May 12-13, 2021
Santa Rosa, CA
JT Jaeger began his career in the agricultural section nearly 10 years ago, shortly after receiving his BS in Geneticsat the University of California. He stared his career as a soil microbiologist working in a UC Davis research lab studying soils and its microbiome. This led him to acquire his MS in Soils and Sustainability in 2014 from the University of Edinburgh, Scotland, emphasizing the importance of sustainable farming practices in relation to soil physical, chemical and biological characteristics. Prior to his time at Enartis USA, JT Jaeger had worked for a viticulture consulting firm as a Soil Scientist and Viticulturist, where his passion and commitment to winegrowing and proper soil management allowed him to provide clients with valuable insight and guidance into their vineyards. He consulted on many aspects of viticulture, but specialized in soils evaluation, irrigation management and nutrient management. As the Sustainable Viticulture Specialist at Enartis USA, he is using his past experiences to continue his commitment to winegrowing with the ultimate goal of helping clients produce the best quality wine grapes possible.