Current Funded Projects

Funding Summary for the American Vineyard Foundation Fiscal Year 2018-19

Project #Project TitleAuthorInstitutionAmount Funded
2153Esca ManagementKendra BaumgartnerUSDA-ARS$31,500
2252Yeast Metabolic ModelDavid BlockUC Davis$63.800
2209Predicting Phenolic ExtractionDavid BlockUC Davis$55,300
1685UC Davis Viticulture & Enology “On the Road”Karen BlockUC Davis$35,800
2158Grapevine Virus Integrated Outreach ProgramStephanie BoltonLodi-Woodbridge Winegrape Commission$21,800
1798Next Generation Trunk Disease DiagnosticsDario CantuUC Davis$61,000
2008Data Sharing for Regional Grower GroupsMonica CooperUCCE$42,300
1668Grapevine Rootstock SelectionsMatthew FidelibusUC Davis$35,600
2097Red Blotch Disease & Deficit IrrigationAchala KCOSU$73,500
2050Rootstock BiologyKann KurturalUC Davis$100,000
2185Source-Sink RelationshipsKann KurturalUC Davis$77,600
2066Assessing GPM Fungicide ResistanceWalter MahaffeeOSU$95,100
1847Evaluating Fine Root Response to DroughtAndrew McElroneUSDA-ARS$77,800
2246Winery Cleaning & SanitationAnita OberholsterUC Davis$27,100
2247Explore Different Winemaking Protocols to Mitigate Smoke TaintAnita OberholsterUC Davis$71,600
2225Red Blotch on FlavorMichael QianOSU$70,800
2081Bud Fruitfulness ProjectPatricia SkinkisOSU$51,700
1945Statewide Crop Load ProjectPatricia SkinkisOSU$47,000
1977Fruitiness in WineElizabeth TomasinoOSU$60,800
443Rootstock BreedingM. Andrew WalkerUC Davis$100,000
2219Anthocyanins and Tannin ExtractionAndrew WaterhouseUC Davis$55,700
2138Grape Powdery Mildew ReductionMary WildermuthUC Berkeley$61,900
2161N Fertilizer Recovery Efficiency of Wine GrapesLarry WiliamsUC Davis$39,100
2183Genome EditingGan-Yuan ZhongUSDA-ARS$30,600
Total:$1,387,400