Friday March 3, 2017

7:30 AM              Registration & Trade Show

9:00 AM              WELCOME

                                          Hans Walter-Peterson, Chris Gerling, Anna Katharine Mansfield

9:10 AM              New Results from Research on Palissage

                                Justine Vanden Heuvel, School of Integrated Plant Sciences, Cornell University

9:30 AM              Clones: What We Know, What We Don't Know, and What We're Learning

                               Hans Walter-Peterson, Finger Lakes Grape Program

                               Grower Experience with Clones in the Finger Lakes

                               Tom Higgins, Heart and Hands Wine Company

10:45 AM           BREAK

11:15 AM            Vineyard Water Relations: Implications After the 2016 Drought

                              Alan Lakso, School of Integrated Plant Sciences

11:55 AM           What Constitutes a Good Lease Agreement Depends on What Side of the Trellis                                   You are On

                              Steve Walker, Scolaro, Fetter, Grizanti, McGough & King, P.C.

12:20 PM            LUNCH

 1:30 PM             Vineyard Enterprise Costs

                              Gregg McConnell, Farm Credit East

 2:10 PM             Vineyard Insect Management Update

                              Greg Loeb, Department of Entomology, Cornell University

 2:40 PM             BREAK

 3:00 PM             Crown Gall Research at Cornell

                              Tom Burr, School of Integrated Plant Sciences, Cornell University

 3:30 PM             Encouraging the Adoption of Modern Vineyard Spraying Techniques – a roaring                               success or an exercise in futility.

             Andrew Landers, Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future, Cornell University

 4:00 PM              Grape Pathology Research: Where Have We Come From and Where Do We Go                                  From Here                             

                                Wayne Wilcox, School of Integrated Plant Sciences, Cornell University

4:30 PM              END OF PROGRAM