Analysis of 2017 climatic conditions and their impact on vine performance.
This presentation will cover major climatic issues surrounding grape growing practices during the 2017 growing season, including: controlling vine vigor, mitigating powdery mildew, and managing summer heat spikes.
An analysis of ripening dynamics that will compare 2017 to the previous vintages and discuss the effect of harvest timing on wine sensorial profiles.
Byron Kosuge, the acclaimed Pinot Noir winegrower will give his thoughts on the impact of climate on the wines he farmed throughout the 2017 vintage. This presentation will give special focus to the Sonoma Coast and Carneros and what challenges these regions posed during the 2017 growing year.
Let's change the paradigm of how we understand the biochemistry of flavonoids: Dr. Arvik will discuss new approaches Whole Vine Products is using to apply to the wine industry.
A presentation on analysis on the impact of smoke and fires on berry chemistry and wine composition.