NCWA Events


Wednesday, April 17th, 2019 - 10AM-3:30PM

$25 per person, includes lunch.

Vineyard Workshop - Pesticide Credits Available - Pre-Registration Required

Surry Community College-SBVE Bldg.-630 South Main Street, Dobson, NC


10:00AM - Introduction NCWA Board Past President Mark Friszolowski

10:05-11:00AM - Wayne Mitchem/NCSU- Herbicide options for grapes as well as rate and age to use. The timing of herbicides to develop a comprehensive vineyard weed management plan.

11:00-12:00PM -  Dr. Mark Hoffman & Dr. Sara Villani/NCSU- Important Foliar and Trunk Diseases;Identification and Management.

12:00-1:00PM - Lunch Break

1:00-2:00PM - Dr. Hannah Burrack/NCSU- Risk factors for Pierce's Disease in NC grapes, vector biology and identification, and management strategies.

2:00-3:00PM - Sprayer Calibration- Proper sprayer calibration techniques for air blast and herbicide spraying equipment.

3:00- Questions

Follow the link to Register -