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The Legacy of Dr. Andrew Walker

Dr. Andrew Walker, Louise Rossi Endowed Chair and professor in Viticulture and Enology, is without a doubt one of the most respected geneticists in the nation. He has made significant impacts in…

From  RMI Video on May 17th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Virtually on the Road in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties

UC Davis went virtually On the Road to Alameda and Contra Costa Counties on March 16, 2021. Speakers included Andrew Walker, Megan Bartlett, Mason Earles, Andrew McElrone, and Anita Oberholster. The…

From  Caroline Firman on March 16th, 2021 0 likes 8 plays 0  

WheatCAP Webinar Session Eight - Evaluating Pasta Quality For Durum

WheatCAP Webinar Series: Wheat Breeding from Plow-to-Plate invites guest speaker, Claudia Carter from the California Wheat Commission for our final webinar session to discuss "Evaluating Pasta…

From  Priscilla Glenn on December 10th, 2020 0 likes 18 plays 0  

WheatCAP Webinar Session Seven - Evaluating Bread Quality

The seventh session of the WheatCAP Webinar Series: Wheat Breeding from Plow-to-Plate invites guest speaker, Claudia Carter from the California Wheat Commission to discuss Evaluating Bread Quality…

From  Priscilla Glenn on December 4th, 2020 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Esther Mobley, Dan Petroski & Elisabeth Forrestel // Savor: California's Vanishing Chardonnay

On Nov 10, 2020, Esther Mobley, wine writer for the San Francisco Chronicle, Dan Petroski, winemaker for Larkmead Vineyards, and UC Davis Assistant Professor Elisabeth Forrestel discussed the future…

From  Jessica Nusbaum on November 12th, 2020 0 likes 41 plays 0  

Forum: The Future of Winegrowing: Mapping Grapevine Genomes

October 10, 2020: Dario Cantù, a plant biologist and professor in the UC Davis Department of Viticulture and Enology, and Marianna Fasoli, a Senior Manager in the Department of Winegrowing…

From  Elizabeth Luu on October 12th, 2020 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Office Hours with Dave and Anita, Episode 11: Pierce's Disease-Resistant Winegrape Varieties (August 25, 2020)

Professor Andrew Walker introduces the recently released Pierce's Disease Resistant Winegrape Varieties (work that was done in his lab over many years) and then he answers questions from…

From  Karen Block on August 26th, 2020 0 likes 35 plays 0  

Office Hours with Dave and Anita. Episode 3. Exploring the Genetics of Grapevines (5/12/20)

Episode 3. Prof. Dario Cantu and PhD student Jerry Lin join Dave and Anita to discuss the cutting edge of grapevine genetics. They are using a Riesling x Cabernet Sauvignon cross population at our…

From  David Block on May 17th, 2020 0 likes 38 plays 0  

Elisabeth Forrestal & Steve Matthiasson // Forum: A Winemaker's Perspective on Genetic Diversity, May 14, 2019

Elisabeth Forrestel, a National Science Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Viticulture and Enology, and Steve Matthiasson, the owner and winemaker at Matthiasson Wines, discussed the importance…

From  Evan White on May 15th, 2019 0 likes 119 plays 0  

J. Rutger

Name: J. Neil Rutger Interviewer: Calvin O Qualset Date Interviewed: 3/18/2013 Date Retired: 1970 Department: 1988 In this conversation , Emeritus Adjunct Professor and USDA Geneticst J. Rutger…

From  Emeriti on June 21st, 2017 0 likes 46 plays 0  

Calvin Qualset

Name: Calvin O Qualset Interviewer: Susan Dworkin Date Interviewed: 2/15/2012 Date Appointed: 1967 Date Retired: 1994 Department: Agronomy and Range Science In this conversation Emeiritus…

From  Emeriti on June 21st, 2017 0 likes 100 plays 0  

Carole Meredith

Name: Carole Meredith Interviewer: Deborah A. Golino Date Interviewed: 2/6/2007 Date Appointed: 1980 Date Retired: 2003 Department: Viticulture and Enolgy In this conversation, Emerita…

From  Emeriti on June 21st, 2017 0 likes 72 plays 0