Precision Management in Vineyards
Grapegrowing Breakout Session
Regardless of the market situation we face, successful growers
continually challenge conventional thinking, test new ideas and
invest in innovation. Considering our ever-changing
market, innovative growers are adopting precision
agriculture to deal with the reduced availability of labor
and increasing costs of inputs on top of drops in grape
Each of our panelists will share their stories of three technology moves that could be game changers. If you are contemplating an investment in a significant technological innovation for your vineyard operations, then you will want to hear from these professionals that are using technology to guide their organizations’ decision-making.
This Session is designed to address how innovative growers are adjusting to the reality of producing high quality fruit while reducing inputs through technology. Growers across regions, land, and price points will provide information on innovative growing techniques.
Matt Frank, Trinchero Family Estates, California
Bob Thomas, Mesa Vineyard Management, California
Nick Dokoozlian, E. & J. Gallo Winery, California
Lav R. Khot, Washington State University, Prosser