Vineyard Management: Grape Diseases

Vineyard Management: Grape Diseases
Event on 2013-02-16 09:00:00

The CSUSM Vineyard Management series connects San Diego commercial and hobby vintners with academic lecturers who offer studied insight into the issues involved in running a vineyard. 

The Grape Diseases seminar on February 16 will give guests the tools to prepare for and deal with grape diseases such as powdery mildew, bunch rot, and Pierce's Disease. Guest presenters are Dr. Doug Gubler and Dr. Nick Toscano.

Dr. Doug Gubler is a professor of Plant Pathology at UC Davis who specializes in trees, vines, and small fruits. His research interests include biology, epidemiology and control of foliar pathogens of fruit crops with emphasis on grapevine and strawberry diseases.

Dr. Nick Toscano is a professor emeritus of Entomology at UC Riverside. His specialties include integrated pest management involving insects, mites and other invertebrates.

Topics covered:

  • Powdery Mildew
  • Canker Diseases
  • Bot Canker
  • Eutypa Dieback
  • Esca Botrytis Bunch Rot
  • Pierce's Disease
  • Integrated Pest Management

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