Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

The Use Of Drones in Vineyard Biocontrol

July 29 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm PDT

Speakers: Andreas Neuman (CEO, UAV-IQ), Caine Thompson (Managing director, Robert Hall Winery), Kirk Brown (Director of Grower Relations, O’Neill Vintners & Distillers)

Session 1: Biocontrol in the vineyard:

  • Which vineyard pests can be controlled by the augmentative release of natural enemies
  • What natural enemies are commercially available to wine growers
  • Experience from Robert Hall Winery: How to manage pests during the transition from conventional to organic cultivation and how this fits into their larger regenerative viticulture plan

Session 2: Release of natural enemies by drone

  • Current limitations of manual beneficial insect and mite releases
  • Opportunities and challenges of aerial biocontrol release
  • Demonstration of an aerial biocontrol application

Register here now


July 29
10:00 am - 12:00 pm PDT
Event Category:
Event Tags:


Robert Hall Winery


Robert Hall Winery
3443 Mill Rd
Paso Robles, CA United States
+ Google Map