Webinar 2 links and references:

Soil Jar Test:

Soil Test Calculator:

Bates & Wolf. Nutrient Management. Wine Grape Production Guide for Eastern North America

Havlin, Beaton, Tisdale & Nelson. Soil Fertility and Fertilizers: An Introduction to Nutrient Management 6th edition

Soil Health Assessment:

Soil Web KMZ file for Google Earth:

Veris Spatial pH sensing promotional video:

Soil Optix - direct comparison of different EC:

Webinar 3 links and references:

Shaulis, N., Maberg, H., and Crowe, D. (1966) Response of Concord grapes to light, exposure and Geneva Double Curtain training. Proceedings of the American Society of Horticultural Science. 89.268-280.

Smart, R.E., Robinson, M.D. (1991) Sunlight into Wine. (p.28 - rate your vineyard on canopy efficiency)

USGS 2018 Landsat Missions

Barsi, J., Lee, K., Kvaran, G., Markham, B., Pedelty, J. (2014) The Spectral Response of the Landsat-8 Operational Land Imager.  Remote Sensing 6(10).

Hall, A., Lamb, D.W., Holzapfel, B., Louis, J. (2002) Optical remote sensing applications in viticulture - a review.  Australian Journal of Grape and Wine Research. Blackwell Publishing.

Rouse Jr., J., Haas, R.H., Schell, J.A., Deering, D.W. 1974. Monitoring vegetation in the Great Plains with ERTS. NASA special Publication 351,309.

Roman, Anamaria and Ursu, tudor (2016) Multispectral satellite imagery and airborne laser scanning techniques for the detection of archaeological vegetation marks.

Abdou, Bannari and Morin, D, Bonn, F., Huete, Alfredo (1996) A review of vegetative indices. Remote Sensing Reviews. 13.95-120.

Matese, A., Toscano, P., DiGennaro, S.F., Genesio, L., Vaccari, F.P., Primicerio, J., Belli, C., Zaldei, A., Lianconi, R., Gioli, B., (2015) Intercomparison of UAV, aircraft and satellite remote sensing platforms for precision viticulture. Remote sensing 7(3).

Lamb, D.W., Trotter, M.G., Schneid, D.A. (2009) Ultra low-level (ULLA) sensing of crop canopy reflectance: A case study using a Crop Circle™ sensor. Computers and Electronics in Agriculture. 69(1)

Crop Circle™ pricing can be found at

Webinar 4 References:

1Domingues, F. and del Aguila, J.S., (2016). The cost of grape mechanical harvesting is more economical than the manual harvest?. In BIO Web of Conferences (Vol. 7, p. 01023). EDP Sciences.

Pregler, B. 2006. Product review: The new wave of harvesters. Wine Business Monthyl 13(11):24-31

Morris, J.R., Brady, P., 2011. Vineyard Mechanization: Development and Status in the United States and in Major Grape Producing Regions of the World. American Society for Horticulture Sciences.

Webinar 5 References:

LeNet-5, LeCun et al. 1998

Webinar 6 References:

Bates, T., Dresser, J., Eckstrom, R., Badr, G., Betts, T. and Taylor, J., (2018) Variable-rate mechanical crop adjustment for crop load balance in “Concord” vineyards. 2018 IoT Vert. Top. Summit Agric. - Tuscany, IOT Tuscany 2018 1–4.

Arno, J., Martinez-Casasnovas, J.A., Ribes-Dasi, M. and Rosell, J.R., (2011) Clustering of grape yield maps to delineate site-specific management zones. Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research. 9(3), 721–729.

Bramley, R. and Williams, S. 2001. A Protocol for the Construction of Yield Maps From Data Collected Using Commercially Available Grape Yield Monitors. Adelaide, 2001.

Haas, T.C., 1990. Kriging and automated variogram modeling within a moving window. Atmospheric Environment. 24(7), 1759–1769.

McBratney, A.B. and Pringle, M.J., 1999. Estimating average and proportional variograms of soil properties and their potential use in precision agriculture. Precision Agriculture, 1(2),125-152.

Oliver M. 2010. Geostatistical Applications for Precision Agriculture.

Taylor, J.A., McBratney, A.B. and Whelan, B.M., 2007. Establishing management classes for broadacre agricultural production. Agronomy Journal, 99(5),1366-1376.

Cambardella, C.A. and Karlen, D.L., 1999. Spatial analysis of soil fertility parameters. Precision Agriculture, 1(1), 5-14.

Ripley B.D. 1981. Spatial Statistics. John Wiley & Sons. New York City, NY, USA.

Whelan, B.M., McBratney, A.B. and Minasny, B., 2002. Vesper 1.5–spatial prediction software for precision agriculture. In Precision Agriculture, Proc. 6th Int. Conf. on Precision Agriculture, ASA/CSSA/SSSA, Madison, WI, USA.

Webinar 7 References:

White, G.B. Cost of establishment of V. vinifera in Finger Lakes 2010. Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.

Adapted from: Martinson, T. , Vanden Heuvel, J. , Prezsler, T. Training systems and labor: how to achieve economically sustainable vineyards with quality fruit. Presentation from Northern Grapes: USDA Specialty Crops Research Initiative Coordinated Agricultural Project (CAP) #2011-51181-30850

Taylor JA, Link K, Taft T, Jakubowski R, Joy P, Martin M, Hoffman JS, Jankowski J, Bates TR. 2017. A Protocol to Map Vine Size in Commercial Single High-Wire Trellis Vineyards Using “Off-the-Shelf” Proximal CanopySensing Systems. Catal Discov into Pract 1:35-47.