- Weed Management_Episode 10
Apr 20, 2017
Grant Cremers describes how he controls weeds through a combination of under-vine cultivation and herbicides at San Bernabe Vineyards.
- Detection of Fungicide Resistant Mildew_Episode 09
Apr 6, 2017
Dr. Timothy Miles discusses the prevalence of powdery mildew populations found to be resistant to FRAC group 11 fungicides.
- PMapp: A Mobile App for Assessing Powdery Mildew
Mar 6, 2017 | Craig Macmillan, PhD
This mobile app trains you to accurately estimate the severity of GPM damage with pictures and calculates incidence and severity on the go.
- Grower Thoughts on Fungicide Resistance_Episode 6
Feb 16, 2017
Growers share their practices and experiences battling Powdery Mildew in their vineyards.
- Inoculum Monitoring to Guide Mildew Management_Episode 5
Feb 2, 2017
Dr. Walt Mahaffee describes the latest advances for reducing fungicide applications.
- Steel in the Field
Jan 24, 2017 | Steel in the Field Tailgate
In conjunction with cover crops and a sound knowledge of weed species and biology, cultivators and other implements can reduce or eliminate the need for herbicides. This tailgate provides information about how various implements work, their strengths and weaknesses, and their role in sustainable weed management.
- Grapevine Trunk Diseases and Red Blotch Virus Management_Episode 4
Jan 19, 2017
A grower panel discussion on preventative and management practices.
- A Short History of Red Blotch Disease_Episode 3
Jan 3, 2017
Dr. Golino describes the history behind the discovery and study of the major grapevine virus diseases.
- The Goldilocks Principle & Powdery Mildew Management_Episode 2
Dec 1, 2016
Like Goldilocks, powdery mildew likes the weather conditions to be just right. Dr. Moyer explains these ideal conditions and two key ways to avoid disease.
- Pollinator Protection
Nov 16, 2016 | Louie Guerra
Consider pollinator protection while evaluating sites when making pesticide use recommendations.
- Economic Hurdles to Early Adoption of Grapevine Trunk Disease Preventative Practices
Nov 15, 2016 | Jonathan Kaplan
Dr.Jonathan Kaplan, Professor of Economics at CSU Sacramento, summarizes his research on when growers adopt practices to prevent grapevine trunk diseases.
- Managing Trunk Disease in Young & Mature Vineyards
Nov 15, 2016 | Kendra Baumgartner
Dr. Kendra Baumgartner, Research Plant Pathologist with the USDA Agricultural Research Service, provides an overview of grapevine trunk diseases and recommends several strategies for limiting their spread.
- Plant Nutrition and IPM
Nov 15, 2016 | Gregg Young
Certified Agronomist and Pest Control Advisor Gregg Young argues that the impacts of pests and diseases on plants can be addressed through better nutrient management.
- Putting the I Back in IPM
Nov 15, 2016 | Peter Goodell
Why integration is the key to facing future challenges
- Update on Grapevine Red Blotch Virus
Nov 15, 2016 | Alan Wei
Dr. Alan Wei, owner of Agri-Analysis in Davis, California, shares the latest information about the distribution of Grapevine Red Blotch associated Virus (GRBaV) in the vine, the effect of various levels of infection, and how the virus is spread.
- Apex Predators
Nov 14, 2016 | David Headrick
A Look at Apex Predator Roles in the Environment
- Detection of Fungicide Resistant Mildew
Nov 14, 2016 | Timothy Miles
Detection of Erysiphe necator fungicide resistant alleles in environmental samples
- Inoculum Monitoring for Mildew Mgmt
Nov 14, 2016 | Walter Mahaffee
New Tools for an Old Foe: Inoculum Monitoring to guide
- Loss of Methyl Bromide
Nov 14, 2016 | Kelly Ivors
The Loss of Methyl Bromide: One Industry’s Journey to Find Solutions
- Microsprinklers to Microorganisms
Nov 14, 2016 | Surendra Dara
Sustainable Strawberry and Vegetable Research Micro-sprinklers to Microorganisms
- Modelling Spore and Pest Dispersion
Nov 14, 2016 | Rob Stoll
Dr. Rob Stoll, Associate Professor of Mechanical engineering at the University of Utah, presents the computer models he and his collaborators have build to show how fungal spores spread in vineyards under different conditions.
- PG&Es Avian Protection Program
Nov 14, 2016 | Andi Henke
Andi Henke of PG&E outlines the company's Avian Protection Plan and how it both protects avian wildlife and prevents service outages to customers.
- Bunch Rot with Larry Bettiga_Episode 1
Nov 3, 2016
Larry Bettiga discusses the life cycle of bunch rot.
- Barn Owl Nesting Boxes
Sep 22, 2016 | Craig Macmillan, PhD
Barn owls play an important role in both the ecosystem and in Integrated Pest Management.
- Winter Practices Tailgate Synopsis
Jan 12, 2016 | Craig Macmillan
- Effective Vineyard Spraying
Dec 1, 2014 | Online Continuing Education
Techniques and technologies to reduce drift and improve spray coverage.