Spring 2024

Section 4114 of VIT1
Introduction to Viticulture, Winemaking, Wines of the World -- : Jan 16 - Feb 18 2024
Lectures for this section are prepared in advance (as videos or other materials) and students work on these materials on their own schedule. The class has no regularly scheduled Zoom meetings. The instructor may occasionally schedule optional Zoom meetings for the class, but attendance will not be required at those meetings. For any Zoom meetings that are scheduled, the instructor will record them for watching on their own schedule. More details will be provided in the syllabus distributed by the instructor.

Section 4115 of WINE1
Introduction to Viticulture, Winemaking, Wines of the World -- : Jan 16 - Feb 18 2024
Lectures for this section are prepared in advance (as videos or other materials) and students work on these materials on their own schedule. The class has no regularly scheduled Zoom meetings. The instructor may occasionally schedule optional Zoom meetings for the class, but attendance will not be required at those meetings. For any Zoom meetings that are scheduled, the instructor will record them for watching on their own schedule. More details will be provided in the syllabus distributed by the instructor.

Section 4431 of VIT70
Vineyard Pest and Disease Management -- : Jan 16 - May 17 2024
This section has no regularly scheduled Zoom meetings. More details will be provided in the syllabus distributed by the instructor.

Section 5890 of VIT113
Organic Viticulture -- : Jan 16 - Mar 10 2024

Section 5897 of VIT114
Sustainable Viticulture -- : Mar 25 - May 17 2024

Section 6199 of VIT52
Viticulture: Spring Practices -- : Jan 17 - May 17 2024

Section 6688 of VIT60
Vineyard Management -- : Jan 19 - May 17 2024

Fall 2023

Section 0686 of VIT70
Vineyard Pest and Disease Management -- : Aug 14 - Dec 08 2023
This section has no regularly scheduled Zoom meetings. The instructor may occasionally schedule optional Zoom meetings for the class, but attendance will not be required at those meetings. The instructor will record any meetings for watching at a later date/time. More details will be provided in the syllabus distributed by the instructor.

Section 2676 of VIT1
Introduction to Viticulture, Winemaking, Wines of the World -- : Aug 14 - Sep 17 2023
This section has no regularly scheduled Zoom meetings. The instructor may occasionally schedule optional Zoom meetings for the class, but attendance will not be required at those meetings. The instructor will record any meetings for watching at a later date/time. More details will be provided in the syllabus distributed by the instructor.

Section 2677 of WINE1
Introduction to Viticulture, Winemaking, Wines of the World -- : Aug 14 - Sep 17 2023
This section has no regularly scheduled Zoom meetings. The instructor may occasionally schedule optional Zoom meetings for the class, but attendance will not be required at those meetings. The instructor will record any meetings for watching at a later date/time. More details will be provided in the syllabus distributed by the instructor.

Section 2703 of VIT55
Basic Wine Grape Viticulture -- : Aug 17 - Dec 07 2023

Section 2901 of VIT1
Introduction to Viticulture, Winemaking, Wines of the World -- : Aug 14 - Sep 17 2023
This section has no regularly scheduled Zoom meetings. The instructor may occasionally schedule optional Zoom meetings for the class, but attendance will not be required at those meetings. The instructor will record any meetings for watching at a later date/time. More details will be provided in the syllabus distributed by the instructor.

Section 2902 of WINE1
Introduction to Viticulture, Winemaking, Wines of the World -- : Aug 14 - Sep 17 2023
This section has no regularly scheduled Zoom meetings. The instructor may occasionally schedule optional Zoom meetings for the class, but attendance will not be required at those meetings. The instructor will record any meetings for watching at a later date/time. More details will be provided in the syllabus distributed by the instructor.

Section 3524 of VIT51
Viticulture: Fall Practices -- : Aug 16 - Dec 08 2023
Lecture portion of class will take place online (2 hours/week). In-person labs will take place at Shone Farm on Wednesdays (3 hours/week).

Summer 2023

Section 8025 of VIT54
Viticulture: Summer Practices -- : Jun 28 - Aug 02 2023

Tuesday

  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PMOnline

Wednesday

  • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PMCenter for Agricultural EducationCAE110Shone Farm

Friday

  • 4:00 PM - 5:00 PMCenter for Agricultural EducationCAE110Shone Farm

Ph.D. Plant Biology University of California, Davis 1999

M.S. Horticulture University of California, Davis 1989

B.S. Plant Science (Viticulture Option) University of California, Davis 1983

Academic Experience

Instructor / Viticulture and Enology Program Coordinator
Allan Hancock College, Santa Barbara County, 1999-2006.

Professional Involvement and Community Service

Sonoma County Vineyard Technical Group, Board Member
Sonoma County Winegrape Commission
Sonoma County Farm Bureau
Russian River Valley Winegrowers Association
Missouri Grape Growers Association
American Society for Enology and Viticulture
Australian Society for Viticulture and Oenology
California Association of Pest Control Advisors

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