Finger Lakes Grape Program Enrollment

Program Areas

  • Pest Management
  • Vineyard Nutrition
  • Crop Management
  • Market Development
  • Farm Business

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  • Vineyard Consultations
  • Finger Lakes Vineyard Update
  • Semi-monthly Finger Lakes Vineyard Notes
  • Educational Meetings & Conferences
  • Discounted Conference Registration Fees

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Grape - Fall Content


Event Offers DEC Credits

Event Details


May 23, 2017


4:30 pm - 6:00 pm


Vine Country Farms
8907 Stone Road
Prattsburgh, NY 14874


FLGP Enrollee

$15.00 Non-FLGP Enrollee
(additional attendee $15.00 ea.)

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Finger Lakes Grape Program

Pre-Registration Deadline: May 20, 2017


Finger Lakes Spring Grape IPM Meeting

May 23, 2017

Finger Lakes Spring Grape IPM Meeting
This year's Finger Lakes Spring Grape IPM Meeting will be hosted by Roy & Gordon Taft at Vine Country Farms on Tuesday, May 23. The meeting will provide quick but thorough updates on important pest management issues including new materials, new sprayer technology and application techniques, important updates on regulations and research projects and more. You can see the agenda by clicking the link below.

Dinner and pesticide re-certification credits will be available. Be sure to bring your own chair if you want to sit during the meeting. There is no cost to those enrolled with the FLGP for 2017. The fee is $15 per person for those not enrolled with the Grape Program. Please register online by clicking the link in the upper right or by calling or emailing Brittany Griffin at (315) 536-5134 or 

If you are interested in sponsoring the IPM meeting, please visit our sponsorship page.

2017 Spring Grape IPM Meeting Agenda (PDF; 161KB)

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Upcoming Events

2018 Pesticide Training and Re-certification Series

Event Offers DEC Credits

February 5 - March 5, 2018
7:00 pm-9:00 pm (Exam 6:30 pm- 11:00 pm)
Canandaugia, NY

Anyone interested in obtaining a pesticide certification and meets the DEC (Department of Environmental Conservation) experience / education requirements OR current applicators seeking pesticide recertification credits should attend. 2.5 recertification core credits will be available for each class.
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Position Opening with Finger Lakes Grape Program

The FLGP is going to be hiring a new program assistant/technician in 2018. Gillian Trimber, our viticulture educator who has been with the Grape Program since September 2015, has decided to pursue some other opportunities, and will be leaving us at the end of December.

The new position will have a greater emphasis on assisting with field work than in the past, including setting up and maintaining field trials and demonstrations, data collection and data entry, and maintenance of the Teaching and Demonstration Vineyard. More information about the qualifications and duties of the position, along with information on how to apply, can be found at The position will be posted until December 17, or until the position is filled. Please pass this information along to anybody that you think might be interested in the position.

Gillian will be helping us to finish up some final projects - including hosting a pruning workshop on Friday, December 8 (see Upcoming Events for more details) - and helping us to prepare for the transition to the new position. Her enthusiasm for Extension and the industry, her upbeat attitude, and her hard work have made her a tremendous asset for the Finger Lakes Grape Program over the past 2 years. I will miss having her as part of our team.


2018 B.E.V. NY Conference and Trade Show

Wednesday, February 28 - Friday, March 2, 2018
RIT Inn & Conference Center
Henrietta, NY

Registration is now open for the 2018 Trade Show here:

Sponsorship Opportunities also available:

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