An educational seminar on vineyard and winery issues will be held at 8 a.m. Thursday, April 21, at Laetitia Vineyard and Winery in Arroyo Grande.
Kelly Krug, deputy director of the National Agricultural Statistics Service of the USDA California field office, will discuss the Grape Crush Report for 2010, focusing on District 8, which includes San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara and Ventura counties.
Brenda Ouwerkerk, deputy San Luis Obispo County deputy agriculture commissioner, will discuss the right to farm.
Cathy Fisher, recently appointed Santa Barbara County agriculture commissioner, will discuss that county’s crop.
Kevin Lynn of Invensure Insurance will moderate the roundtable session on laws, contracts and insurance affecting vineyards and wineries.
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