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Irrigation

Winegrape irrigation
UC Cooperative Extension Specialist Terry Prichard

The California Irrigation Management Information System (CIMIS) manages a network of over 120 automated weather stations in California. CIMIS was developed in 1982, to support California irrigators to manage their water resources efficiently. CIMIS operates two weather stations in Napa County: Oakville and Carneros.

A study evaluating the suitability of recycled water for use in vineyard irrigation in Napa County was completed in 2006. 

Water-limiting (Drought) conditions

Irrigation management of wine grapes with a limited water supply, University of California, Drought management resources

Managing water stress in grapevines in greater Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries, State Government of Victoria

Dealing with water shortages in wine grapes, Glynn Ward, Department of Agriculture & Food, Australia

Irrigation Archive, Grape & Wine Research & Development Corporation

Page Last Updated: June 18, 2014
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