Lake Erie Regional Grape Program Enrollment

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  • Crop Management
  • Market Development
  • Farm Business

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  • Crop Update Weekly Electronic Newsletter
  • Educational Meetings & Conferences
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FALL   •   WINTER   •   SPRING   •   SUMMER          New Vineyard Timeline
Grape - Spring Content


Event Offers DEC Credits

Event Details


August 11, 2017




6592 West Main Rd
Portland, NY 14769


$20.00 LERGP Member
(additional attendee $20.00 ea.)

$100.00 Non Member


Lake Erie Regional Grape Program

Pre-Registration Deadline: August 11, 2017


LERGP 25 YEARS Summer Conference

August 11, 2017

LERGP 25 YEARS Summer Conference
2017 Lake Erie Regional Grape Program Summer Growers’ Conference

August 11, 2017
Cornell Lake Erie Research and Extension Laboratory
6592 West Main Road, Portland, NY 14769


7:30 AM Tradeshow set up begins

8:30 AM Registration and Tradeshow open

9:00 AM Welcome Tim Weigle

9:10 to 9:45 AM Using the Grape Berry Moth Model on NEWA
Tim Weigle, NYS IPM Program and Andy Muza, LERGP, Penn State

9:45 to 10:15 AM Managing Resistance and Late Season Fungicide Applications
Bryan Hed, LERGP, Penn State

10:15 to 10:45 AM Insect Update
Jody Timer, LERGP, Penn State

10:45 to 11:45 AM Update on Changes in the Worker Protection Standard Regulations
Michael Nierenberg, NYS Department of Environmental Conservation

11:45 to Noon Excellence in IPM Award Presentation ??" Jennifer Grant

Noon to 1:30 PM Lunch and Visit Tradeshow

1:30 to 2:00 PM Precision Vineyard Imaging
Dr. Stephen Nuske, Carnegie Melon University

2:00 to 2:30PM Variable Rate Shoot Thinning The Hows and Whys
Jackie Dresser and Rhiann Jakubowski, Lake Erie Regional Grape Program

2:30 to 3:00 PM “Efficient Vineyard” SCRI Project Update
Terry Bates, LERGP, CLEREL Director

3:00 to 3:30 PM Economics of Using Cover Crops
Kevin Martin, LERGP, Penn State

3:30 to 4:00 PM Efficient Vineyard Project
James Taylor, New Castle University

4:00 PM Adjourn
Come celebrate 25 years with LERGP at the Summer Grower Conference.
More Details to follow!

Grower Paper Registration Form (PDF; 355KB)

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Upcoming Events

Core Pesticide Training and Pesticide Applicator's License Exam

Event Offers DEC Credits

March 28, 2018
Portland, NY

WHEN: 9 AM to 12:15 PM
WHERE: CLEREL Meeting room
COST: $15
3.0 Pesticide recertification credits in the CORE category have been applied for. The CORE training session is also designed as a review prior to taking the Commercial or Private Pesticide Applicator exam but is not required prior to taking the exam. Preregistration for the training using the enclosed course registration form is required by March 26, 2018.
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LERGP Coffee Pot Meeting

Event Offers DEC Credits

May 2, 2018
North East, PA

Come join the LERGP team and fellow growers for pertinent discussion on what is happening in your vineyard right now.
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LERGP Coffee Pot Meeting

Event Offers DEC Credits

May 9, 2018
Burt, NY

Come join the LERGP team and fellow growers for pertinent discussion on what is happening in your vineyard right now.
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