Vineyard Info

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The Importance of Detecting Disease Before Planting

By:  Judit Monis, Ph.D. - Vineyard and Plant Health Consultant The summer and fall are the seasons for vineyard managers ...
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In Season Nutrient Management

By: Kirk Williams, Lecturer-Texas Tech University Nutrient management is a critical practice to have a healthy and productive vineyard. Nutrition ...
Blu Dot Farm & Vineyard's patio with chairs, umbrellas, a small travel trailer and their rows of vineyards

Blu Dot Farm & Vineyard

Small Batch Wines With Big Personalities By: Gerald Dlubala Blu Dot Farm & Vineyard is a boutique farm, winery and ...
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Overview of Grape Crop Insurance

By: Trevor Troyer, 
Vice-President of Operations 
for Agricultural Risk Management What is Federally subsidized crop insurance? What is Grape Crop ...
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Best Practices for Wastewater Management in the Winery

By: Alyssa L. Ochs It is common knowledge that wineries produce a significant amount of wastewater. Still, it's imperative to ...
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Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Oregon’s Willamette Valley AVA

By: Becky Garrison This year marks the 40th anniversary of Oregon's Willamette Valley AVA, which runs from Portland in the ...
mealybugs on grapevine

Effective Tools to Combat Vinyard Pests

By: Cheryl Gray No vineyard wants to watch its profits disappear. Yet, left undetected, pests can feed and multiply on ...
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Exploring the Latest Research Into Regenerative Agriculture

By: Becky Garrison In What Your Food Ate: How to Heal Our Land and Reclaim Our Health (W.W. Norton & ...
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Highlights of the National Clean Plant Network Grapevine Tier II Meeting

By:  Judit Monis, Ph.D. - Vineyard and Plant Health Consultant The National Clean Plant Network (NCPN) is a USDA funded ...
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Improve Vineyard Spray Performance with Adjuvants

By: Kirk Williams, Lecturer-Texas Tech University Pesticide applications in the vineyard whether using an organic product or a synthetic product, ...