Australian Grape & Wine Events Calendar


Phylloxera Update

Date/Time
Date(s) - 13 Oct 2015
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location
T'Gallant Winemakers

Organiser
MPVA

RSVP dates
09/10/2015

Cost
free

Contact Details
Cheryl Lee
Phone: 5989 2377
Email: [email protected]

Event Region(s)
Mornington Peninsula

Category(ies)


Tuesday 13 October 2015

Venue: T’Gallant Winemakers, 1385 Mornington Flinders Road, Main Ridge

9:30am Registration with coffee/tea

10:00am Welcome and introductions – Tyson Lewis

10:10am Phylloxera – lifecycle, monitoring and management options – Dr Kevin Powell (DEDJTR, Rutherglen)

11:00am Phylloxera biosecurity management within the Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources (DEDJTR) – Greg King (DEDJTR, Bundoora)

11:40am Discussion with MPVA re regulations for fruit movement between PRZ’s and PEZ’s etc

12:00 The experiences and insights into managing phylloxera and its spread in the Yarra Valley – Robert Sutherland (DeBortoli, Yarra Yalley)

12:40pm General discussion

1:00pm Session concludes