VC Gonzales Center offering ‘Viticulture 2022’ course Jan. 25-June 25

Victoria College Gonzales Center will offer a “Viticulture 2022” course Jan. 25-June 25 that will allow students to experience a local vineyard’s grape-producing process from winter dormancy to summer harvest.

The course will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays in Room 105 of VC’s Gonzales Center and from 9 a.m. to noon on location at a vineyard in Goliad County.

Students will learn vineyard trellis design and pruning, grapevine grafting, pesticide application, vine maintenance and grape chemistry and harvest.

The cost for the course is $210.

Victoria College’s Gonzales Center is located at 424 E. Sarah DeWitt Drive in Gonzales.

To register for the course or get more information, call (830) 672-6251 or email