Prospective Grape Grower Workshop: A successful commercial vineyard requires significant planning, and critical decisions must be made before the first vine is planted. This day-long program answers the most important questions that prospective grape growers should ask before planting a vineyard. Topics include: vineyard site assessment and selection, grape varieties and rootstocks, risks, time requirements, and economics.
Field days and Tailgate meetings: Texas A&M AgriLife Extension regularly holds educational programs around the state in conjunction with industry members and industry organizations. These programs address topics that are relevant to the region and the time of the growing season. Common topics include pest management, nutrition, irrigation, grapevine training, and canopy management.
Advanced Viticulture Short Course: The Advanced Viticulture Short Course is a two-day program for experienced grape growers that seek advanced viticulture information.
Vineyard Irrigation Short Course Series: This course is essential for anyone that owns or manages a vineyard with an irrigation system.