Re: organic grape production

A person who is very involved in Gallo organic grape production is Phil
Northcraft.  He is based in San Luis Obispo, California.  If you need his
contact information I can get it for you.

>Hi Laura,
>The May/June 1997 issue (#211) of Biodynamics magazine features an article -
>"Principles of Biodynamic Viticulture" by Alan York - and one entitled
>"Compost Practices for Control of Grape Powdery Mildew."
>Gallo Wineries grow grapes organically and many other California wineries
>are converting acres to organic grape production. Check with UC Davis Hort
>Dept for an extension specialist who may be knowledgeable about this.

    Carol A. Miles, Ph.D.
    Washington State University
    Extension Agricultural Systems
    360 NW North Street
    Chehalis, WA   98532
    PHONE 360-740-1295   FAX 360-740-2792
    URL  http://www.localaccess.com/wsulc/agsyst.htm