New Grape Growers Training

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New Grape Growers Training

December 12, 2018; 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Pleb Urban Winery
289 Lyman Street Asheville, NC 28801


8:30-9 a.m. Registration/Welcome

9:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Topic Sessions on Vineyard Business and Budget, Site Selection, Disease/Pest Management, and Q& A Opportunities

Food Trucks provided on site, for on your own purchases.

1-4:30 p.m. Topic Sessions on Trellis, Vineyard Management, Winery Fundamentals, Area Resources, and Q& A Opportunities

4:30 p.m. Adjourn

Pre-Registration NOT required, no fee

Panel Participants

Tremin Hatch, Virginia Tech Viticulture Extension Specialist; Eric Case, Vineyard Manager at Burntshirt Vineyards (Hendersonville NC); Cain Hickey, UGA Small Fruits Extension Specialist; Chris Denesha, Pleb Urban Winery (Asheville NC)

For more information or questions, please contact Mark Hoffmann at


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