Viticulture and Small Fruits
2019 Southern San Joaquin Grape Symposium
We are pleased to announce that the 2019 Southern San Joaquin Valley Grape Symposium will occur on Tuesday, January 29, 2019, from 8 am to 1:30 pm. The symposium will be held at Hodels Country Dining, located at 5917 Knudsen Dr, Bakersfield, CA 93308.
If you have any questions, please contact Ashraf El Kereamy at 661-868-6226 or at email@example.com.
University of California Cooperative Extension
1031 South Mount Vernon Avenue, Bakersfield, CA 93307
Ashraf El-Kereamy, Ph.D. Viticulture Advisor
firstname.lastname@example.org (661) 868-6226
Minerva Gonzalez, Viticulture Laboratory Assistant
email@example.com (661) 868-6236
UCCE Kern County Viticulture and Small Fruits
The Viticulture Farm Advisor provides a broad based, off-campus education and research program in the fields of viticulture (with an emphasis on table and wine grapes), small fruits production, post-harvest handling, pest/pathogen management, agricultural associations, governmental agencies and homeowners in Kern County. Major duties include providing information to grape growers on the latest and most efficient means of production viticulture through a variety of methods such as newsletters, media, consultations and commodity meetings. Current research includes monitoring and control of Pierce's disease in Kern County, use of rootstocks for table grape production, cultural practices for table grape production and efficacy of pre-harvest fungicides for post-harvest life of table grapes.