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Pest Management Sessions at Unified Wine & Grape Symposium

A number of researchers funded with Pierce's Disease and Glassy-winged Sharpshooter assessment dollars will present at the Unified Wine & Grape Symposium, being held February 4-6, 2020.

Sustainable New Technologies for Managing Vineyard Pests and Diseases

Feb. 6, 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. This session, presented in Spanish, explores approaches beyond the conventional use of pesticides. Examples of novel sustainable practices will be presented and discussed by vineyard specialists, including Monica Cooper, UCCE Napa County, and Gabriel Torres, UCCE, King & Tulare counties.  Innovations in Pest Management

Feb. 6, 2:30 - 3:45 p.m.

Earn continuing education credits while learning about major research and development breakthroughs from the industry's leading universities. Speakers: Marc Fuchs, Cornell University; Steven Lindow, UC Berkeley; and Michelle Moyer, Washington State University.

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