2014 Sustainable Ag Expo Virtual Presentations

Nutrient Sampling Strategies & Interpretation in Plants & Soils

Physiology of Nutrient Uptake by Vines and Impacts of Irrigation
Dr. Markus Keller, Professor/Chateau Ste. Michelle Distinguished Professor in Viticulture, Washington State University

 

Evaluation & Interpretation of Soil Physical and Chemical Properties for Vineyard Design and Vine Nutritional Management

Dr. Paul Anamosa, Soil Scientist and Viticulturist, Vineyard Soil Technologies
 

Strategies and Standards for Petiole, Leaf Blade and Soil Sampling in Producing Vineyards
Dr. Joan Davenport, Professor and Soil Scientist, Washington State University

 

System Factors Affecting Water & Chemical Application Efficiency

Using Soil, Plant, and Weather Data for Irrigation Management: Results from Two Paso Robles Area Vineyards
Fritz Westover, Technical Program Manager, Vineyard Team

Managing Soil and Irrigation for Sustainable Productivity Increases and Water Use Efficiency
Dr. Doug Beck, Vineyard Manager and Technical Advisor, Monterey Pacific, Inc. 

 

Efficient Irrigation Design and Maintenance for Uniform Water and Chemical Application
Dr. Ben Burgoa, Program Engineer, Resource Conservation District of Monterey

 

Understanding Root Zone Dynamics In Perennial Crops

Water Efficiency of Rootstocks: Soil and Pest Interactions
Dr. Kevin Fort, Researcher, Department of Viticulture and Enology, University of California - Davis
 

Grapevine Root Growth Dynamics and Effects of Drought
Dr. Markus Keller, Professor/Chateau Ste. Michelle Distinguished Professor in Viticulture, Washington State University
 

Effects of Management Practices on Grapevine Root Growth
Dr. David Smart, Professor and Plant Physiologist, University of California - Davis 

 

Diagnosing & Managing Soil-Borne Pests & Diseases

Diagnosis of Soil-Borne Diseases and Control Through Crop Rotation
Steven Koike, Plant Pathology Farm Advisor, University of California Cooperative Extension

 

Nematodes and their Role in Diseases
Dr. Peter Cousins, Research Scientist, E&J Gallo

 

Replant Diseases and Disorders of Grapes
Dr. Joan Davenport, Professor and Soil Scientist, Washington State University