Australian Grape & Wine Events Calendar


Regional Smoke Taint Update

Date/Time
Date(s) - 23 May 2013
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location
Yarra Glen Memorial Hall

Organiser
Australian Wine Research Institute

RSVP dates
21/05/2013

Cost
free

Contact Details
Mark Krstic
Phone: 0437 325 438
Email: [email protected]

Event Region(s)
Yarra Valley

Category(ies)


Smoke Taint Update

 

Thursday 23rd May 2013

Yarra Glen Memorial Hall

45 Bell Street, Yarra Glen, VIC

 

 

‘Yarra Valley Winegrowers’ smoke taint update and interactive Q&A session’

 

 

9:00am

Welcome and introductions

9:10am

Overview of the Centre for Expertise in Smoke Taint Research (CESTR) – aims, objectives and key outcomes to date – Dr Mark Downey, DEPI (Centre Director), Mildura

9:40am

Developing tools to better monitor smoke around vineyards – Ricky James, DEPI, Rutherglen

10:10am

Development of smoke taint risk management tools for use by vignerons and land managers to reduce the impact of controlled burns on grapes and wine – Glynn Ward, DAFWA, Perth

10:40am

Morning Tea (provided)

11:00am

Advances in  smoke taint detection and management – Dr Mark Krstic and Adrian Coulter, AWRI, Adelaide/Melbourne

11:40am

General Q&A session with industry

12:00am

Close

 

This session is free to attend

 

 

Please RSVP to Mark Krstic via email ([email protected])

by Tuesday 21st May 2013