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Master Course Outline
Establishing a Vinifera Vineyard

Course Number: EV 101
Credits: 4
Hours per Quarter: 50

Lecture Hours:30    Lab Hours:20


Description
Designed as an introduction to the processes of establishing a vineyard. Emphasis on site selection, vine varieties, soil preparation, planting methods, vineyard layout, and equipment requirements.

Intended Skills and Attitude Outcomes
A. Knowledge of the historical perspective of genus Vitis.
B. Ability to plan and equip a new vineyard.
C. Understanding of critical site selection elements: heat units, sails, slopes, micro- climates, and crop history.
D. Knowledge of irrigation methods and timing for grapes.
E. Ability to propagate grape vines.
F. Skilled in post-planting care: pest control and cover crops.


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor  
EV 101
Winter 2014
0317
Jeffrey Popick
EV 101
Winter 2012
0317
Jeffrey Popick
EV 101
Spring 2007
0334
Stan Clarke
EV 101
Fall 2004
2732
Stanley Clarke
EV 101
Fall 2003
2732
Stanley Clarke
EV 101
Fall 2002
2732
Stan Clarke

EV 101
Fall 2002
Stan Clarke

EV 101
Fall 2002
Stan Clarke



Two Year Projected Schedule

Year One* Year Two**
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini 
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini
X
 
X
 
 
X
 
X
 
 

*Year one is all odd years (2003-2004)
**Year two is all even years (2004-2005)