Viticulture group to meet about raisins Nov. 18 in Fresno

The Viticulture Technical Group will host a meeting about raisins Nov. 18 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Fresno Farm Bureau, 1274 W. Hedges, Fresno.

Topics at the meeting will include 2009 weather and its impact on vine growth stages and vineyard decisions, an overview of the industry for 2009, growers’ perspectives on the season and bunch-rot problems in 2009.

Registration is $10 and includes lunch. The public is invited.

For more information or registration, call (559) 661-5539.