Sustainable Winegrowing Field Day Copy

Published on August 9, 2019


On Friday, July 26 from 7:00 am – 2:00 pm SCW is hosting our annual Sustainability Winegrowing Field Day on at our new offices 3245 Guerneville Road in Santa Rosa. 

With the ever-increasing cost and shortage of qualified labor, the desire to economize vineyard operations via mechanization has become increasingly important. A main part of the agenda will be spent discussing the impacts of vineyard mechanization on labor, vineyard management efficiency, and grape quality.

Confirmed Speakers:

  • Dr. Luca Brillante, Department of Viticulture and Enology faculty, Bronco Viticulture Research Chair, Fresno State University
  • George Zhuang, Viticulture Farm Advisor, University of California Cooperative Extension, Fresno County
  • Grower Panel on Optimizing Vineyards for Mechanization
  • Michael Miiller, Director of Government Relations, California Association of Winegrape Growers

The Vendor Fair will feature more than 20 local, sustainable sponsors exhibiting tools, new technologies, resources, professional services with a focus on the latest innovations from the major mechanization equipment companies. 

In order to exhibit at this vendor fair you must be a current Sonoma County Winegrape Commission sponsor.  For more information, please contact Alisha Basich at 707-522-5867 or [email protected].

Deadline to register for event is July 12, 2019. Register here! https://sonomawinegrape.ticketleap.com/2019-annual-sustainable-winegrowing-field-day-tradeshow-registr/

For more information about the tradeshow, contact Alisha Basich at [email protected].

We hope to see you there!