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Best Practices for Water Management  

Best Practices for Water Management  

By: Becky Garrison During the virtual Oregon Wine Symposium (February 15-17, 2022), Cheney Vidrine, winemaker for Union Wine Company, moderated ...
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Wine Tank Purchasing Thoughts

Wine Tank Purchasing Thoughts

By: Tom Payette - Wimemaking Consultant One of the biggest tasks in setting up a winery or expanding one is ...
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Frequently Asked Questions for Pruning Grapevines 

Frequently Asked Questions for Pruning Grapevines 

By: Annie Klodd, University of Minnesota Extension Pruning season is almost upon us, this article references common grapevine terminology and ...
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Does Crop Insurance Cover Losses to My Vines?

Does Crop Insurance Cover Losses to My Vines?

By: Trevor Troyer, 
Vice President 
Agricultural Risk Management, LLC Does crop insurance cover losses to my vines? What can I ...
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Chateau Chantal: A Unique Experience in Northern Hospitality

Chateau Chantal: A Unique Experience in Northern Hospitality

By: Nan McCreary Chateau Chantal, one of Northern Michigan’s earliest wineries, is raising the bar for wine lovers looking for ...
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Nitrogen Use Improves Your Wine, Your Packaging and Your Bottom Line   

Nitrogen Use Improves Your Wine, Your Packaging and Your Bottom Line   

By: Gerald Dlubala It’s colorless, odorless and virtually undetectable. As a result, nitrogen is one of the most effective tools ...
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SEISMIC PROTECTION

SEISMIC PROTECTION

Manufacturing Tanks for Wineries to Withstand the Unpredictability of Natural Disasters and More! By: Cheryl Gray Although wineries have plenty ...
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Wineries Enhance Profits and Customers’ Palettes with Mulled Wine

Wineries Enhance Profits and Customers’ Palettes with Mulled Wine

Olde Tradition Spice Helps Wineries Create New Flavors and New Sales Studies have shown that the spices used in mulling ...
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Cash Still Operation

Cash Still Operation

By: Tom Payette, Winemaking Consultant Testing Volatile Acidity Volatile acidity, vinegar production, is an important measurement to obtain when making ...
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What Records Do You Need at the Time of a Claim?

What Records Do You Need at the Time of a Claim?

By: Trevor Troyer, Vice President Agricultural Risk Management, LLC So, you have opened up a claim in your vineyard due ...
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