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NH Winery Association Winter Workshop

Wed, 02/12/2020
8:00am - 3:30pm
Flag Hill Winery
297 North River Road
Lee, NH 08861


Vineyard managers, winemakers, and agricultural professionals, join us for the NHWA Winter Workshop!

This workshop will focus on viticulture and practices to successfully grow cold-hardy grapes in the morning, and oenology with a specific focus on cold-hardy grapes in the afternoon. Discussion will be encouraged!

8:00 a.m. Registration & Breakfast
8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Program

Contact Flag Hill Winery at 603-659-2949 or If you email, please make sure that you receive a confirmation email.
Registration deadline is Febuary 8.

Morning Program:

An at times irreverent look back at the early years of the NH wine grape industry
- Bill Lord, UNH

A short introduction to Silicon Valley Bank’s Wine Research
- John Ferreira Whiteface Hollow Vineyard

UNH grape research: Metabolic profiles of NH-grown grapes: focus on health-related phytochemicals, and Using sound to disrupt insect mating
- Dan Howard, Marta Lima and Becky Sideman

Varieties for cold climates:What’s new?
- Andy Farmer, Northeast Vine Supply

Afternoon Program:

- Tom Payette, Winemaking Consultant, VA

Stump the Chumps: Problems from theVineyard

Managing Acids/pH
 - Tom Payette, Winemaking Consultant, VA

Roundtable discussion

Pesticide Credits: 3