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Connecting Grape Growing and Wine Making Systems to Promote “Wine Growing” in Illinois

August 12 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am

Viticulture Educational Opportunity Announcement:

Illinois State Viticulturist, Sarah Bowman, will be leading a series of workshops over the next year with the theme: Connecting grape growing and wine making systems to promote “winegrowing” in Illinois. The first educational workshop will be held on August 5th at Heimann Vineyards and will cover pre-harvest topics including: canopy management impact on fruit quality, berry sampling and sensory analysis, managing late season bunch rot and post-harvest disease control, and harvest logistics and grower/winemaker communication. A second pre-harvest workshop covering the same topics will also be offered August 12th at August Hill Winery/Illinois Sparkling Co. winery facility and vineyard. The strategic location of these workshops is intended to serve growers in all regions, so please mark your calendars and spread the word! For more information contact Sarah Bowman (815-954-3930) (viticulture@illinoiswine.com)

 

South and South Central Regional Pre-harvest Workshop

Date and time: Saturday, August 5th from 8:30 am to 11:30 am

Location: Heimann Vineyards, 4933 East Grant Road, Walnut Hill Illinois, 62893

Details: This is a FREE workshop open to IGGVA members and non-members

 

Central and Northern Regional Pre-harvest Workshop

Date and time: August 12th from 8:30 am to 11:30 am

Location: August Hill Winery/Illinois Sparkling Co., 21N 2551 Road, Peru, IL, 61354

(GPS: 41.299550, -89.163228) Winery phone: 815-224-8199 if you need help with directions.

This is the location of their winemaking facility and vineyard, not the tasting room location

 

Details: This is a FREE workshop open to IGGVA members and non-members

Details

Date:
August 12
Time:
8:30 am - 11:30 am

Organizer

Illinois Grape Growers and Vintners Association
Phone:
217.726.8518
Website:
https://illinoiswine.com

Venue

August Hill Vineyard
21N 2551 Road
Peru, IL 61354 United States
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