Mimi Casteel is an Oregon-based winemaker with a background in forestry and an MS in Forest Science. She has been practicing regenerative techniques on her own project – Hope Well, and at her parents’ farm, Bethel Heights, for over 15 years, and is considered as a guru of the regenerative viticulture movement. She is an inspiring and influential speaker.
Vineyards are one of the fastest-growing agricultural sectors in the UK, with over 4,000 hectares now planted. Yet vines are extremely susceptible to fungal diseases, and it is very hard to grow them profitably with minimal inputs. In this session we aim to bring together some of the leading proponents of regenerative viticulture to explore […]