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Grapes 101 | Viticulture and Enology

Grapes 101 | Viticulture and Enology | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
How Grapevines Respond to Water Stress
Grapes 101 is a series of brief articles highlighting the fundamentals of cool climate grape and wine production.
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The Benefits of Dry-Farming Wine—For the Palate and the Planet - Modern Farmer

The Benefits of Dry-Farming Wine—For the Palate and the Planet - Modern Farmer | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
Two Oregon winemakers hope to convince their grape-growing counterparts to resist irrigation.
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Winery waste water could help battle drought

Winery waste water could help battle drought | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
A groundbreaking study by researchers at UC Davis could pave the way for winery waste water to be used to irrigate vineyards, helping to overcome a lack of water in drought-stricken wine regions.
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California drought: Why mandatory cuts didn’t hit farms

California drought: Why mandatory cuts didn’t hit farms | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
SACRAMENTO — As Californians prepare for unprecedented mandatory water reductions of 25 percent beginning next month, state officials find themselves defending a decision to exclude the biggest water user in the state in the required cutbacks — agriculture. Critics have charged that Gov. Jerry Brown’s order unfairly exempts agriculture from mandatory water savings, despite the industry’s consumption of 80 percent of the state’s water supply that is available for people, businesses and irrigatio
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How Much Water & Energy It Takes to Make Wine

How Much Water & Energy It Takes to Make Wine | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
Wine should be tasty enough to knock your knickers off but not kill the planet in the process. Which is why we love this infographic from the Frei Brothers, puts it all in perspective. Happy drinking!
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Water: The Solution to Wine Fraud? | Wine News & Features

Water: The Solution to Wine Fraud? | Wine News & Features | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
Water: The Solution to Wine Fraud?,Scientists look for ways to tackle wine adulteration.
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How IBM is Bringing Watson to Wine

How IBM is Bringing Watson to Wine | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
IBM helped the E.&J. Gallo Winery build a big-data irrigation system for wine that uses Watson to more efficiently water grapevines.
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Reusing wastewater at vineyards won't spoil wine - Futurity

Reusing wastewater at vineyards won't spoil wine - Futurity | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
It takes a lot of water to make wine. Researchers wondered if California vineyards could reuse wastewater for irrigation and the answer appears to be yes.
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California Water Law Will Affect Vineyard Value | Wine News & Features

California Water Law Will Affect Vineyard Value | Wine News & Features | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
California Water Law Will Affect Vineyard Value. Water rights could make some vineyards worth 15 times more than their neighbors. Read wine news & features.
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Dry wine: How does the California drought affect the wine industry?

Dry wine: How does the California drought affect the wine industry? | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
Dry wine: How does the California drought affect the wine industry?
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