OWRI Vineyard Scouting Workshop
Join OWRI for a full-day, hands-on workshop focused on various
components of disease, insect pest, and vine nutrition monitoring.
Five modules are designed to give you practical information to help
hone your vineyard scouting skills and increase your knowledge of
plant health and protection from economically important and
emerging pests. The modules will include new and regionally
important information based on research findings from OWRI
Scientists. For more detail, click
Registration Cost- $60 (Includes lunch and
workshop materials). To register, click
HERE and you will be taken to a webform.
Presenters: Walt Mahaffee-Research Plant Pathologist, USDA-ARS;
Jay Pscheidt-OSU Extension Plant Pathology Specialist; Paul
Schreiner-Plant Physiologist, USDA-ARS; Nik Wiman- Entomologist,
OSU; Inga Zasada-Nematologist, USDA-ARS; Dana Sanchez-OSU Extension
Wildlife Specialist; Kort Clayton-Airstrike Bird Control.
Registration is required in advance to ensure that adequate
materials are available. Space is limited to allow greater
interaction with presenters in this hands-on workshop.
A boxed lunch, handouts, printed publications, and scouting
tools (magnifying loupe and mini-microscope) will be provided as
part of registration fees. Registration deadline is 12
(noon), May 14, or when the space is full. Registration will be
capped at 60 participants. No late or on-site registration will be
Additional Information for participants:
* The program will be held completely outdoors and will require
that participants are dressed appropriately for the weather. The
show will go on, rain or shine!
* This event qualifies participants for OR and/or WA pesticide
* Workshop participants should not bring any
diseased/compromised plant materials, insects or pests for ID by
presenters as this is being held in a commercial vineyard and we
want to ensure no spread of pests.
This program is brought to you by OSU Viticulture Extension, the
USDA-ARS and the Oregon Wine Research Institute.
25944 Green Peak Road
Monroe, OR 97456
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM