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Mark Battany

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Water Management and Biometeorology Advisor
Cooperative Extension San Luis Obispo County
2156 Sierra Way
Suite C
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
(805) 781-5948
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Education

M.S. Hydrologic Sciences, UC Davis. 1997
B.S. Agronomy, Colorado State University. 1994

Awards

  • Outstanding Research Distinguished Service Award
    Presented by University of California Agriculture and Natural Resources,  2014

Specialty

Water management, soil management, soil salinity, frost protection, climate and weather evaluation, weather stations and sensors, water resources.

Areas of Expertise (click to see all ANR academics with this expertise)

Bibliography

Peer Reviewed

  • Alfredo Diaz-Lara, Vicki Klaassen (2018). Characterization of grapevine leafroll-associated virus 3 genetic variants and application towards RT-qPCR assay design. PLOS ONE. 13:12. 12/12/2018.
  • Battany, M.C. and G.N. Tindula (2018). Paso Robles vineyard irrigation study provides benchmark data to assist future area groundwater management. California Agriculture. 72:1. January - March.
  • Battany, M.C. (2017). . Portable towers provide insight on frost characteristics and predict benefits of wind machines. Proceedings of the 20th International Meeting of Viticulture GiESCO, Mendoza Argentina, Nov. 5 – Nov. 9, 2017. P. 815-818.
  • Battany, M.C. (2017). An evaluation of the temperature conditions inside vine grow tubes on cold nights. Proceedings of the 20th International Meeting of Viticulture GiESCO, Mendoza Argentina, Nov. 5 – Nov. 9, 2017. P. 563-566.
  • Battany, M.C. (2017). Evaluating regional reference evapotranspiration with atmometers and modeled values. Proceedings of the 20th International Meeting of Viticulture GiESCO, Mendoza Argentina, Nov. 5 – Nov. 9, 2017. P. 567-570.
  • Battany, M.C. (2015). An evaluation of sensors to estimate grape leaf temperature during frost risk period. Proceedings of the 19th International Meeting of Viticulture GiESCO, Pech Rouge – Montpellier, May 31 – June 5, 2015. P. 581-584.
  • Manuck, C.M.; Heller, N., et al. (2012). "Evaluating the potential of well profiling technology to limit irrigation water salinity in California vineyards." Applied Engineering in Agriculture 28(5): 657-664.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2012). "Vineyard frost protection with upward-blowing wind machines." Journal of Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 157: 39-48.
  • Urbez-Torres, Jose; Battany, Mark Carl, et al. (2010). "Botryosphaeriaceae Species Spore Trapping Studies in California Vineyards." Plant Disease 94(6): 717-724.
  • Cooper, Monica L.; Daane, Kent M., et al. (2008). "Liquid ant baits control Argentine ants sustainably in coastal vineyards." California Agriculture 62(4): 177-183.
  • Daane, Kent M.; Cooper, Monica L., et al. (2008). "Testing baits to control Argentine Ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) in vineyards." Journal of Economic Entomology 101(3): 699-709.
  • Battany, Mark Carl; Rowhani, A., et al. (2004). Syrah in California - Decline or Disorder? Practical Winery and Vineyard. May/June.
  • Gomez, Jose A.; Battany, Mark Carl, et al. (2003). "Evaluating the impact of soil management on soil loss in olive orchards." Soil Use and Management 19(2): 127-134.
  • Battany, Mark Carl; Grismer, Mark E. (2000). "Development of a portable field rainfall simulator for use in hillside vineyard runoff and erosion studies." Hydrologic Processes 14: 1119-1129.
  • Battany, Mark Carl; Grismer, Mark E. (2000). "Rainfall runoff and erosion in Napa Valley vineyards: effects of slope, cover and surface roughness." Hydrologic Processes 14: 1289-1304.

Non-Peer Reviewed

  • Battany, M.C. (2019). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report, Oct-Dec 2018; Water scarcity and frost protection.
  • Battany, M.C. (2019). Vineyard IPM Seminar - Feb. 21 in San Luis Obispo. Grape Notes Blog article, Jan. 16, 2019. https://ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/postdetail.cfm?postnum=29172
  • Al Rwahnih, M; Golino, G et al. (2018). Field survey and molecular characterization of Californian isolates of Grapevine Pinot gris virus. Proceedings of the 19th Conference of the International Council for the Study of Virus and Virus-like Diseases of the Grapevine. Santiago Chile, April 9-12, 2018.
  • Battany, M.C. (2018). Realignment of Farm Advisor assignments serving San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara Counties. Grape Notes Blog article, May 1, 2018. https://ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/postdetail.cfm?postnum=27079
  • Battany, M.C. (2018). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report, Jan-Mar 2018; Downy Mildew in grapes.
  • Battany, M.C. (2018). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report, Oct-Dec 2017; Results of strobilurin resistance testing shows widespread presence of mutant gene associated with resistance.
  • Battany, M.C. (2018). Special issue of the California Agriculture Journal: The Sustainable Groundwater Management Act. Grape Notes Blog article, Mar. 13, 2018. https://ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/postdetail.cfm?postnum=26601
  • Battany, M.C. (2017). 2016 update – Production and economic trends for SLO County vineyards. Grape Notes Blog article, May 4, 2017. http://ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/postdetail.cfm?postnum=24041
  • Battany, M.C. (2017). An evaluation of the temperature conditions inside vine grow tubes on cold nights. Poster presented at the 20th International Meeting of Viticulture GiESCO, Mendoza Argentina, Nov. 5 – Nov. 9, 2017.
  • Battany, M.C.: Smith; McGourty, G.T. (2017). Development of a real-time temperature inversion network for assessing North Coast vineyard frost conditions. In Technical Abstracts, ASEV 68th Annual Meeting, Bellevue, WA June 28-29, 2017.
  • Battany, M.C. (2017). Downy Mildew appearing in Central Coast vineyards. Grape Notes Blog article, May 11, 2017. http://ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/postdetail.cfm?postnum=24099
  • Battany, M.C. (2017). Evaluating regional reference evapotranspiration with atmometers and modeled values. Poster presented at the 20th International Meeting of Viticulture GiESCO, Mendoza Argentina, Nov. 5 – Nov. 9, 2017.
  • Battany, M.C. (2017). Portable towers provide insight on frost characteristics and predict benefits of wind machines. Poster presented at the 20th International Meeting of Viticulture GiESCO, Mendoza Argentina, Nov. 5 – Nov. 9, 2017.
  • Battany, M.C. (2017). Resistance to the QoI (Strobilurin) Fungicides in Grape Powdery Mildew on the Central Coast. Grape Notes Blog article, Nov. 12, 2017. http://ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/postdetail.cfm?postnum=25638
  • Battany, M.C. (2017). San Luis Obispo County Annual Report, 2016-17. Summary of past year’s work.
  • Battany, M.C. (2017). Santa Barbara Ag Advisory Committee Report, Vineyard Issues Update, 8/1/17.
  • Battany, M.C. (2017). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report, Apr-Jun 2017; Resurgence of Pierce’s Disease in area vineyards.
  • Battany, M.C. (2017). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report, Jan-Mar 2017. Testing of nematode-resistant grapevine rootstocks.
  • Battany, M.C. (2017). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report, Jul-Sep 2017; Powdery mildew and testing for resistance to strobilurins.
  • Battany, M.C. (2017). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report, Oct-Dec 2016. Resurgence of Pierce’s Disease in vineyards.
  • Battany, M.C. (2017). The Orange Slime is appearing again on pruning wounds. Grape Notes Blog article, March 9, 2017. http://ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/postdetail.cfm?postnum=23493
  • Battany, M.C. (2017). Update of the UCCE bilingual Vine Mealybug identification poster.
  • 87. Smith, R.J. (2016). Accessing real-time temperature data from the NOAA-UCCE towers. http://cemendocino.ucanr.edu/files/237962.pdf
  • Battany, M.C. (2016). Charts of rainfall and soil moisture for SLO County Drought Update Report, seven occasions over the water year.
  • Larsen, R.E. and Battany (2016). Forage production and weather monitoring in San Luis Obispo County in 2016/17. Report to the San Luis Obispo Board of Supervisors, Oct. 19, 2016. 4 p.
  • Battany, M.C. (2016). Grape Erineum Mite. Grape Notes Blog article, Sept. 2, 2016. http://ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/postdetail.cfm?postnum=17804
  • Battany, M.C. (2016). Planthoppers appearing in area vineyards. Grape Notes Blog article, July 11, 2016. http://ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/postdetail.cfm?postnum=21512
  • Battany, M.C. (2016). Red Blotch and the Threecornered Alfalfa Hopper. Grape Notes Blog article, March 10, 2016. http://ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/postdetail.cfm?postnum=20473
  • Battany, M.C. (2016). San Luis Obispo County Annual Report, 2015-16. Summary of past year’s work.
  • Battany, M.C. (2016). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report, Apr-Jun 2016. The vine mealybug.
  • Battany, M.C. (2016). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report, Jan-Mar 2016. Evaluation of grow-tubes to prevent cold damage to newly planted vines.
  • Battany, M.C. (2016). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report, Jul-Sep 2016. Pinot Gris virus and virus spread in California.
  • Battany, M.C. (2016). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report, Oct-Dec 2015. Conditions leading to poor crop yields in 2015 season.
  • Battany, M.C. (2016). The Driedfruit Beetle can exacerbate bunch rot problems. Grape Notes Blog article, Sept. 1, 2016. http://ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/postdetail.cfm?postnum=22009
  • Battany, M.C. (2016). Vine mealybug identification posters. Grape Notes Blog article, April 28, 2016. http://ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/postdetail.cfm?postnum=20899
  • Battany, M.C. (2016). Vineyard floor management and frost risk. Grape Notes Blog article, April 5, 2016. http://ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/postdetail.cfm?postnum=20698
  • Battany, M.C. (2015). . The rise and demise of the UC Experiment Station at Paso Robles. Grape Notes Blog article, May 25, 2015. http://ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/postdetail.cfm?postnum=17803
  • Battany, M.C. (2015). Arrival of the Red Bug to Central Coast vineyards. Grape Notes Blog article, April 10, 2015. http://ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/postdetail.cfm?postnum=17360
  • Battany, M.C. (2015). Black Food Disease in coastal vineyards. Grape Notes Blog article, May 6, 2015. http://ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/postdetail.cfm?postnum=17641
  • 115. Perez, T.E. (2015). Frost protection weather data, UC ANR website for the UCCE/NOAA temperature inversion project. http://ucanr.edu/sites/russianriverhabitat/Inversion_Data/
  • Battany, M.C. (2015). Managing irrigation water quality. Grape Notes Blog article, June 24, 2015. http://ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/postdetail.cfm?postnum=18145
  • 114. Coleman, T. (2015). NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory weather data website for the UCCE/NOAA temperature inversion project. https://www.esrl.noaa.gov/psd/data/obs/datadisplay/index.php?ProjectID=9
  • Battany, M.C. (2015). Pinot Leaf Curl appearing in Central Coast vineyards. Grape Notes Blog article, April 17, 2015. http://ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/postdetail.cfm?postnum=17428
  • Battany, M.C. (2015). Production and economic trends for Santa Barbara County vineyards, and comparison to statewide averages. Grape Notes Blog article, September 24, 2015. http://ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/postdetail.cfm?postnum=19042
  • Battany, M.C. (2015). Production and economic trends for SLO County vineyards. Grape Notes Blog article, August 6, 2015. http://ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/postdetail.cfm?postnum=18590
  • Battany, M.C. (2015). Renovating vineyards affected by trunk diseases. Grape Notes Blog article, May 18, 2015. http://ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/postdetail.cfm?postnum=17755
  • Battany, M.C. (2015). Report on 2015 activities for NOAA Inversion Tower Installation. Progress report for first year funding, submitted 11/2/15, 5 pages.
  • Battany, M.C. (2015). San Luis Obispo County Annual Report, 2014. Summary of 2014 year activities.
  • Battany, M.C. (2015). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report, Apr-Jun 2015. Root orientation and implications of planting methods.
  • Battany, M.C. (2015). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report, Jan-Mar 2015. Shift to a blog format improves grower newsletter.
  • Battany, M.C. (2015). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report, Jul-Sep 2015. Historical grape crop trends.
  • Battany, M.C. (2015). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report, Oct–Dec. 2014. Frost temperature measurements.
  • Battany, M.C.: Smith; McGourty, G.T. (2015). UCCE/NOAA Temperature Inversion Study. Poster presented at the UC ANR Strategic Initiative Conference, Sacramento, CA October 5, 2015.
  • Battany, M.C. (2015). Weather and drought effects on the poor fruit set of 2015. Grape Notes Blog article, December 15, 2015. http://ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/postdetail.cfm?postnum=19728
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2014). Agricultural Water Waste Ordinance Issues; report to San Luis Obispo County Planning Staff. Nov. 6, 2014.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2014). Comparing water use between vineyards. UCCE San Luis Obispo White Paper for County Planning. Nov. 6, 2014.
  • Smith, Rhonda J.; Battany, Mark Carl (2014) Online Temperature Inversion Data for Sites in the Russian River. Sonoma County Viticulture Newsletter
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2014). Reducing vineyard water use. ASEV Water Use Efficiency Symposium, Austin, TX.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2014). Reducing water use for frost protection; Salinity concerns. VENsource online resource. http://wineserver.ucdavis.edu/content.php?category=VENSource&id=1012
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2014). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report. Oct-Dec 2013.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2014). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report. Comparisons of Spatial CIMIS evapotranspiration data to local measurements. Apr-Jun 2014.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2014). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report. Surface Renewal measurement experiments. Jul-Sept 2014.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2014). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report. The use of inversion towers to evaluate frost conditions. Jan-Mar 2014.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2014). Temperature profiles of Central Coast vineyard regions. In Technical Abstracts, ASEV 65th Annual Meeting. Austin, TX June 25-26, 2014.
  • Battany, Mark Carl; Bianchi, Mary L., et al. (2014) The 2014 Drought: Impacts on San Luis Obispo County. 17
  • Battany, M.C. (2014). Vineyard region degree day patterns in Santa Barbara County. Grape Notes newsletter, Nov. 2014. http://cesanluisobispo.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Grape_Notes53476.pdf
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2014). Vineyard temperature profiles. American Vineyard Foundation, Final research report.
  • Battany, Mark Carl; Tindula, Gwen Nicole, et al. (2013). A first year evaluation of the springtime temperature inversion conditions throughout three California counties. ASEV 64th Annual Meeting, Monterey, CA.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2013). An assessment of wind machine performance for vineyard frost protection. American Vineyard Foundation, Final research report.
  • Battany, Mark Carl; Tindula, Gwen Nicole (2013) Online irrigation converter.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2013) Reducing vineyard water use: mechanisms, strategies and limitations. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2013). Regional assessment of vineyard water use in the Central Coast: The Paso Robles Groundwater Basin. American Society of Agronomy Meeting, Visalia, CA.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2013). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report. Apr-Jun 2013.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2013). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report. Jan-Mar 2013.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2013). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report. Jul-Sept 2013.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2013). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report. Oct-Dec 2012.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2013). Soil salinity survey of Paso Robles vineyards from 2006 through 2012. ASEV 64th Annual Meeting, Monterey, CA.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2013). Update of the Paso Robles Soil Salinity Survey. American Vineyard Foundation, Final research report.
  • Battany, Mark Carl; Tindula, Gwen Nicole (2013) Update on the Paso Robles vineyard irrigation study. Grape Notes
  • Tindula, Gwen Nicole; Battany, Mark Carl, et al. (2013). Vineyard Irrigation Scheduling Worksheet – Paso Robles Area. http://cesanluisobispo.ucanr.edu/files/170160.xls
  • Tindula, Gwen Nicole; Battany, Mark Carl, et al. (2013). Vineyard Irrigation Scheduling Worksheet – Santa Barbara/Coastal San Luis Obispo. http://cesanluisobispo.ucanr.edu/files/170161.xls
  • Tindula, Gwen Nicole; Battany, Mark Carl (2013) Visual analysis of inversion tower temperature data.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2012). An assessment of springtime temperature inversion conditions and the usefulness of wind machines for frost protection in California coastal winegrape regions. American Vineyard Foundation, Final project report.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2012). Annual Report: An assessment of springtime temperature inversion conditions and the usefulness of wind machines for frost protection in coastal California vineyards. CDFA Specialty Crops Block Grant Program.
  • Battany, Mark Carl; Tindula, Gwen Nicole, et al. (2012). Comparison of upward-blowing and conventional wind machines for vineyard frost protection. ASEV 63rd Annual Meeting, Portland, OR.
  • Battany, Mark Carl; Tindula, Gwen Nicole, et al. (2012). Measuring springtime temperature inversion conditions for estimating the potential of wind machines for frost protection. ASEV 63rd Annual Meeting, Portland, OR.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2012). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2012). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report, Jan-Mar 2012.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2012). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report, Jul-Sept 2012.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2012). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report, Oct-Dec 2011.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2012). Vine training height and the air temperature microclimate. American Vineyard. Malcolm Media. October 2012.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2012) Vine training height and the air temperature microclimate. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2012) Vine training height and the air temperature microclimate. Vine Lines Fresno County newsletter
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2012) Wind machine performance trial update. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2011) A historical perspective of the April 2011 frosts: Just like old times. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl; Smith, Rhonda J., et al. (2011). Active Frost Protection: Water. Online frost protection training units. http://lawr.ucdavis.edu/ce_frost_protection.htm
  • Battany, Mark Carl; Smith, Rhonda J., et al. (2011). Active Frost Protection: Wind Machines. Online frost protection training units. http://lawr.ucdavis.edu/ce_frost_protection.htm
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2011). Central Coast – Salinity conditions. ASEV Grape and Wine Issues in Central Coast Vineyards Conference, Monterey, CA.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2011). Determination of the vineyard irrigation crop coefficients within the Paso Robles Groundwater Basin ‘Area of Concern’. ASEV 62nd Annual Meeting, Monterey, CA.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2011). Determination of vineyard irrigation crop coefficients within the Paso Robles groundwater basin 'Area of Concern'. American Vineyard Foundation, Final report.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2011). Evaluando el uso de riego por viñedos en la zona de Paso Robles. Octavo Seminario de Vitivinicultura, Ensenada, Mexico.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2011). Evaluation of soil salinity conditions in Central Coast vineyards. American Vineyard Foundation, annual research report.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2011). Evaluations of soil salinity conditions in California Central Coast winegrape vineyards. Western Nutrient Management Conference, Reno, NV.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2011). "How cold was the 2010 season?"
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2011). How cold was the 2010 season? Western Farm Press. January 7, 2011.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2011) Improved information on temperature inversion conditions helps guide frost protection decisions. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2011). Just how cold was the 2010 season? Grape Notes. UCCE. http://cesanluisobispo.ucdavis.edu/newsletters/Grape_Notes31123.pdf
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2011). La evaluacion de la salinidad del suelo en los vinedos de la Costa Central de California. Octavo Seminario de Vitivinicultura, Ensenada, Mexico.
  • Battany, Mark Carl; Smith, Rhonda J., et al. (2011). La proteccion activa contra las heladas: Agua. Online frost protection training units. http://lawr.ucdavis.edu/ce_frost_protection_spanish.htm
  • Battany, Mark Carl; Smith, Rhonda J., et al. (2011). La proteccion pasiva contra las heladas. Online frost protection training units. http://lawr.ucdavis.edu/ce_frost_protection_spanish.htm
  • Battany, Mark Carl; Smith, Rhonda J., et al. (2011). La protecction activa contra las heladas: Viento. Online frost protection training units. http://lawr.ucdavis.edu/ce_frost_protection_spanish.htm
  • Battany, Mark Carl; Smith, Rhonda J., et al. (2011). Los metodos para medir la temperatura. Online frost protection training units. http://lawr.ucdavis.edu/ce_frost_protection_spanish.htm
  • Battany, Mark Carl; Smith, Rhonda J., et al. (2011). Methods of measuring temperature. Online frost protection training units. http://lawr.ucdavis.edu/ce_frost_protection.htm
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2011) Online Frost Protection Training Units. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2011) Online Frost Protection Training Units. San Joaquin Valley Viticulture Blog
  • Battany, Mark Carl; Smith, Rhonda J., et al. (2011). Passive frost protection. Online frost protection training units. http://lawr.ucdavis.edu/ce_frost_protection.htm
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2011). San Luis Obispo County 2011 UCCE Annual Report, viticulture activities.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2011). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report, Apr-Jun 2011.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2011). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report, Jan-Mar 2011.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2011). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report, July-Oct 2011.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2011). Santa Barbara County Quarterly Report, Oct-Dec 2010.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2011) The April 2011 Central Coast frost event. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2011). Using the Paso Panel to quickly measure the canopy shaded area and estimate vineyard irrigation crop coefficients. Grape Day, Kearney Agricultural Center.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2010). Evaluation of deficit irrigation impacts on vine productivity over five years. ASEV International Cool Climate Symposium, Seattle, WA.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2010). Harvest report, 2009 season. Wines and Vines. January 2010.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2010). High-resolution spatial monitoring improves the understanding of regional temperature patterns. ASEV International Cool Climate Symposium, Seattle, WA.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2010). Irrigation project determines water usage. Western Farm Press. Western Farm Press. April 26, 2010.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2010). Paso Robles irrigation monitoring project. SLO County Annual Report.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2010) Paso Robles irrigation monitoring project. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2010). Quantification of delayed ripening in winegrapes sprayed with horticultural oil. ASEV International Cool Climate Symposium, Seattle, WA.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2010). Temperature characteristics of the Santa Maria Valley AVA. Regulations.gov. 3.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2010) The effects of mineral oil sprays on the ripening of wine grapes. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2010). Trapping European grapevine moth. Western Farm Press. Western Farm Press. April 23, 2010.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2010) Trapping program to detect the European Grapevine Moth. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2010) Using regional vineyard temperature data for evaluating AVA boundaries. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2009). California regulated deficit irrigation program final report: 2004-2008 seasons. 25.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2009). Determining crop coefficients. http://cesanluisobispo.ucdavis.edu/files/70038.pdf
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2009). Estimating Vineyard Water Use in the Estrella-Creston Area of Concern. http://cesanluisobispo.ucdavis.edu/files/71055.pdf
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2009). Evaluation of rootstock performance with Pinot Noir on a high-magnesium soil. ASEV 60th Annual Meeting, Napa, California.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2009). Harvest report, 2008 season. Wines and Vines.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2009). "Instructions for using the Paso Panel canopy shade meter." from http://cesanluisobispo.ucdavis.edu/Viticulture/Paso_Panel.htm.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2009). JMS Stylet Oil trials, California Central Coast winegrapes. Annual report, 2009 season. 6.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2009). Notes on degree-day calculations. Merced Tree and Vine newsletter.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2009). Project report for the effects of post-harvest sprays of Lorsban and Movento on control of the vine mealybug. 3.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2009). Soil salinity overview. http://cesanluisobispo.ucdavis.edu/files/70039.pdf
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2009). Summary of Syrah vine health problems. http://cesanluisobispo.ucdavis.edu/files/71330.pdf
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2009). Upcoming irrigation study in the Paso Robles area. Independent Grape Growers of the Paso Robles Area newsletter.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2009). Upcoming irrigation study in the Paso Robles area. PRWCA newsletter. July 2009.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2009). "Vintage publications." from http://cesanluisobispo.ucdavis.edu/Viticulture/Vintage_Publications.htm.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2009). Viticulture Extension Seminars. Annual report, 2008 season. American Vineyard Foundation.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2008). A brief summary of Syrah Disorder/Decline on the California Central Coast. International Syrah Symposium, Lyon, France.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2008). A practical method for counting berries based on image analysis. 2nd Annual National Viticulture Research Conference, Davis, CA.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2008). A practical method for counting berries based on image analysis. 2nd Annual Viticultural Research Conference. Davis, CA. July 9-11, 2008.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2008). Atmometers for irrigation management. Farm Water Quality News.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2008). California regulated deficit irrigation program. Annual report, 2007 season. 10.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2008) Central Coast temperature data—signature of a challenging season. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2008). Central Coast vine mealybug insecticide trial report, 2008 season. 2.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2008) Control of vine mealybug with Movento and Applaud insecticides. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2008). "Counting winegrape berries using image analysis." from http://cesanluisobispo.ucdavis.edu/Viticulture/Berry_counting.htm.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2008). Datalogging harvest snips make easy work of cluster counting. ASEV 59th Annual Meeting, Portland, Oregon.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2008). "Estimating berry size distribution using image analysis." from http://cesanluisobispo.ucdavis.edu/Viticulture/Berry_size_distribution.htm.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2008). Evaluation of irrigation management based on local crop coefficient measurements. Annual report, 2007 season. American Vineyard Foundation. 12.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2008). Harvest report, 2007 season. Wines and Vines. January 2008.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2008). Harvest snips with electronic counter. UCOP Record of Invention. Submitted 3/5/2008, 5 p. 5. March 5, 2008.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2008). "Historical winegrape production statistics." from http://cesanluisobispo.ucdavis.edu/Viticulture/Historical_winegrape_production_statistics.htm.
  • Smith, Rhonda J. (2008). International research symposium on Syrah Disorder and Decline. Annual report, 2007 season. American Vineyard Foundation. 6.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2008). JMS Stylet Oil Trials, California Central Coast Winegrapes; 2008 season report. 6 p.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2008) Notes on degree-day calculations. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2008) Paso Robles Soil Salinity Survey, Part II. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2008). Project report for effects of Prev-Am horticultural oil on winegrape ripening. 3 p.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2008). Un breve resumen del declinamiento y desorden de la variedad Sirah en la Costa Central de California. V Seminario Internacional de Vitivinicultura, Ensenada, Mexico.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2007). A brief summary of Syrah Disorder/Decline on the California Central Coast. Syrah Vine Health Symposium, Davis, CA.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2007). A dispensing mechanism for bottled liquid and baits. UCOP Record of Invention. 5. April 19, 2007.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2007) Alternative cover crop management for drought years. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2007). California regulated deficit irrigation program. Annual report, 2006 season. 5.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2007). Datalogging harvest snips. UCOP Record of Invention. 5. Oct. 1, 2007.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2007). Harvest report, 2007 season. Wines and Vines. January 2007.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2007). Irrigation evaluations based on the rapid on-site determination of the crop coefficient. 13th Australian Wine Industry Technical Conference, Adelaide, South Australia.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2007). Paso Robles soil salinity survey. 1st Annual National Viticulture Research Conference, Davis, CA.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2007) Paso Robles Soil Salinity Survey, Part I. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2007) Santa Barbara County Air Temperature Monitoring. Grape Notes
  • Lambert, Jean Jacques; Dahlgren, Randy A., et al. (2007). Soil chemical and physical variability in a Paso Robles vineyard. 1st Annual National Viticulture Research Conference, Davis, CA.
  • Lambert, Jean Jacques; Wolpert, James A., et al. (2007). Soil Physical and Chemical Properties and Wine Characteristics in a Paso Robles Vineyard. ASEV 58th Annual Meeting, Reno, Nevada.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2007). Soil salinity survey of Central Coast vineyards. Annual report, 2006 season. American Vineyard Foundation. 5.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2007). The measurement of vascular flow into Syrah clusters. Annual report, 2006 season. American Vineyard Foundation. 5.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2007). "Vineyard air temperature in Santa Barbara County." from http://groups.ucanr.org/SBtemperature/.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2007). "Vineyard air temperatures in San Luis Obispo County." from http://groups.ucanr.org/SLOtemperature/.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2006) A rapid method for measuring vine canopy shaded areas. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2006) Accessing online soil survey information. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2006). California regulated deficit irrigation program annual report. 10.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2006) Fine-tuning irrigation management with a post-season evaluation. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2006). Harvest report, 2006 growing season. Wines and Vines. January 2006.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2006) Kaolin clay crop protectant for sunburn control. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2006) Leaf temperature as an indicator of vine water stress. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2006). "New Method for Measuring Canopy Shaded Area Will Improve Irrigation Management." UC Delivers from http://ucanr.org/pasopanel.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2006) Percussion probes for quick installation of soil moisture sensors. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2006) Pierce’s Disease symptoms in cool coastal climates. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2006) Syrah disorder update. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2006). The evaluation of continuous thermistor-based leaf temperature measurements as an indicator of vine water status in irrigated winegrapes. Annual report, 2005 season. American Vineyard Foundation.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2006) Updated crop coefficients for California vineyards. Grape Notes
  • Daane, Kent M.; Varela, Lucia G., et al. (2006). Vine mealybug in California's grape-growing regions: could its spread have been prevented? 90th Annual Meeting Pacific Branch, Entomological Society of America, Maui, Hawaii.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2006). Water relations factors relating to Syrah Distoder on the Central Coast. Annual report, 2005 season. American Vineyard Foundation.
  • Varela, Lucia G.; Smith, Rhonda J., et al. (2006). Which mealybug is it, and why should you care? Practical Winery and Vineyard. Jan/Feb.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2005) Crop load, viruses and potassium effects on canopy health. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2005) Extended ripening research results. Grape Notes
  • Daane, Kent M.; Cooper, Monica L., et al. (2005). Got ants? An update on mealybug and Argentine Ant management in California's coastal vineyards. CCVT Newsletter. Summer 2005.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2005). Harvest report - 2004 growing season. Wines and Vines.
  • Daane, Kent M.; Battany, Mark Carl, et al. (2005). Investigation of the grape mealybug complex and its natural enemies to improve biological controls. Annual report, 2004 season. Viticulture Consortium and American Vineyard Foundation.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2005) Syrah Disorder, overall summary of 2004 research. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2005). The evaluation of continuous thermistor-based leaf temperature measurements as an indicator of vine water stress in irrigated winegrapes. Annual Report, 2004 Season. American Vineyard Foundation.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2005) Vine mealybug update. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2005). Water relations factors relating to Syrah Disorder on the Central Coast. Annual report, 2004 season. American Vineyard Foundation.
  • Daane, Kent M.; Sime, Karen R., et al. (2004). "Ants in your vineyard?" KAC Plant Protection Quarterly 14(2): 6-8.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2004) Atmometers for ET estimation. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2004). Harvest report - 2003 season. Wines and Vines. January 2004.
  • Daane, Kent M.; Battany, Mark Carl, et al. (2004). Investigation of the grape mealybug complex and its natural enemies to improve biological control. 2002-2003 Viticulture Research Report, California Table Grape Commission. 32, 24.
  • Battany, Mark Carl; Van Bavel, Mike, et al. (2004). Measurement of Grapevine Transpiration Stress by the Sap Flow Crop Index Method. ASEV 55th Annual Meeting, San Diego, California.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2004) Salinity management for drought years. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2004). Vine mealybug update. PRVGA Wine Country News. PRVGA. Nov/Dec 2004.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2004) Vine mealybug update. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2003). Correlation of vineyard atmometer reference evapotranspiration measurements with weather station evapotranspiration measurements. Annual report, 2002 season. American Vineyard Foundation.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2003) European Fruit Lecanium Scale. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2003). Harvest report, 2002 season. Wines and Vines. January 2003.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2003) Syrah Disorder & Survey Results. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2003). "Vine mealybug identification posters." UC Delivers from http://ucanr.org/vmbposter.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2003) Vine mealybug update. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2003). Wanted: Vine mealybug / Se busca: El piojo harinoso de la vid (winery/harvest version). Aug. 18, 2003.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2002) Crown Gall. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2002) Estimates of ET with Atmometers. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2002). Harvest report, 2001 growing season. Wines and Vines. January 2002.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2002) Harvest time in the vineyard. Sustainable Vineyard
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2002) Vine mealybug. Grape Notes
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2002). Wanted: Vine mealybug / Se busca: El piojo harinoso de la vid (Field version). UCCE.
  • Battany, Mark Carl (2002) Wintertime in the vineyard. Sustainable Vineyard

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