Making News

block The Block Lab: Increasing Vineyard Water Use Efficiency through Cost-Effective Single-Vine-Resolution Irrigation
In order to increase the efficiency of water use in the vineyard and reduce labor, the Block Lab is working with several collaborators.

RAVE Recent Advances in Viticulture & Enology (RAVE) 2016
Recent Advances in Viticulture & Enology (RAVE) is our biannual update on the latest research conducted in the Department of Viticulture and Enology

anita V&E On the Road in Madera
The most recent On the Road event was in Madera county on November 16, 2017.

Montpetit Course Profile: VEN 128 with Professor Ben Montpetit
VEN 128 focuses on the nature, development, physiology, biochemistry, and control of yeasts and bacteria in the making, aging and spoilage of wine.

alicia Student Profile: Alicia Hoepfner
Alicia is a second year masters student who grew up in Las Vegas with a love for fine dining with family and the occasional glass of wine.

Upcoming V&E Extension Events
Check out what's happening in the upcoming months with V&E Extension.

Adams and matthews Matthews, Adams and Green retirements
In 2016, we had three retirements in the department: Doug Adams, Mark Matthews and Paul Green.

Nicole Student Advisor Nicole Rabaud wins prestigious award
Congratulations are in order for Nicole Rabaud, who won the Certificate of Merit for Excellence in Advising, New Advisor 2017 from the National Academic Advising Association (NACADA). Nicole is the supervising graduate advisor for the Departments of Viticulture & Enology and Food Science & Technology.

Sandra Oldfield Alumna named one of Canadas Most Powerful Women
Tinhorn Creek Vineyards' CEO Sandra Oldfield named one of Canadas Most Powerful Women