Sustainable Farming Educational Resources

The sustainable farming educational resource is a compilation of research articles, podcasts, presentations, videos and handouts. The search box allows for easy browsing and research. Or you can search by topic or resource type using the navigation on the left.

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Recent Resources

  • 48: Creek Restoration and Vineyards
    Nov 15, 2018
    Jean-Pierre Wolff, Owner & Vintner of Wolff Vineyards, talks about how restoring the creeks around his vineyard created steelhead trout habitat and prevented losing his land to erosion.
  • 47: Fungicide Resistance in the Vineyard
    Nov 1, 2018
    Walt Mahaffee, Ph.D., Research Plant Pathologist, USDA-Agricultural Research Service, Corvalis explains how and why Grape Powdery Mildew populations become resistant to certain fungicides.
  • 46: Viticultural Research in Australia
    Oct 18, 2018
    Dr. Michael McCarthy, Principal Scientist-Viticulture, South Australia Research and Development Institute, PIRSA, describes viticultural research in Australia.
  • Mechanical Pruning Pop Up Tailgate
    Oct 10, 2018 | 2017 "Pop-Up" Tailgate, San Miguel, California
    A demonstration of mechanical pruning including a discussion of pros and cons and costs. Filmed at a "pop-up" tailgate meeting in San Miguel, California, December 2017.
  • 45: Surface Water Quality Preservation
    Oct 4, 2018
    Sarah Lopez, Executive Director of Central Coast Water Quality Preservation, Inc., gets into the details of checking water quality to comply with regulations through cooperative monitoring.