March 23, 2018 from 8A - 4P in Benson, AZ
If you are an Arizona grape grower and interested in research-based knowledge specific to grapes for Arizona wine, the University of Arizona Cooperative Extension invites you to the 2018 UA Viticulture Symposium. This educational program is set for Friday, March 23, 2018 at the Cochise College Benson Center located in Benson, Arizona. Check-in is at 8:00 A.M. and the program will begin at 9:00 A.M. Keynote speaker, Dr. Gill Giese, is a Viticulture Specialist at New Mexico State University. He will discuss “Cultivating Grapes in the Desert and Calendar of Events.” Other presentations include University of Arizona specialists in plant science, natural resources and environment and agriculture and resource economics. There will be a vendor marketplace to showcase agricultural services and products as well as booths with other important non-profit agricultural groups.
The cost is $60 for general admission. To register OR for more information and the complete agenda of speakers and topics at the Symposium, please go to: www.uagrapes.eventbrite.com