Australian Grape & Wine Events Calendar


Opportunities in a new climate Mt Barker workshop

Date/Time
Date(s) - 4 May 2016
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Location
Arts House, West Cape Howe Wines

Organiser
AWRI

Cost
Free to attend

Contact Details
Mardi Longbottom
Phone: 08 8313 6600
Email: [email protected]

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The AWRI team will present a half-day sustainability workshop in Mt Barker on Wednesday, 4 May 2016.  The workshop will include presentations on:

  • Why is climate important in winegrape production?
  • Where is all my energy going? Sources and sinks in the vineyard and winery
  • Entwine Australia – promoting a sustainable grape and wine community
  • How does the environmental performance of Mt Barker stack up?
  • Keeping cool in the winery
  • Fuel, fertiliser and electricity: the multi-pronged approach in the vineyard
  • Trading carbon – what is the future for the wine industry?
  • Harnessing the sun at the winery
  • Grazing sheep in vineyards – saving fuel and money

This is a free workshop. Breakfast and morning tea will be provided.

To attend this workshop, please register online.