »

Energy Efficiency Q & A

Feb 28, 2012 3:00am to 5:00am
Regional Energy Services offers Energy Efficiency Q & A more »

Pesticide Safety Workshops

Feb 7, 2012 - Feb 21, 2012
Featuring meeting locations in Paso Robles, Salinas, and Santa Maria! more »

Sustainable Vineyard Self-Assessment Workshops

Jan 12, 2012 - Jan 19, 2012
Use the SIP Standards to self-assess your farming operation. more »

CCVT Board Meeting

Dec 7, 2011
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Sustainable Ag Expo

Nov 14, 2011 - Nov 15, 2011
Don't miss the 7th Annual Sustainable Ag Expo featuring keynote speaker Karen Ross, Secretary of CDFA. more »

California Wine Month Tour

Aug 26, 2011 8:30am to 2:00pm
We're pleased to welcome Karen Ross, Secretary of the California Department of Food and Agriculture as our featured guest. Join industry leaders and community decision makers for this lively tour and discussion addressing the environmental and economic components of sustainability. more »

Paso Robles Winery Water and Energy Workshop

Aug 3, 2011 8:00am to 2:00am
Free winery water and energy efficiency workshop more »

Annual CCVT Member BBQ

Jul 27, 2011 5:30am to 7:30am
Join us as we celebrate you! more »

Free Recycling for Pesticide Containers

Jul 11, 2011
Free, On-The-Spot Recycling of Plastic Pesticide Containers more »

OFAC - CAPCA Organic Seminar

Jun 30, 2011 7:30am to 4:15am
Growing Organically on the Central Coast - All day seminar more »

Field Demo: Soil Information System

May 25, 2011 10:00am to 1:00am
Join Dellavalle Labs and STI for a field demo on the patented Soil Information System. more »

Growing Agritourism

May 18, 2011 8:30am to 4:15am
The UC Small Farm Program brings you a workshop focused on agritourism professional development. more »

Field Day: Evaluating Vine Mealybug Practices

May 3, 2011 9:00am to 11:30am
Learn about alternative methods for Vine Mealybug control. more »

CCWGA's Educational Seminar

Apr 21, 2011 8:00am
Seminar will feature Ag Commissioner's reports and the Regional Water Quality Control Board report. more »

Earth Day Food and Wine Festival

Apr 15, 2011 - Apr 17, 2011
Rev up your taste buds for an exceptional celebration at the 5th Annual Earth Day Food & Wine Festival on April 16, 2011. more »

Pump Efficiency, Chemigation, and Backflow Prevention Workshops

Apr 6, 2011 - Apr 7, 2011
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Nutrient Budgeting Series

Mar 29, 2011 - Apr 5, 2011
Join CCVT for a two day series on Nutrient Budgeting and Management Plans. more »

29th Salmonid Restoration Federation Conference

Mar 23, 2011 - Mar 26, 2011
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UCCE Vineyard Seminar

Mar 15, 2011 8:00am to 11:00am
Join UCCE for a variety of key vineyard updates. more »

CCWGA's Viticulture 101

Mar 12, 2011 11:00am
Walk with CCWGA through Riverbench Vineyard & Winery and learn about current viticulture practices. more »

California Small Farm Conference

Mar 6, 2011 - Mar 8, 2011
A unique gathering of small farmers and farmers' market managers. more »

Pesticide Handler Trainings

Jan 11, 2011 - Jan 19, 2011
Join us for a series of Pesticide Handler Trainings in Salinas, Santa Maria, Los Alamos, and Paso Robles. more »

Monterey County Winery Water and Energy Workshop

Dec 14, 2010 8:00am to 1:30am
This comprehensive workshop covers water management and energy resources for Monterey County wineries. more »

Allan Hancock College In-Row Ripping Demonstration

Nov 19, 2010 10:00am to 1:00pm
Check out the California Agricultural Soilworks, LLC Vibrosoiler in action! more »

Sustainable Ag Expo

Nov 15, 2010 - Nov 16, 2010
Join us for the Sustainable Ag Expo this November in Monterey. more »

Great Wine Escape (with MCVGA)

Nov 12, 2010 - Nov 14, 2010
Enjoy cooking demonstrations, winemaker dinners, vineyard and winery tours and of course, great wine. more »

Central Coast Bioneers Conference

Oct 15, 2010 - Oct 17, 2010
Inspiring practical solutions for people and planet. more »

Sunset's Savor the Central Coast

Sep 30, 2010 - Oct 3, 2010
Sunset is celebrating the beauty of our home Central Coast with local winemakers, chefs, lavender growers and artisanal food producers. more »

Erosion Control Awareness Workshop (CCWGA)

Sep 7, 2010 4:00pm to 7:00pm
This meeting, put on by the Central Coast Wine Growers Association, will focus on erosion awareness and regulation, and will mirror the meeting held on August 31st at Wild Horse. more »

California Wine Month

Sep 1, 2010 - Sep 30, 2010
Celebrate the wine grown and made in California during the month of September, California Wine Month. more »

Erosion Awareness and Air Quality Grant Funding Availability Workshop

Aug 31, 2010 9:00am to 12:00pm
This free Tailgate will focus on Ag grading and erosion and will run from 9am-12pm. more »

California Wine Month Tour

Aug 27, 2010 8:30pm to 2:00pm
Join us for the annual San Luis Obispo County Wine Community Tour Friday, August 27, 2010 in Paso Robles. more »

Vineyard Microclimates: What's your ripening curve?

Aug 10, 2010 9:00am to 11:00am
Join us for this Tailgate on vineyard microclimates in Paso Robles, from 9am-11am at J. Lohr in Paso Robles. more »

Winemakers' Celebration (with MCVGA)

Aug 7, 2010
Join us at historic Custom House Plaza in Monterey. more »

A Toast to San Luis Obispo County’s Wine Industry Award Winners

Jul 30, 2010
Kris O'Connor will be honored as Wine Industry Person of the Year during the 2010 San Luis Obispo County Wine Industry Awards ceremony from 4pm - 6pm. more »

Paso Robles Winery & Vineyard Climate Protection and Energy Efficiency Workshop

Jul 15, 2010
Learn how to calculate and reduce your carbon footprint. Co-sponsored by California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance and PG&E. This is a free event. more »

Member BBQ

Jul 14, 2010
Enjoy great food, great company and live music. more »

Monterey County Winery & Vineyard Energy Efficiency Workshop

Jul 14, 2010
This free workshop will cover energy use and planning topics such as energy evaluation and planning strategies and best practices for energy management in wineries and vineyards. more »

Central Coast Wine Classic

Jul 8, 2010 - Jul 11, 2010
The Shell Beach Dolphin Bay Resort and Spa sets the scene for an incredibly luxurious event. more »

Field Day: Understanding Vine Mealybug Control

Jun 29, 2010
Join us in Los Alamos to learn more about IPM for mealybug control. more »

Oak Habitat Conservation

Jun 18, 2010
Join us for a field trip to Luft Vineyard to view and discuss oak trees, restoration plantings, weed control and native grasses. more »

Biodiversity & Conservation in the Vineyard

May 25, 2010
Biodiversity in the vineyard is a critical aspect for creating an environmental balance of vineyard pest and beneficial insects to reduce the need for pesticides. Attendees will learn first hand what biodiversity strategies can help them and availability of technical assistance to help them create a biologically balanced vineyard environment. more »

Cooking For Solutions

May 22, 2010 - May 23, 2010
Enjoy SIP Certified wines at the Gala Event at the Monterey Bay Aquarium, or join us at several activities through the weekend. more »

Paso Robles Wine Festival

May 21, 2010 - May 23, 2010
Celebrate SIP Certified wines during this exciting weekend in Paso Robles. more »

Irrigation and Water Conservation Workshop

May 18, 2010
Join us for this Irrigation and Water Conservation Workshop at Castoro Cellars. more »

Vineyard Spray Technology Field Day

May 11, 2010
California Polytechnic State University Horticulture and Crop Science Department and UC Cooperative Extension, San Luis Obispo County presents Vineyard Spray Technology Field Day, featuring experimental multi-fan sprayer, electrostatic sprayer and more. more »

California First/California Wine Month 2010 Workshop

May 10, 2010
This workshop, presented by the Wine Institute and California Association of Winegrape Growers, is designed to enhance regional winery and grower organization marketing skills. more »

Wine Auction & Gala (with MCVGA)

May 8, 2010
Enjoy this great opportunity to share an intimate dinner with winemakers and growers from Monterey County. more »

Vineyard Pest & Disease Seminar

Apr 22, 2010
Vineyard Pest & Disease Seminar. At Santa Maria Public Library, Shepard Hall. Refreshments beginning at 8:30am. more »

Northern California Road Show (with PRWCA)

Apr 19, 2010 - Apr 23, 2010
Northern California Road Show (with PRWCA). Sample SIP Certified wines at our participating winery booths and learn more about our program at various trade & consumer tastings in Sacramento & Palo Alto. more »

Earth Day Food & Wine Festival

Apr 16, 2010 - Apr 18, 2010
The Earth Day Food & Wine Festival is a weekend celebration of sustainably produced, award-winning food and wine grown on California’s scenic Central Coast. more »

Sexual Harassment Training in Spanish

Apr 8, 2010
Lourdes Gonzalez, Account Executive, Pan American Underwriters will give a review about how laws prhoibiting sexual harrassment work and what steps a company should take to keep the workplace free from harassment. more »

Safety Meeting With Presentation By OSHA

Mar 31, 2010
The Paso Robles Wine Country Alliance, in association with the Agricultural Safety Resource Alliance, would like to invite you to a Safety Meeting. more »

First Annual Central Coast VINE Symposium

Mar 23, 2010 - Mar 24, 2010
The goal of the First Annual Central Coast VINE Symposium is to help growers produce premium quality fruit and increase profitibility through education. more »

15th Annual Central Coast Insights

Mar 18, 2010
This year's 15th Annual Central Coast Insights will be on the theme "Priorities for the New Decade: The Importance of the Central Coast to the California Wine Industry." more »

Spanish Pesticide Handler Training Class

Mar 9, 2010
Spanish Pesticide Handler Training Class by Chris Browning. more »

San Diego Road Show (With PRWCA)

Feb 23, 2010 - Feb 25, 2010
Sample SIP Certified wines and learn more about our program at various trade & consumer tastings in San Diego. more »

Unified Wine & Grape Symposium

Jan 25, 2010 - Jan 27, 2010
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