LandSmart Vineyard Planning Workshop – June 28

Vineyard Planning Workshop

June 28, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

(Next workshop will take place in Nov 2017)

Workshop presentations (PDFs)

Napa Valley College Community Room for morning session, vineyard for afternoon session

  • $40 fee, pay by check or credit card
  • Lunch provided
  • Review vineyard plan template before workshop at LandSmart.org
  • RSVP to Frances at frances@naparcd.org or ph 707-252-4188 x3124; please indicate your preference for vegetarian vs. non-veg lunch

Workshop Schedule:

Morning session – In the classroom

  • Introduction to Vineyard Plan template
  • Explanation of LandSmart/Napa Green Land Certification process

Afternoon session – In the vineyard

  • Vineyard tour demonstrating how to assess and document waterways and unpaved roads for water quality concerns

Why Complete a LandSmart® Vineyard Plan?

  • Comply with applicable environmental regulations and future water quality regulations in the Napa River & Sonoma Creek watersheds
  • Document Beneficial Management Practices (BMPs) 
  • Help prioritize and schedule BMPs and take advantage of cost share opportunities
  • LandSmart Level II achieves Napa Green Land Certification
  • No-cost certification (under current grant funding – subject to change in 2017)

Sponsored and hosted by Napa Co RCD, USDA NRCS, and Napa Valley Vintners