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WINEGRAPE VARIETY FOCUS: PETITE SIRAH (DURIF)

WINEGRAPE VARIETY FOCUS: PETITE SIRAH (DURIF)

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2022.  BY STAN GRANT, VITICULTURIST. Although Petite Sirah is firmly associated with California, its homeland is southeast France. There the variety is known as Durif after Dr. Francois Durif, the French nurseryman who first discovered and...

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APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR 9TH ANNUAL CA GREEN MEDAL AWARDS

APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR 9TH ANNUAL CA GREEN MEDAL AWARDS

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2022.  BY WINE INSTITUTE. SAN FRANCISCO — California vineyards and wineries are encouraged to apply for the 2023 California Green Medal Sustainable Winegrowing Leadership Awards, with applications now being accepted at greenmedal.org. Vineyards...

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NGRA’S INAUGURAL FELLOW: ABBY HAMMERMEISTER

NGRA’S INAUGURAL FELLOW: ABBY HAMMERMEISTER

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2022.  BY DONNELL BROWN, NGRA PRESIDENT. Abby Hammermeister of UC Davis Wins Three-Year Award with Research Focusing on Understanding Grapevine Stress Response to Heat and Drought In Spring 2022, the National Grape Research Alliance (NGRA)...

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LODI’S VITICULTURE RESEARCH VISION EXPANDS

LODI’S VITICULTURE RESEARCH VISION EXPANDS

MONDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2022.  BY STEPHANIE BOLTON, PhD, LODI WINEGRAPE COMMISSION.   HISTORY Typically, research by a trade association like the Lodi Winegrape Commission is done by allocating funds towards projects deemed as priority needs. Requests for proposals...

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7
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