The Viticulture Farm Advisor works with commercial growers, viticulturists, and pest control advisors to optimize winegrape production in Napa County.
Hobby vineyardists: refer to Growing Grapes (table, wine, raisins) in your backyard for information on planting, training, pruning and caring for grapes in the home garden.
Use the menu at left to access information on specific projects or programs.
The Viticulture Farm Advisor is collaborating with Napa County growers, UC and USDA scientists on applied research projects in the following areas:
European Grapevine Moth
Leafroll disease epidemiology
Killing vine roots prior to re-development