Managing Botrytis in the winery – webinar and key resources

Recent wet weather across a number of grapegrowing regions has led to conditions that are favourable to the development ofBotrytisbunch rot.Botrytisoutbreaks have been reported across regions in Victoria and NSW and further wet weather is forecast in other states.

To assist winemakers dealing withBotrytis-affected fruit, the AWRI has organised a panel-stylewebinar onBotrytismanagement in the wineryforThursday 18 February at 11.30amcentral daylight time.

Panel members will include a mix of technical experts and industry practitioners, with short presentations followed by a Q&A session.

Register nowto attend this webinar. The recording will also be available on theAWRI’s YouTube channelfollowing the webinar.

Useful resources on managingBotrytis-affected fruit include:
AWRI webpage on managingBotrytis
AWRI fact sheet: ManagingBotrytis-infected fruit
Testing for laccase

For more information or assistance, please contact the AWRI helpdesk on 08 8313 6600 orhelpdesk@awri.com.au.