Project Development Bertotti Landscaping, Inc. PETALUMA, California
Wine grapes are among the top-10 most water-intensive crops in California, presenting an opportunity for an industry steeped in tradition to become a leader in regenerative systems and infrastructure. Join us in exploring how an adaptable ecosystem, environmental and social benefits, and an outstanding wine are all part of a single, elegant project.
Credit: Patrik Arghast
Gain insight into the seven performance categories that guide a successful Living Building Challenge project
Learn about the challenges and opportunities for good design and construction when working towards an aspirational standard of environmental impact
Understand the importance of master planning and programming for a complex, multi-use site to with industry defined parameters for a specific agricultural use-product, the ‘art of winemaking’
Discover ways or preserving natural ecologies through rehabilitation using climate appropriate, native and insectary planting that supports habitats and reduces or eliminates pesticide use.